Naosuke Mukoyama

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Naosuke Mukoyama
University of Oxford
Department of Politics and International Relations
Job title
DPhil (Ph.D.) Student
MPhil in Political Science(University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
The University of Tokyo

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Sep 2017
Research Fellow ​of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (DC1)


Oct 2017
DPhil (Ph.D) Student, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford
Apr 2015
Mar 2017
MPhil, School of Legal and Political Studies, University of Tokyo
Sep 2013
Apr 2014
Exchange student, College of Arts & Science, University of Toronto
Apr 2011
Mar 2015
L.L.B, Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo

Awards & Honors

Sep 2019
Scholarship for Japanese Graduate Students, Sakaguchi International Scholarship Foundation
Sep 2019
Scholarship for Japanese Graduate Students, KDDI Foundation
Apr 2018
Ishibashi Tanzan Young Researcher Award, Ishibashi Tanzan Memorial Foundation
Oct 2017
JAIR Best Paper Award, Japan Association of International Relations
Sep 2017
Scholarship for Japanese Postgraduate Students, Keidanren Ishizaka Memorial Foundation

Published Papers

Naosuke Mukoyama
Democratization      Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Naosuke Mukoyama
Ajia Keizai   59(4) 34-56   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Naosuke Mukoyama
Kokusai Seiji (Reprinted in World Political Science)   187 30-45   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Winner of the 10th JAIR Award by the Japan Association of International Relations and the 10th Ishibashi Tanzan Young Researcher Award by the Ishibashi Tanzan Memorial Foundation


Naosuke Mukoyama
Newsletter of the Japan Association for Comparative Politics   43 16-17   Nov 2019   [Invited]
Is oil a curse or a blessing?
Naosuke Mukoyama
Koken   683 96-97   Sep 2019   [Invited]
Book review: Adria K. Lawrence, Imperial Rule and the Politics of Nationalism
Naosuke Mukoyama
Kokka Gakkai Zassi (The Journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences)   130(9/10) 731-734   Oct 2017   [Invited]

Books etc

The Responsibility to Protect : Basic Documents and Commentaries, from the end of the Cold War to 2016
Masaki Nakauchi, Hiroshi Takahashi, Nagafumi Nakamura, Hirotsugu Ohba (Part:Joint Translation, Four documents)
Osaka University Press   Nov 2017   ISBN:9784872596069
Shigeto Sonoda eds., Renkei to Rihan no Higashi Asia (Cooperation and Alienation in East Asia)
Naosuke Mukoyama and Fumiya Uchikoshi (Part:Contributor, Views of Japan and China in Southeast Asia: Two hidden fallacies in Japanese society)
Keiso Shobo   2015   ISBN:9784326653928
Sang-jung Kang and Tadashi Kimiya eds., Nikkan Kankei no Mirai wo Kousou Suru (Planning the Future of Japan-Korea Relations)
Naosuke Mukoyama (Part:Contributor, Beyond the devotion to study abroad: East Asia as an academic hub under the cooperation of Japan and Korea)
Shinkansha   2013   ISBN:9784884001018

Conference Activities & Talks

Introducing New Perspectives through Historical Analysis: Resource Curse as an Example [Invited]
Naosuke Mukoyama
Japan Association for Comparative Politics   29 Jun 2019   
Endogenous Sovereignty in the Resource Curse: The Separate Independence of Oil-rich Colonial Areas
Naosuke Mukoyama
American Political Science Association   1 Sep 2018   
The Colonial Origins of the Resource Curse: Petro-Independence of Oil-Rich Protectorates
Naosuke Mukoyama
Japan Association for Comparative Politics   18 Jun 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

Natural Resources and Territorial Sovereignty: The Decolonization of Oil-rich Colonial Areas
Takanashi Foundation for Historical Science: 
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Naosuke Mukoyama
Natural Resources and Decolonization: Separate Independence of Oil-rich Colonial Areas
Suntory Foundation: Grant for Groundbreaking Young Researchers
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Naosuke Mukoyama
Natural Resources and Territorial Sovereignty: The Separate Independence of Oil-rich Colonial Areas
Royal Historical Society: Research Expenses for Postgraduate Students
Project Year: Nov 2018       Investigator(s): Naosuke Mukoyama
The Resource Curse and Decolonization
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Research Fellow
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Sep 2017    Investigator(s): Naosuke Mukoyama