(Last updated : 2023-03-23 08:13:36)
  GOMEZ Oscar A.
   Department   Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University College of Asia Pacific Studies
   Position   Associate Professor
■ Education
1. 2008/04~2011/03 〔Doctorial Course〕 Human Security, Graduate School Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Tohoku University, Completed, Doctoral degree (Environmental Studies)
2. 2006/04~2008/03 〔Master Course〕 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. 2023/01/21 Article Solidarity and Human Insecurity: Interpreting and Extending the HDRO’s 2022 Special Report on Human Security Journal of Human Development and Capabilities  (Collaboration)  Link
2. 2022/10/22 Article The Position of Crises in Human Development Processes and Thinking—Using the Human Security Approach in an Era of Transitions   (Collaboration)  Link
3. 2022/10/14 Book Human security, the UN development system and the SDGs Research Handbook on International Law and Human Security pp.289-304 (Collaboration)  Link
4. 2022/06/01 Article Understanding humanitarian localization in Latin America—as local as possible: but how necessary? Journal of International Humanitarian Action 7,pp.12 (Collaboration)  Link
5. 2022/01/01 Book International Migration and Human Security Under the COVID-19 Pandemic  pp.165-182 (Single)  Link
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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. 2023/03/18 Covid‐19 and power redistribution in global crisis response (International Studies Association (ISA) 2023)
2. 2022/09/20 Humanitarian action and human security practice: Clues for future transformative protection institutions (2022 Human Development and Capabilities Association Conference) Link
3. 2022/07/22 Thinking about Human (In)Security in the Anthropocene (Pensando en la Seguridad humana, la inseguridad y las crisis: uso y adaptación del lenguaje de las Naciones Unidas de "seguridad humana") Link
4. 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)
5. 2022/03/28 Humanitarianism in the Asia-Pacific: Engaging the Debate in Academia, Policy and Practice (International Studies Association (ISA) 2022)
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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
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