Satoshi Yamamoto

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Satoshi Yamamoto
Nagoya University
Graduate School of Law

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jul 2015
Assistant Professor, School of Law, Nagoya University
Apr 2010
Mar 2015
Project Associate Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2009
Mar 2010
Project Lecturer, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2006
Mar 2009
Research Fellow, Graduate School of Arts and Scienceste, The University of Tokyo


Apr 2000
Mar 2005
International Cooperation Studies, Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University

Awards & Honors

Jun 2008
Mass Influx of Displaced Persons in Macedonia 1999, Akino Yutaka Award, Akino Yutaka Eurasia Fund

Published Papers

Satoshi Yamamoto
Refugee Studies Journal   5    Jan 2016   [Refereed]
Satoshi Yamamoto
The Journal of International Law and Diplomacy   112(4) 651-675   Jan 2014   [Refereed]


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Journal of Refugee Studies, Oxford University Press   22(3) 413-416   2009

Books etc

Theory and Practice of Refugee Protection
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Editor, Chapters 1,2,3,9 and 10)
Human Security Forum   Dec 2014   ISBN:978-4990677992
J.C.Hathaway's Rights of Refugees under International Law: Japanese Edition
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Translation)
Nihon Hyoron Sha   Nov 2014   ISBN:978-4-535-51962-6
Human Security –3.11 Earth Quake and Tsunami Tidal Wave Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance in Shelters for Evacuees
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Editor)
Human Security Forum   Aug 2014   ISBN:978-4990677985
Frontier of Refugee and Forced Displaced Persons Studies
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work, Mass Influx of Refugees: International Law Perspectives)
Gender Jinbun Sha   Apr 2014   ISBN:978-4877985783
Approach to Peace-building
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work)
Yoshida Shoten Publisher   Dec 2013   ISBN:978-4-905497-18-9
Approach to Peace-building
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work)
Yoshida Shoten Publisher   Dec 2013   ISBN:978-4-905497-18-9
Dictionary of Movement of People: From Japan to Asia, and Vice Versa
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work, Indochinese Refugees)
Maureen Publisher   Nov 2013   ISBN:978-4621087190
100 Q&As for Refugee Protection: Refugee Status Determination and Credibility Test
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Editor)
Human Security Forum   Oct 2013   ISBN:978-4-9906779-1-6
100 Q&As for Refugee Protection: Complementary Protection
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Editor)
Human Security Forum   Oct 2013   ISBN:978-4-9906779-5-4
100 Q&As for Refugee Protection: Third Country Resettlement of Refugees
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Editor)
Human Security Forum   Sep 2013   ISBN:978-4-9906779-4-7
New Approaches to Human Security in the Asia-Pacific –China, Japan and Australia
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work)
Ashgate Publisher   Aug 2013   ISBN:978-1-4724-0462-6
Austrian ACCORD's Research Manual for Country of Origin Information of Refugees
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Translation)
CDR, The University of Tokyo   Apr 2013   ISBN:978-4-9906779-7-8
HM Inspectorate of Prisons Inspection Manual, Japanese Edition
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Translation)
CDR, the University of Tokyo   Jan 2013   ISBN:978-4990677909
A Report on the Local Integration of Indo-Chinese Refugees and Displaced Persons in Japan
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work)
UNHCR Representation in Japan   Dec 2009   
Examples of Recent Practices of the UN Security Council According to the Note by the President (S/2006/507),
Satoshi Yamamoto (Part:Joint Work)
Research Institute for Peace and Security   Jan 2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

Eminent Domain and Human Rights: Case of Japan [Invited]
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Science Cafe by National University of Mongolia and Nagoya University   7 Dec 2015   National University of Mongolia, Mongol Liaison Office of Nagoya University
Satoshi Yamamoto
Public Seminar on Mediation and Rights of Children in Mongolia   4 Dec 2015   Save the Children Japan, Ulaanbaatar City, JICA, National University of Mongolia
Current Topics on Refugee Issues in Europe
Satoshi Yamamoto
Hearing Seminar at National Diet Library   25 Nov 2015   
Satoshi Yamamoto
The International Human Rights Law Association's 27th Conference   21 Nov 2015   The International Human Rights Law Association
Human Rights Protection in Mongolia [Invited]
Satoshi Yamamoto
20 Nov 2015   
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International Workshop: Human Security Cooperation in Asia   1 Jul 2014   
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5 Oct 2013   
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HCAP Tokyo -東大 × Harvard   21 Mar 2013   Harvard College in Asia Program
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5 Dec 2012   
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Analyzing National Response to Internal Displacement Caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake   16 Mar 2012   

Research Grants & Projects

Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Kanagawa University: Joint Rsearch
Project Year: Jul 2015 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Kohki Abe
Hogakukan inc: Donation Programme, The University of Tokyo
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Yasunobu Sato
Hogakukan inc: Joint Research
Project Year: May 2009 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Yasunobu Sato
UNHCR Representation in Japan: 
Project Year: Oct 2007 - Dec 2009    Investigator(s): Ikuwo Kawakami
Toyota Foundation: Asia Neighbors Network Program
Project Year: Sep 2005 - Sep 2008    Investigator(s): Reiko Okumura