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  VOSSE, Wilhelm M.


   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
■ Academic Background
1. 1993/04~2000/05 Political Science, University of Hanover, Germany, Graduated, Dr. phil.
2. 1990/09~1991/06 Political Science, International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Studying abroad, Link
3. 1986/10~1992/12 University of Hanover, Germany, Graduated, M.A.
■ #Professional Background
1. 2019/09~ Visiting Professor, Department of Politics and International Studies (PAIS), University of Warwick Link
2. 2015/04~2019/03 Director, Social Science Research Institute (SSRI), International Christian University (ICU)
3. 2015/04~2017/03 Department Chair, Department of Politics and International Studies, International Christian University (ICU)
4. 2015/04~2017/03 Member, Graduate School Council, International Christian University
5. 2013/09~2014/08 Academic Visitor, St. Antony's College, Oxford University Link
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■ #Present Specialized Fields
International relations, Politics (Key Word:Japan, security policy, Japanese foreign policy, European Union, cybersecurity, cyberspace,) 
■ Profile
Wilhelm M. Vosse is Professor of Political Science and International Relations at the International Christian University (ICU) in Tokyo, Japan, where he served as Department Chair and Director of the Social Science Research Institute (SSRI). He held visiting research positions at Harvard University, the University of Oxford, and The University of Warwick. His research interests include Japanese foreign and security policy, EU-Japan security relations, and cybersecurity and cyber diplomacy. Current research projects deal with Japan’s new security partnerships and European and Japanese cyber diplomacy. Recent books include "Governing Insecurity in Japan. The Domestic Discourse and Policy Response" (Routledge, 2014), "Japan’s New Security Partnerships" (Manchester University Press, 2018) and "New Directions in Japan’s Security: Non-U.S. Centric Evolution" (Routledge, 2020).
■ #Main Course Titles
Japan's International Relations, Japanese Politics, Advanced Studies in Security Studies, Foreign Policy Analysis, Security and Conflict Resolution, Peace Studies I
■ #Books and Articles
1. Article Digital connectivity going global: The case for digital ODA Clingendael Policy Brief  (Collaboration) 2020/05 Link
2. Article Japan’s Cyber Diplomacy Research in Focus 2019 (Single) 2019/10 Link
3. Book Reviving Japan through internationalization of higher education: Is there a "New Meiji"? Japan's Future and a New Meiji Transformation: International Reflections  (Collaboration) 2019/05 Link
4. Article Renewable Energy Strategies Leading to Closer Europe-Japan Cooperation after 3/11 Asian International Studies Review 19(2),pp.61-85 (Single) 2018/12 Link
5. Book EU–Japan security partnership in practice: The counter-piracy mission off the coast of Somalia  pp.219-235 (Collaboration) 2018/07 Link
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■ #Academic Conference Presentation
1. 2020/03/12 Japan-UK Cooperation on Cybersecurity and AI: What impact Brexit? (EU-Japan Forum) Link
2. 2019/10/18 From defensive to offensive cyber operations? Japan's cybersecurity cooperation with the US, EU, and NATO (Annual Conference of the International Studies Association (ISA) International Security Studies Section) Link
3. 2019/09/20 Cybersecurity and AI: Core drivers for the EU-Japan SPA? (Human-Centered Digitalization) Link
4. 2019/09/10 UK-Japan cooperation in cybersecurity and/or the development and governance of artificial intelligence (Post-Brexit: UK-Japan Relations)
5. 2019/03/19 EU-Japan Cyber Diplomatic Cooperation (EU-Japan Forum)
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■ #Lectures
1. 2019/10/08 Cyber Security and Cyber Diplomacy: Japan and East Asia (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
2. 2018/03/14 Japan’s New Security Partnerships (School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, UK)
3. 2017/03/08 The Impact of Japan’s New Security Partnerships (School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London)
4. 2016/02/20 Decentering after Developing Independent Political and Military Capabilities? Japan’s Counter-Piracy Mission and Beyond (Osaka University)
5. 2015/06/26 The Japanese Counter-Piracy Missions and its Contribution to Abe’s Policy of ‘Proactive Pacifism’” (Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan)
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■ #Academic Society Memberships
1. 2006/01~ International Studies Association, ISA, USA Link
2. 2001/04~ Peace Research Institute (PRI), International Christian University Link
3. 2001/01~ American Political Science Association, ASPA, USA Link
4. 2000/09~ Social Science Research Institute, ICU, Tokyo Link
5. 2008/09 ∟ Director
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■ #Research Topics, Funded Research, and Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
1. 2017/04~2021/03  Cyberspace and International Relations: Security Cooperation between Japan, Europe and NATO  (Key Word : Security Policy, Japanese Politics, Cybersecurity, International Relations, Foreign Policy) Link
2. 2012/04~2015/03  Japan, Australia, EU and NATO Security Cooperation in Out-of-area Missions  (Key Word : ) Link
3. 2009/04~2012/03  Comparison of Japanese and German Foreign and Defense Policy after 9/11  (Key Word : Foreign policy / Defense policy / Public opinion/ Germany / Japan) Link
■ #Committees and Societies
1. 2017~ New Directions of East Asian History (Book Series), Springer Advisory Board Member Link
2. 2013~ Critical European Studies (Routledge Book Series) Editorial Board Member Link
3. 2008/09/01~2019/03/31 Journal of Social Science, Tokyo Chair of the Editorial Board Link
4. 2006~2008 Japan Aktuell. Journal of Current Japanese Affairs, German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Hamburg Editorial Board Member
■ #Exhibitions, Concerts and Athletic Meets
1. 2004/11/01~2005/01/31 Survey on Attitudes and Global Engagement (SAGE) (Harvard Dataverse Network) Link
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