KIKUCHI Hirokazu

KIKUCHI Hirokazu

Overseas Research Fellow (Buenos Aires)

Research Field:
Latin American Politics, Comparative Politics, Political Institutions

Education / Research Experience

Education:
Bachelor of Laws (equivalent to BA), Concentration in Political Science, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, March 2001.
Master of Laws (equivalent to MA), Major in Political Science, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, March 2003.
Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Political Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, December 2012.
Professional Career:
TA/Instructor (Part-Time) (August 2004-August 2008), Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Visiting Scholar (May 2005-July 2005), Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Visiting Scholar (July 2007-September 2007), Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Visiting Scholar (October 2008-August 2009), Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Instructor (Part-Time) (August 2011-December 2011), Department of Political Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Researcher (October 2012-March 2014), Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.
Associate Senior Research Fellow (April 2014-September 2018), Latin American Studies Group, Area Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies, Chiba-shi, Chiba, Japan.
Overseas Research Fellow at Brasilia (September 2018-September 2019), Institute of Developing Economies, Japan. (Visiting Scholar at the University of Brasilia)
Overseas Research Fellow at Buenos Aires (September 2019-present), Institute of Developing Economies, Japan. (Visiting Scholar at Torcuato di Tella University)


Major Works

In English

Translation
  • Minshu-shugi tai minshu-shugi, dai-ni han (Patterns of Democracy: Government Forms and Performance in Thirty-Six Countries (Second Edition)) , Arend Lijphart (cotranslated with Yūko Kasuya), Tokyo: Keisō-shobō, 2014.

Other Information

Membership of Academic Societies

Japan Association for Comparative Politics, Japan Association for Latin American Studies, Japanese Association of Electoral Studies, American Political Science Association, Asociación Latinoamericana de Ciencia Política

E-mail

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