About me

Taro Takaguchi, Ph.D.
Senior Data Scientist / Manager at Data Science center, LINE Corporation

E-mail (personal): taro.takaguchi.cp (at] gmail.com

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Oct 2017 – Present Manager (July 2019 – Present)
Senior Data Scientist (Jan 2019 – Present)
Data Scientist (Oct 2017 – Dec 2018),
LINE Corporation
Apr 2016 – Sep 2017 Researcher (tenure track),
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Apr 2013 – Mar 2016 Project Researcher,
National Institute of Informatics, JST ERATO Kawarabayashi Large Graph Project
Apr 2010 – Mar 2013 JSPS Research Fellow (DC1),
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


Apr 2010 – Mar 2013 Ph.D. of Information Science and Technology,
(Thesis: “Mining Temporal Patterns of Communication Behavior in Social Networks”, supervised by Assoc. Prof. Naoki Masuda)
Department of Mathematical Informatics,
Graduate School of Information Science and Technology,
The University of Tokyo
Apr 2008 – Mar 2010 Master of Informatics,
Department of Applied Analysis and Complex Dynamical Systems,
Graduate School of Informatics,
Kyoto University
Apr 2004 – Mar 2008 Bachelor of Engineering,
Undergraduate School of Informatics and Mathematical Science,
Faculty of Engineering,
Kyoto University
Apr 2001 – Mar 2004 Yonago Higashi High School, Tottori

Adjunct appointments

2017 Visiting Associate Professor, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
2016 Visiting Researcher, National Institute of Informatics