|Position||Director of Strategic Studies Program; Director of Maritime Safety and Security Policy Program; Director of Security and International Studies Program; Professor|
|Degree||Ph.D. (Law), Kyoto University|
|Specialty||International Politics; European Diplomatic History|
|Current Research Interests||The origins and the evolution of nuclear-sharing and nuclear-consultation system in NATO, and its relationship with the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty|
- Education and Career
BA (Faculty of Law), Kyoto University, 1986. Ph.D. (Faulty of Law), Kyoto University, 1997. Research Assistant of Kyoto University, 94-97. Special Assistant of the Japanese Embassy in Germany, 1998-2000. Associate Professor at GRIPS since 2000.