Rie Shigemori

Student Experience Assistant


Rie (they/them) has worked in the education sector for more than seven years. 

They worked as a full-time teacher and part-time tutor in Japan, offering 100+ students in secondary education academic, pastoral, and career support. 

Whilst working as a Student Experience Assistant at the School of Economics from October 2022, they are actively engaged in educational activities within and outwith the university with a strong passion in questioning assumptions ("philosophising").


MSc in Education - specialisation in Philosophy of Education (University of Edinburgh, 2022)

Bachelor's degree in Education - specialisation in Comparative Education and Educational Sociology (University of Tokyo, 2019)