Security Studies,Regional Studies-Areas of Expertise

ISHIHARA Yusuke(Senior Fellow, Policy Simulation Division)


2007 Bachelor of Laws, Department of Political Science Keio University
2009 Master of Arts in Strategic Studies, Graduate Studies in Strategy and Defence, Australian National University
2010 Research Fellow, The National Institute For Defense Studies
2014 to 2015 Deputy Director, International Policy Division, Bureau of Defense Policy, Ministry of Defense

Areas of Expertise

Japanese Foreign Policy in East Asia and the Pacific

Selected Publications

  • "Japan's National Security in 2013," Security Outlook of the Asia Pacific Countries and Its Implications for the Defense Sector: NIDS Joint Research Series, No. 11, October 2014, pp. 123-148.
  • "Japan-Australia Defense Cooperation in the Asia Pacific Region", ANU-NIDS Joint Research: Beyond Hub and Spokes, Tokyo:NIDS, March 2014, pp. 93-122.
  • "Japan-Australia Security Relations and the Rise of China," UNISCI Discussion Papers, No.32, May 2013, pp.81-98.
  • "Australia's Security Policy: Enhancing Engagements in the Asia-Pacific Region", East Asian Strategic Review 2013 (English Version), Tokyo: Japan Times, May 2013.
  • "America's Rebalance to Asia and its Implications for Japan-US-Australia Security Cooperation," (co-authored with Tomohiko Satake) Asia-Pacific Review, 19:2 (November 2012), pp. 6-25.
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