Kazushi Ohya is an associate professor at Tsurumi University,
Yokohama, Japan. He received a M.A. in Linguistics and a Ph.D. in
Computer Science, both from Chiba University, Japan. He has researched
markup languages such as HyTime and XML, language documentation
with linguists studying endangered languages, and experimented on
corpora e.g. Old-Map, Manga, and discourse data. He is a member of
IEEE, ACM, IPSJ, and ADHO.
The department of library, archive, and information studies at Tsurumi University provides courses on computer science for humanities students. The courses include one introductory and two intermediate programming courses.