(Last updated : 2021-07-20 12:28:43)
  SHANI, Giorgiandrea


   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
■ Academic Background
Degree Acquisition
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, PhD
Degree Acquisition
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, MSc (Econ)
Degree Acquisition
London School of Economics and Political Science, BSc(Econ)
■ #Professional Background
1. 2017/04~ Head, Politics and International Studies, International Christian University
2. 2015/04~ Director, Rotary Peace Center, International Christian University
3. 2013/04~2015/03 Director, Social Science Research Institute, International Christian University
4. 2012/04~2015/03 Associate Director, Rotary Peace Center, International Christian University
5. 2012/09~2014/03 Major Coordinator, Development Studies, International Christian University
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■ #Present Specialized Fields
International relations, Politics (Key Word:Religion and International Relations,Critical Human Security,Sikhism,South Asia,Postwestern International Political Theory) 
■ Profile
Giorgio Shani is a Professor and former Chair of the Department of Politics and International Studies at ICU. He was educated at the University of London and was a Visiting Senior Fellow at the Centre of International Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science from 2016 to 2017. He is author of Sikh Nationalism and Identity in a Global Age (Routledge, 2008) and Religion, Identity and Human Security (Routledge, 2014); co-author of Sikh Nationalism(with Gurharpal Singh, Cambridge University Press, 2021) and co-editor of Protecting Human Security in a Post- 9/11 World (with Makoto Sato and Mustapha Kamal Pasha, Palgrave 2007) Rethinking Peace(with Alexander Laban Hinton and Jeremiah Alberg, Rowman and Littlefield International, 2019) and Religion and Nationalism in Asia (with Takashi Kibe, Routledge 2019). From 2014 to 2018, he served as President of the Asia-Pacific region of the International Studies Association and currently chairs the Religion and Politics Research Committee at the International Political Science Association (IPSA), His research profile and major articles can be found here: Link
■ #Books and Articles
1. Book Sikh Nationalism: From a Dominant Minority to an Ethno-Religious Diaspora   (Collaboration) 2022/01 Link
2. Article Rethinking Emancipation in a critical IR: Normativity, cosmology and the conditions for global dialogue Millennium: Journal of International Studies  (Collaboration) 2021/08 Link
3. Article IR as inter-cosmological relations? International Politics Review  (Single) 2021/07 Link
4. Article Towards a Hindu Rashtra: Hindutva, religion, and nationalism in India Religion, State and Society 49(3) (Single) 2021/06 Link
5. Book Religion and Nationalism in Asia   (Collaboration) 2019/09 Link
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■ #Academic Conference Presentation
1. 2021/07/15 Religion and the “New” Nationalisms in Asia (International Political Science Association 26th Word Congress) Link
2. 2021/07/11 Midnight's Children: Religion and Nationalism in South Asia (International Political Science Association 26th Word Congress) Link
3. 2021/04/06 Post-Western IR as Inter-Cosmological Relations? (International Studies Association Annual Convention) Link
4. 2020/02/05 Saving Liberal Peacebuilding: From the “Local Turn” to a Post-Western Peace (PEACE CONFLICT AND DEVELOPMENT)
5. 2019/11/21 Religion and Human In/Security in South Asia (Peacebuilders Conference on Faith, Development, and Peace)
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■ #Lectures
1. 2021/06/04 From Geo-cultural to Cosmological Pluralism? (Shanghai University) Link
2. 2021/05/03 From “Critical” Nationalism to Pan-Asianism: Tagore’s Quest for a “Moral Imaginary” (University of San Francisco, USA)
3. 2018/07/18 Religion as Security (Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador)
4. 2017/10/22 Memory, Time and Trauma: Naturalizing Hiroshima in the Light of Fukushima (London School of Economics)
5. 2017/05/23 Human Security as Ontological Security? A Postsecular Approach (School of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS), University of Queensland, Australia) Link
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■ #Academic Society Memberships
1. 2002/03~ International Studies Association Link
2. 2010/03~2011/03 ∟ Section Chair
3. 2014/03~ ∟ Region President
4. 2006/04~ British International Studies Association
5. Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism
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■ #Research Topics, Funded Research, and Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
1. 2019/04~2022/03  Rethinking the role of religion in peace, conflict and development: A post-western approach  (Key Word : ) Link
2. 2016/04~2019/03  Religion and Human Security After the Global Migration Crisis- Toward a Post-Secular Perspective  (Key Word : Human Security, Religion, Migration) Link
3. 2013/04~2016/03  From Human Security to Resilience? Political Subjectivity After the Global Financial Crisis.  (Key Word : ) Link
4. 2010/04~2012/03  Human Security in South Asia after the Global Financial Crisis: Implications for International Relations  (Key Word : )
5. 2010/04~2012/03  Human Security in South Asia after the Global Financial Crisis: Implications for International Relations  (Key Word : Human Security, International Relations Theory, South Asia, International Development) Link
■ #Exhibitions, Concerts and Athletic Meets
1. 2012/03/31~2012/04/04 Co-ordinator of International Studies Association (ISA)Working Group on 'The Afterlives of Neoliberalism' (Hilton Bayfront, San Diego, CA.USA)
2. 2012/03/28~2012/03/28 Convenor of International Symposium on 'Violence and Causal Understandings in World Politics' (Dialogue House, International Christain University)
3. 2016/06/24~2016/06/27 Program Chair of The International Studies Association Asia-Pacific Region Conference (City University of Hong Kong) Link
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