KAWANAKA Takeshi

KAWANAKA Takeshi

Area Studies Center・Director-General

Research Field:
Comparative Politics, New Democracies, Political Institutions, Southeast Asian Politics

Education / Research Experience

Education:
Ph. D. in Political Science, Kobe University, 2004
M. A. in Law, Waseda University, 1993
B. A. in Law, Waseda University, 1989
Professional Career:
Director-General, Area Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies, 2017-present
Deputy Director-General, Area Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies, 2016-2017
Senior Researcher, Area Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies, 2015-2016
Director, Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center, 2012-2015
Senior Researcher, Area Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies, 2010-2012
Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies, 2008
Visiting Scholar, Ateneo de Manila University, 2006-2007
Visiting Scholar, Stanford University, 2005-2006
Associate Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies, 2004-2008
Visiting Research Associate, University of the Philippines, 1996-1998
Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies, 1993-2004


Teaching:
Lecturer in Comparative Politics and Government, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, International Christian University, 2010 - present (spring terms).
Lecturer in Area Politics, Faculty of Law, Kobe University, 2011 and 2013 (Intensive Summer Course).
Lecturer in Asian Politics, Department of Political Science, Meiji University, 2010 - 2012, 2014, 2017 (2nd semesters).
Lecturer in Politics in Southeast Asia, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University, Winter Term 2009.
Lecturer in Comparative Politics (East Asia), Department of Political Science, Meiji University, 1st semester 2009.
Lecturer in Area Studies (Southeast Asia), Faculty of Law, Seijo University, Tokyo, 2001 - 2004 (1st semesters).
Lecturer in Southeast Asian Politics, Department of Political Science, Komazawa University, Tokyo, 1st Semester 2000.


Professional Activities:
Chair of Editorial Board, Ajia Keizai (Asian Economies), 2017–present.
Board of Directors, Japan Association for Asian Studies, 2015-2017.
Chair, Committee on Philippine Assistance Program Evaluation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2010.
Member, Committee on Philippine Assistance Program, Japan International Cooperation Agency, 2010.
Short Term Consultant, the World Bank, 2007, 2008.
Editorial Board, Ajia Kenkyu (Asian Studies), 2004-2011.
Editorial Board, Ajia Keizai (Asian Economies), 1999-2001; 2011-2016.

Major Works

English

Other Information

Membership of Academic Societies

Japanese Political Science Association, Japan Association for Comparative Politics, Japan Association for Asian Studies, American Political Science Association

E-mail

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