Dr. Morishima graduated from University of Tokyo and then became a lecturer of Seikei University. In 1988, he became an associate professor and in 2001 a professor of Seikei University. In 2004, he bacame a professor of department of applied physics of Waseda University. His research interests include Computer Graphics, Computer
Vision, Multimodal Signal Processing and Human Computer Interaction.
He is a member of the IEEE, ACM SIGGRAPH and the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers Japan(IEICE-J).
He is a trustee of Japanese Academy of Facial Studies. He received the IEICE-J achievement award in May, 1992 and the Interaction 2001 best paper award from the Information Processing Society of Japan in Feb. 2001.