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AffiliationGraduate School of Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences
PositionAssociate Professor
Year of Birth

Educational Background

Academic Degrees
Degree: Master of Studies in Forced Migration (University of Oxford)
Method: Coursework
Year: 2000
Degree: LLM in International Human Rights Law (University of London, International Programme)
Method: Coursework
Year: 2017
Degree: PhD (in Politics) (University of Sussex)
Method: Coursework
Year: 2019
Graduate School
University of Oxford
Graduate School, Division of International Development
Forced Migration Studies
Course: Master's
Completion Category: 2000 (Completed)
International Programme, University of London
Graduate School, Division of Law
International Human Rights Law
Course: Master's
Completion Category: 2017 (Completed)
University of Sussex
Graduate School, Division of Politics
Course: Doctor
Completion Category: 2019 (Completed)
University, etc.
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
Foundation Diploma for Postgraduate Studies
International Relations and International Development
Completion Status: 1999 (Graduated)

Research Field

Research Field
Research Field: Forced Migration Studies
Keywords: Refugees, Asylum, Politics, Law, Asia, Japan, Migration
Category: Politics (3701), International law (3603), International relations (3702)

Career (Professional)

2004.01-2005.07 Counter-Trafficking Unit, Migration Management Department, IOM
2017.07- Dissertation Supervisor / Examiner, Refugee Law Initiative , Institute of Advanced Study, University of London
2019.02-2019.05 Part-time Lecturer, School of Global Studies, University of Sussex
2019.06- Associate Professor, Graduate School of Social Sciences, Hitotsubashi University
2019.06- Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hitotsubashi University
2020.04- Part-time Lecturer, Graduate School, International Christian University

Academic Society Affiliations

NOInstitute NamePositionYear
1.Japan Association for Migration Policy Studies
2.British International Studies Association
3.International Association for the Study of Forced Migration
4.The International Human Rights Law Association
5.The Japan Association of International Relations
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