Sae Okura

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Name
Sae Okura
Nickname
Sae Okura
Affiliation
Mie University
Section
Faculty of Humanities,Law and Economics
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(University of Tsukuba)
Research funding number
40779534
ORCID ID
0000-0003-3355-6593

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Law and Economics & Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Mie University
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2017
Junior Researcher, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
 

Awards & Honors

 
Oct 2015
"Analysis of the Policy Network for the “Feed in Tariff Law” in Japan: Evidence from the GEPON Survey", IMC Award, Daegu Gyeongbuk International Social Network Conference 2015 (DISC 2015)
Winner: Sae Okura, Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki, Yohei Kobashi, Manuela Hartwig & Yutaka Tsujinaka
 

Others

 
Oct 2017   Certified Advanced Social Researcher

Published Papers

 
労働組合員による「女性の参画拡大」に対する支持とその背景:意識調査を用いた分析
Sae Okura and Yutaka Genjima
Int'lecowk――国際経済労働研究   74(3) 15-21   Mar 2019   [Invited]
Int'lecowk――国際経済労働研究
Misako Iwamoto & Sae Okura
Int'lecowk――国際経済労働研究   74(3) 5-14   Mar 2019   [Invited]
Sae Okura
Contemporary Japan   30(2) 189-203   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Access of disabled voters to political and electoral information in Japan
Sae Okura
36(1) 23-30   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Challenges in SNS Usage by Japanese Local Governments: Evidence from the Tsukuba Civic Activities Cyber-Square
Sae Okura and Muneo Kaigo
Journal of International and Advanced Japanese Studies   9 31-42   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
An Analysis of Japanese Local Government Facebook Profiles
Muneo Kaigo & Sae Okura
Proceedings of the International Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government Asia 2016   67-79   2017   [Refereed]
Sae Okura & Muneo Kaigo
Information   7(4) 1-12   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Although the importance of advocacy activities by civil society organizations (CSOs) in policy and decision-making procedures has been greatly emphasized in the literature of political science and social policy, we have relatively little understan...
Sae Okura, Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki, Yohei Kobashi, Manuela Hartwig, and Yutaka Tsujinaka
Journal of Contemporary Eastern Asia (JCEA)   15(1) 41-63   May 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Muneo Kaigo & Sae Okura
Telematics and Informatics   33(2) 584-595   May 2016   [Refereed]
The Tsukuba Civic Activities Cyber-Square is a Facebook page managed by a local government in Japan that has over 2000 followers including various civil society organizations and individuals that are oriented towards civic activities. This study e...
Identifying the “Fukushima Effect”: Assessing Japanese Mass Media Coverage of International Nuclear Power Decisions
Manuela HARTWIG, Sae OKURA, Leslie TKACH-KAWASAKI and Yohei KOBASHI
Journal of International Advanced Japanese Studies   8    Mar 2016   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Code Book: Global Environmental Policy Network Survey, Germany (G-GEPON2)
Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki (Part:Joint Work)
Jan 2018   
Aftermath: Fukushima and the 3.11 Earthquake
Sae Okura and Yoshiaki Kubo (Part:Contributor, Nuclear Damage Compensation: Mechanisms for Dispute Resolution)
Trans Pacific Press, Kyoto University Press   Jan 2018   ISBN:9781925608960
Social Media and Civil Society in Japan
Muneo Kaigo (Part:Contributor)
Palgrave Macmillan   Sep 2017   
村松岐夫・恒川恵市監修、辻中豊編 大震災に学ぶ社会科学第1巻 政治過程と政策
Sae Okura and Yoshiaki Kubo (Part:Contributor, Nuclear Damage Compensation: Mechanisms for Dispute Resolution)
Toyo Keizai   May 2016   ISBN:978-4-492-22356-7
辻中豊編 第四次団体に関する調査報告書
Mar 2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Japanese Gaming Companies and the Disability Community: Challenges for those with Disabilities in Japan
Muneo Kaigo and Sae Okura
the 69th Annual International Communication Association (ICA) Conference   May 2019   
Japan’s voters’ support for electoral quotas for women:An exploratory analysis using a Web survey of voters
Sae Okura
2018 APSA Annual Meeting (Japan America Women Political Scientists Symposium)   29 Aug 2018   
Japan’s labor union members’ support for the conservative government’s public policies for women: Exploratory analysis using a consciousness survey
Sae Okura
The 25th IPSA World Congress of Political Science   25 Jul 2018   
日本の障害者の参加格差の構造:投票所の環境との関係を中心に
Sae Okura
Japanese Association of Electoral Studies   13 May 2018   
An Analysis of Japanese Local Government Facebook Profiles: Fans and Engagement by Policy Areas
Muneo Kaigo & Sae Okura
CeDEM Asia 2016   Dec 2016   
Who Leads Advocacy through Social Media in Japan? Evidence from the “Tsukuba Civic Activities Cyber-Square” Facebook Page
Sae Okura & Muneo Kaigo
66th Annual ICA Conference (International Communication Association)   9 Jun 2016   
Analysis of the Policy Network for the “Feed in Tariff Law” in Japan: Evidence from the GEPON Survey
Sae Okura, Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki, Yohei Kobashi, Manuela Hartwig & Yutaka Tsujinaka
Daegu Gyeongbuk International Social Network Conference 2015 (DISC 2015)   29 Oct 2015   
Connecting Offline and Online Surveys: Reconsidering Determinants in Attribute Bias
Sae Okura, Yohei Kobashi, Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki,Manuela Hartwig and Yutaka Tsujinaka
General Online Research 2015 (GOR2015)   Mar 2015   
公的機関の形式主義と市民間のオンライン・コミュニティの形成のマイナス要因:Facebookページ「つくば市民活動のひろば」を事例として
大倉沙江・海後宗男・辻中豊
日本NPO学会第17回年次大会   Mar 2015   
大学生の防災意識とメディア利用に関する研究
倪慧敏・梁雅筑・大倉沙江・梅田悠太・田島晴紀・海後宗男
第10回メディア情報検証学術研究   Dec 2014   

Misc

 
Sae Okura
情報労連リポート   36(8) 16-17   Jun 2019   [Invited]
タイ・フィールドスタディ「日本とタイのつながりを知る」
Rattanaseriwong Sangtiean, Sae Okura and Juntaro Fukada
Triple   5 3-4   Mar 2019   [Invited]

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(A)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Yoshihiko Takenaka
Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Sae Okura
Shima City: Research Grants
Project Year: Jan 2018 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Hideki Fukai
Research on political participation of people with disabilities
Shogaisha Research Institute: Research Grants
Project Year: Dec 2017       Investigator(s): Sae Okura
Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science: 課題設定による先導的人文・社会科学研究推進事業
Project Year: Oct 2014 - Sep 2017    Investigator(s): Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki

Education

 
Apr 2012
 - 
Mar 2016
Doctoral Program in International and Advanced Japanese Studies, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Science, University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 2010
 - 
Mar 2012
Master's Program in International Area Studeis, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Science, University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2010
College of International Studies, Third Cluster of Colleges, University of Tsukuba