(Last updated : 2022-04-20 17:36:02)
  GOMEZ Oscar A.
   Department   College of Asia Pacific Studies
   Position   Associate Professor
■ Education
1. 2008/04~2011/03 〔Doctoral course〕 Human Security, Graduate School Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Tohoku University, Completed, Doctoral degree (Environmental Studies)
2. 2006/04~2008/03 〔Master degree program〕 Human Security, Graduate School Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Tohoku University, Completed, Master degree (Environmental Studies)
3. 1997/01~2002/12 Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, National University of Colombia, Graduated
■ Message
Message to undergraduate students: The university is an exceptional place to explore many different ways through which we humans try to make sense of our world. Leave your comfort zone as often as possible and enjoy. Message to graduate school students: Find interesting questions and devote yourself to their answers. Write and discuss your ideas frequently with all types of persons. Make a habit of carefully listening to others.
■ Current specialized field
International Relations, Disasters, Environmental policy (Key Word:Global governance, human security, humanitarianism, constructivism, disasters, displacement, epidemics, famine, international cooperation, climate change, adaptation, development, crisis, emergency, nexus, East Asia, Latin America, ethics) 
■ Books and theses
1. 2022/01/01 Book International Migration and Human Security Under the COVID-19 Pandemic  pp.165-182 (Single)  Link
2. 2021/08/17 Article Japan and the international humanitarian system: In the periphery by design, principle or strategy? Asian Journal of Comparative Politics 6(4),pp.315-329 (Single)  Link
3. 2021/03/30 Article Protecting our human world order: A human security compass for a new sustainability decade. Background paper for the Human Development Report Office, UNDP  (Collaboration)  Link
4. 2021/03/21 Article Localisation or deglobalisation? East Asia and the dismantling of liberal humanitarianism Third World Quarterly  (Single)  Link
5. 2021 Book Population Movements and Human Security Climate Change, Disaster Risk, and Human Security: Asian Experience and Perspectives -,pp.Pending (Single) 
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■ Academic or professional association memberships
1. 2020/04~ Japan Association of International Relations
2. 2017/10~ International Studies Association
3. 2016/03~ International Humanitarian Studies Association
4. 2012/06~2018/06 Human Development and Capability Association
5. 2011/09~ Japan Association for Human Security Studies
■ Conference presentations
1. 2022/04/12 Security, Development, Solidarity: A comment on the 2022 Special Report on human security (HDCA webinar on the 2022 UNDP Special Report on Human Security)
2. 2022/03/28 Humanitarianism in the Asia-Pacific: Engaging the Debate in Academia, Policy and Practice (International Studies Association (ISA) 2022)
3. 2022/03/28 Southern sources of humanitarian norms: emerging agency after crises (International Studies Association (ISA) 2022)
4. 2022/02/18 Towards a post-liberal humanitarian paradigm: Insights from an East Asia-Latin America comparison (LASA/Asia 2022) Link
5. 2022/02/02 Disasters, Climate Change and Population Movements in Asia: Challenges for Human Security (The Second International Conference on Environmental Peacebuilding) Link
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■ Research topic, funded research and KAKENHI
1. 2018/07~2021/03  Comparative Study of Global Policies on Humanitarian Crisis  (Key Word : )
■ Educational ability
● Made textbook and teaching material
1. 2013/02 Human Security Guidance Note
■ Committee and society
1. 2020/04/01~2021/03/31 JICA Ogata Sadako Research Institute Visiting fellow Link
2. 2018/07/17~ International Network of Disaster Studies Conference, Iwate University, Harvard University and Tsinghua University, to be held Steering Committee member
3. 2017/06~ Humanitarian Encyclopedia, Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH), Geneva. Scientific Committee member Link