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(Last Updated: Nov 30, 2020 12:05)

Akitoshi Miyashita

Department of International Relations

Professor, Dean of the E-Track Program

miyashi@tiu.ac.jp


Education

  1. 1997 Ph.D. - Columbia, Department of Political Science.
  2. 1989 M.A. - International Affairs, American University
  3. 1987 B.A. - International Studies, Tokyo International University

Teaching and Research Interests:

Global Politics, Japanese Foreign Policy, War and Public Memory

Academic Appointments/Professional Experience

2011

Visiting Scholar, Swedish Institute of International Affairs

2008-2009

Visiting Scholar, University of California, Irvine

2007-2008

Visiting Fellow, Vanderbilt University

2007 -

Professor, Tokyo International University

2002-2007

Associate Professor, Tokyo International University

2000-2002

Assistant Professor, Tokyo International University

1997-2000

Assistant Professor, Drake University

Fellowship & Grants

2015-2016

Suntory Foundation Research Grant

2007-2008

Fulbright Research Grant

2002-2004

Research Institute for Peace and Security Fellow

Selected Publications/Conference Papers

Handbook on Postwar Japanese Foreign Policy (in Japanese, Minerva Shobo, 2017).

Limits to Power: Asymmetric Dependence and Japan’s Foreign Aid Policy (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2003).

Japanese Foreign Policy in Asia and the Pacific: Domestic Interests, American Pressure, and Regional Integration (Co-edited with Yoichiro Sato, New York: Palgrave 2001).

“Where Do Norms Come From? Foundations of Japan’s Postwar Pacifism,” International Relations of the Asia Pacific, Vol. 7, No. 1 (2007): 99-120.

Gaiatsu and Japan's Foreign Aid: Rethinking the Reactive-Proactive Debate,” International Studies Quarterly. Vol. 43, No. 4 (1999): 695-732.