Dr. Wakako Maekawa has obtained her M.A. in International Relations and Ph.D. in Government from the University of Essex in England. Before joining NUCB, she was a postdoctoral scholar at the University of California, San Diego and a researcher at Kobe University. She also worked as a research and analysis specialist in Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Japan. Her research interest lies at the intersection of International Relations and Comparative Politics. Her recent research focuses on investigating the effectiveness of third-party or UN intervention in civil war termination.
International Relations, Comparative Politics
Ph.D., University of Essex
- Wakako Maekawa (2020) Strategic Territorial Power-sharing and Multi-party Bargaining in Civil Wars. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy.
- Wakako Maekawa (2019) External Supporters and Negotiated Settlement: Political Bargaining in Solving Governmental Incompatibility. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 63 (3)
- Wakako Maekawa (2018) UN Involvement and Civil War Peace Agreement Implementation. Public Choice. 178