Security Studies,Regional Studies-Areas of Expertise

Yasuaki Hashimoto(Head, Government and Law Division, Department of Security Studies)

Academic Record

1983 LL.B., Kanazawa University
1987 LL.M., Keio University
1996 Ph.D. Candidate, Leiden University (The Netherlands)
2013-2014 Member, Committee on National Space Policy
2013- Director, International Institute of Space Law

Areas of Expertise

International Law

Selected Publications



  • "The Present Situation of Cyber Security and Japan's Response," The Journal of International Security, Vol.41 no.1 (2013)
  • "Rules of Engagement: Roles and Implications," NIDS Security Studies, Vol.7 no.2&3 (2005).
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