MATSUMURA Masahiro

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Name
MATSUMURA Masahiro
E-mail
masahiroandrew.ac.jp
Affiliation
St Andrew's University (Momoyama Gakuin University)
Section
Faculty of Law, Department of Law
Degree
Ph. D.(University of Maryland - College Park), M. A.(Ohio University), LL.B.(Kwansei Gakuin University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2011
 - 
Today
Senior Research Fellow, Research Institute for Peace and Security
 
Nov 2016
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Feb 2017
Visiting Fellow, Institute for National Strategic Studies, U.S. National Defense University
 
Feb 2016
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May 2016
ROC-MOFA Taiwan Fellow, Center for Security Studies, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University
 
Aug 2013
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Sep 2013
Visiting Fellow, Institute for National Strategic Studies, US National Defense University
 
Aug 2010
 - 
Sep 2010
Visiting Fellow, Foreign Policy Program, CATO Institute
 
Jul 2007
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Sep 2007
Visiting Scholar, Asia Studies Center, Heritage Foundation
 
Sep 2006
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Jun 2007
Visiting Fellow, Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies, Brookings Instutition
 
Aug 2002
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Sep 2002
Visiting Fellow, Institute for National Strategic Studies, US National Defense University
 
Sep 1997
 - 
Sep 1998
John M. Olin Postdoctral fellow in National Security, John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, Harvard University
 
1995
 - 
1996
Global Thinknet Fellow, Japan Center for International Exchange
 
1992
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1994
Strategic Studies Fellow, Research Institute for Peace and Security
 

Education

 
Sep 1988
 - 
Dec 1992
international relations, Ph.D. program in government and politics, University of Maryland - College Park
 
Sep 1987
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May 1988
international relations, Ph.D. program in political science, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
 
Sep 1986
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Aug 1987
international relations, M.A. program in political science, Ohio University
 
Apr 1982
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Mar 1986
Departmnet of Political Science, School of Law, Kwansei Gakuin University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jun 2013
 - 
Today
Japan Ministry of Defense  Outside Member, Administrative Program Review Commission
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Today
Research Institute for Peace and Security  Senior Research Fellow
 
Dec 1999
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Dec 2017
Japan Association for International Security  Member, Board of Directors
 
May 2010
 - 
May 2013
Japan Ministry of Defense  Outside Member, Administrative Oversight & Efficiency Commission
 

Awards & Honors

 
Dec 2005
Kato Award for the best book of the year in security studies, Japan Association for International Security
 
Dec 2002
Kamiya Award for the best article of the year published in the JAIS Journal of International Security, Japan Association for International Security
 

Published Papers

 
How To Pacify the South China Sea: A Japanese Perspective
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Asia-Pacific Watch (CSCAP Taiwan)   (10) 1-5   Mar 2017
Facilitating Japan’s Participation in Multinational Defense R&D: A Japanese Approach to Strategic Management of Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Rights Issues
MATSUMURA Masahiro
NDU-INNS Visiting Fellow Working Paper   (4) 1-21   Mar 2017   [Invited]
China’s Overrated Military Capabilities and its Image Manipulation: A Japanese Perspective on the State of the South China Sea
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Issues & Studies: A Social Science Quarterly on China, Taiwan and East Asian Affairs   52(3) 1-17   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Aborting a Sub Contract: An Illusion of Japan-Australia Allianc
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Asia Pacific Watch (CSCAP Taiwan)   (7) 1-4   Jun 2016   [Invited]
A Comparative Analysis of Imperial Japan's Predicament in China and U.S. Quagmire in Post-Saddam Iraq: Simmilarities, Lessons and Implications
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Austral: Brazilian Journal of Strategy & International Relations   4(7) 98-111   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
China's Demographic Onus and its Implications to the Japan-U.S. Alliance: the Increasing Need for Deterring China's Aggression against the Sekaku Islands
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Jebat: Malaysian Journal of History, Politics and Strategic Studies   41(2) 1-22   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
The Limits and Implications of the Air-sea Battle Concept: A Japanese Perspective
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Journal of Military and Strategic Studies   15(3) 23-59   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
An attractive idea, but just a pipe dream
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Europe's World   (26) 42-43   Feb 2014   [Invited]
Will Japan Rise Again?
MATSUMURA Masahiro
CIDOB International Yearbook 2013, Barcelona Center for International Affairs   1-6   Feb 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Resurgirá Japón?
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Anuario internacional CIDOB 2013, Centre d'Informació i Documentació Internacionals a Barcelona   339-348   Feb 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Deepening Japan's Information Security Regime: the Need of Domestic Legislation
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Visiting Fellow Working Paper, Institute for National Strategic Studies, U.S. National Defense University   (1) 1-18   Nov 2013   [Invited]
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Survival: Global Politics and Strtaegy   53(4) 153-168   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Survival: Global Politics and Strategy   53(3) 19-24   Jun 2011   [Refereed][Invited]
New Geo-Economic Thinking on North Korea in Japan
MATSUMURA Masahiro
International Journal of Korean Unification Studies   17(2) 79-108   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
Japanese RMA and Its Impact on Northeast Asian Security
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Strategic Studies: The Journal of Korea Reserach Institute for Strategy   7(3) 95-125   Sep 2008   [Refereed][Invited]
The Japanese State Identity as a Grand Strategic Imperative
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Brookings Institution Center for Northeast Asia Policy Studies Working Paper   1-29   May 2008
Depoliticizing Comfort Women
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Far Eastern Economic Review   170(7) 32-36   Sep 2007
Redesigning Japan's Command and Control System for Theater Missile Defense
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Defense Analysis   16(2) 151-164   Sep 2000   [Refereed]
Depolying Theater Missile Flexibly
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Defense Analysis   14(2) 157-168   Oct 1998   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Japanese and U. S. Approaches to Aid, Public Lending, Direct Investment, and Trade(Ph. D. Dissertation, University of Maryland)
U. M. I.      1992
Inside Japan's Energy Development Politics : What Outsiders do not know
St. Andrew's University Research Institute Working Paper Series   (21) 
"Entrapped in Historical Structure : The Case of the Chinese Empire"
   1992

Books etc

 
World Power Politics in Resergence: Japan after globalization
MATSUMURA Masahiro (Part:Joint Work)
Ashi Shobo   Dec 2019   
Japan-U.S. Alliance and the Korean Peninsula: A Cockpit of World Politics
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Ashi Shobo   Nov 2019   
US Hegemonic System in Decline
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Ashi Shobo   Jan 2018   
Exploring Unofficial Japan-Taiwan Security Policy Coordination After the New Guidelines For U.S.-Japan Defense Cooperation
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Monograph Series 31, St. Andrew's University Research Institute   Mar 2017   
Japan's National Defense After U.S. Hegemonic Decline
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Ashi Shoobo   Nov 2015   
Building An Asian Community
Kazuki Taketoshi and Kazutsugu Oshima (Part:Contributor, Chapter 10 Security and Cooperatiojn in Asia)
Ashi Shobo   Aug 2015   
Strategizing Japan's Defense: Challenges and Opportunities in Hegemonic Transition
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Ashi Shobo   Dec 2010   
Military Techno-Hegemony and Japan's Defense: US' Offensive through Standardization
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Ashi Shobo   Dec 2008   
US Hegemony in Turbulence
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Gendai Tosho   Dec 2005   
Japan in the turbulent world
MATSUMURA Masahiro
St. Andrew's University Research Institute   Sep 2005   
Military Transformation and Alliance: U.S. Ascendancy in C4ISR over Japan
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Ashi Shobo   Dec 2004   
Japan's Options under US Hegemony
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Keiso Shobo   Sep 2000   
U.S.-Japan Alliance and Military Technology
MATSUMURA Masahiro
Keiso Shobo   Jul 1999   
Japan and the US in International Development, 1970-1989
MATSUMURA Masahiro
St. Andrew's University Research Institute   Mar 1997