Director, Institute of East Asian Studies and Professor of Political Science, Faculty of Law, Keio University, Japan
Douglas G. Spelman stepped down as Deputy Director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States August 30, 2012 but remains affiliated with the Institute as a Senior Adviser. Dr. Spelman received a B.A. from Oberlin College and his M.A. and Ph.D. in History and East Asian Languages from Harvard University. In 1972, he served as an interpreter for the visit to the United States of the...
Associate Professor, The Paul H. Nize School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), The Johns Hopkins University.
Professor of Sociology, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University, India
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and the Elliott School for International Affairs, The George Washington University
Professor of International Political Economy, Waseda University
Takashi Terada is professor of international relations at the Organization for Asian Studies, Waseda University, and will be professor at Doshisha University from March 2012. Before taking up his position at Waseda, Terada was an assistant professor at the National University of Singapore. His most recent works in English include “The Origins of ASEAN+6 and Japan's Initiatives: China’s Ris...
Associate in Research, Fairbank Center for East Asian Research, Harvard University
Associate Professor, China Studies Program, The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
I often describe myself as the China counterpart to the narrator in Iris Murdoch's novel, The Philosopher's Pupil, who says "my role in life is listening to people's stories." My role in life is to listen to Chinese people tell their stories—and then to relate those stories here in the West in a way that makes sense to both us and the storytellers themselves. The turning point in my life as...
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Purdue University
Associate Professor in International Law, Akita International University, Japan
Tetsuya Toyoda is an associate professor at Akita International University, where he is teaching international law and constitutional law since 2007. Before that he was a project researcher at the University of Tokyo (2006-2007) and an official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (1994-2000). He graduated from the University of Tokyo (Faculty of Law) and obtained his Diplôme d’Etudes Approfon...