Kayo Takuma

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Name
Kayo Takuma
Affiliation
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Section
Graduate School of Law and Politics, Faculty of Law
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D (International Relations)(University of Tokyo (2011))
Research funding number
70583730

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Law and Politics, Faculty of Law, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Mar 2015
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Kansai Gaidai University
 
Apr 2010
 - 
Mar 2013
Research Associate, Department of Pan Asian Studies, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2010
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists DC2, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
 

Education

 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2010
Advanced Social and International Studies (Doctorate Program), Department of Advanced Science and International Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2005
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Mar 2007
Advanced Social and International Studies (Master Program), Department of Advanced Science and International Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2005
Division of Politics, Faculty of Law and Politics, University of Tokyo
 

Published Papers

 
The Role of Transnational Network in Establishing the UN System: Examination of Wartime Food Collaboration
Kayo Takuma
International Relations   (193) 108-122   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
The Diplomatic Origin of the World Health Organization: Mixing Hope for a Better World with the Reality of Power Politics
Kayo Takuma
Tokyo Metropolitan University journal of law and politics   57(2)    Jan 2017
Protecting human security: proposals for the G7 Ise-Shima Summit in Japan
Japan Global Health Working Group
The Lancet   387 2155-2162   2016   [Refereed]
From the League of Nations Health Organization to the World Health Organization and UNICEF: the conceptualization of “positive health” as a new means for international security
Kayo Yasuda
University of Tokyo      Sep 2011   [Refereed]
From the League of Nations Health Organization to the WHO 1943–1946: the succession and development of international functional cooperation
Kayo Yasuda
The Annals of Japanese Political Science Association   2010-II 194-211   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
The succession and development of the international functional cooperation from the League of Nations: An examination through UNICEF’s relief activities towards Japan in the early post-war period
Kayo Yasuda
International Relations   160 64-78   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
The League of Nations’ health governance in Eastern Asia: Technocrats’ experiments in functional cooperation
Kayo Yasuda
Studies on International Relations   27 19-38   Mar 2008   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Kayo Takuma
IO BIO, Biographical Dictionary of Secretaries-General of International Organizations, Edited by Bob Reinalda, Kent J. Kille and Jaci Eisenberg      Feb 2019   [Refereed][Invited]
The Functional Approach in Post-war Planning: From the League of Nations to the War-time Food Co-operation and the FAO
Kayo Takuma
Studies on International Relations   (33) 27-47   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
The change of international regime for epidemic control
Kayo Yasuda
United Nations Journal   (2016年秋号)    Oct 2016   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Kokusai seiji no nakano kokusai hoken jigyō [International Health Work in International Politics: From the League of Nations Health Organisation to the WHO and UNICEF]
Kayo Yasuda
Kyoto: Minerva Shobō   Apr 2014   
東アジアの歴史叙述と平和ー社会・国家・世界
Seoul: North East Asia History Foundation   2011   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Role of the Epidemiological Intelligence Bureau in the regional order: the legacy of the League of Nations
Kayo Takuma
The 2018 Annual Convention of the Japanese Association of International Relations   2 Nov 2018   
Global Health Governance in a globalised world: historical evolution and the present problems [Invited]
Kayo Takuma
Japanese-Canadian Frontiers of Science: JCFoS   4 Nov 2017   
The Role of Transnational Network in Establishing the UN System [Invited]
Kayo Takuma
Colloquium for the history of the UN   18 Mar 2017   
The role of the G7 in Global Health Governance: France as an example of developed countries’ health diplomacy
Kayo Yasuda
Workshop at Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale (IRIS, INSERM)   1 Dec 2016   
The Establishment of the Post-war International Health Organisation: The Role and Ideas of its Founders [Invited]
Kayo Yasuda
International Scholarly Conference: International Organizations (IHOs): People, Politics and Practices in Historical Perspective, sponsored by Shanghai University, University of Strathclyde and Wellcome Trust, Shanghai, China   22 Apr 2016   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
League of Nations in Asia-Pacific
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Hatsue Shinohara
G7 Countries’ Health Diplomacy: A Comparative Study through their support for the implementation of the International Health Regulations
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Kayo Takuma
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Hideaki Shiroyama
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Topic-Setting Program to Advance Cutting-Edge Humanities and Social Sciences Research
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Akihito Suzuki & Wataru Iijima
French Global Health Diplomacy: INSERM's partnership with WHO Lyon Office
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Bilateral Joint Research Projects 2016
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Kayo Yasuda
Regional health works in the Eastern Asia and the formation of regional cooperative framework 1945–1965
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Kayo Yasuda
International health governance in Eastern Asia between World Wars and Japanese diplomacy towards the League of Nations
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Kayo Yasuda

Social Contribution

 
Media Review Editor for Medical History (Cambridge Journal)
[Editor]  Cambridge Journal  1 Dec 2015 - Today
Collaborator for Global Health Working Group for the 2016 G7 Summit
[Report writing]  Jul 2014 - Mar 2016