Security Studies, Regional Studies-Areas of Expertise

Akira W. Jingushi (Fellow, Government and Law Division, Security Studies Department)

Education and Professional Experience

Jun 2015 – Jul 2015 Visiting Fellow, the Royal United Services Institute
Apr 2013 – Present Fellow, Government and Law Division, Security Studies Department, National Institute for Defense Studies
Jan 2012 – Mar 2013 Economic Development Researcher, Global Health Policy Division, International Cooperation Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2011 MA in Conflict, Security and Development, Department of War Studies, King's College London
2010 LLM in major of Political Science, Graduate School of Law, Keio University
2008 BA in Policy Management, Keio University

Areas of Expertise

Civil War; Peacebuilding (SSR, State-building); Security and Development in Africa

Research Articles (non-refereed)

Conference Presentations

  • "Coup-proofing and Security Sector Reform: Reconciling an Ideal with Reality," 4th Global International Studies Conference (Frankfurt, Germany), August 2014.
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