Masamichi IWASAKA

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Masamichi IWASAKA
Hokkai-Gakuen University
Department of Political Science, Faculty of Law
Job title
Associate Professor
M.A. in Area Studies(Sophia University), Ph.D. in Area Studies(Sophia University)
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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2019
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Faculty of Law, Hokkai-Gakuen University
Apr 2019
Researcher, Political Science and Economics Institute, College of Law, Nihon University
Apr 2014
Mar 2019
Associate Professor, Organization for Advanced Research and Education, Doshisha University
Apr 2011
Mar 2014
Research Fellow (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Published Papers

"Establishing Divides: An Analysis of the Turkish Parliamentary Election in 2018" (in Japanese)
Masamichi IWASAKA
Journal of Middle Eastern Studies   533 9-20   Sep 2018
"Civil-Military Relations and Divided Society in Turkey" (in Japanese)
Masamichi IWASAKA
Annals of the Japan Association for Comparative Politics   20 137-165   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
"Toward a Spiral-Shaped Progression of Civil-Military Relations Theories" (in Japanese)
Masamichi IWASAKA
International Relations   190 145-154   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
"Turkey-EU Relations on Refugees: From the Viewpoint of International Agreement and Security" (in Japanese)
Masamichi IWASAKA
Sophia Journal of European Studies   9 83-100   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
"'Presidentialization' of Politcs in Parliamentarism: The Erdoğan Regime in Turkey and the Strengthening of Presidential Power" (in Japanese)
Masamichi IWASAKA
Annuals of the Japan Association for Comparative Politics   18 129-156   Jun 2016   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

"From the Separation of Powers to the Concentration of Powers: Development of the Constitutional Amendments in Turkey"
Masamichi IWASAKA
The 22nd Congress of Japan Association for Comparative Politics   30 Jun 2019   Japan Association for Comparative Politics
"Challenges and Breakdown of Conflict Resolution in Turkey"
Masamichi IWASAKA
International Conference "Relational Studies on Global Conflicts: Toward a New Approach to Contemporary Crises"   21 Dec 2018   Relational Studies on Global Crises (Kakenhi: Innovative Areas) and Institute of Social Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
"Civil-Military Relations and Counter-Terrorism in Turkey: From Military to Political Approaches?" [Invited]
Masamichi IWASAKA
A "Relational Studies on Global Crises" Workshop: Relational Approaches to Turkish Politics   15 Nov 2018   Relational Studies on Global Crises (Kakenhi: Innovative Areas)
"From the Presidentialization in Parliamentarism to the Presidentialized Presidentialism: The Transition of the Executive System in Turkey" (in Japanese)
Masamichi IWASAKA
Annual Conference of Japanese Political Science Association in 2018   13 Oct 2018   Japanese Political Science Association
"Political Marginalization in Turkey: Drawing and Crossing a Border between Inclusion and Exclusion"
Masamichi IWASAKA
The 25th World Congress of Political Science   24 Jul 2018   International Political Science Association (IPSA)