Visiting Researchers

Satoshi Ajiro

Start / End Date: 04-01-2017 to 09-30-2017
Research Proposal: A Clarification of the Business Ecosystem Formation Process in the Game Industry and the Competitive Strategy theory of Each Player: A Comparative Case Studies Between Canada and Japan
University / Organization: Osaka University of Economics

Jiyeun Chang

Start / End Date: 08-01-2016 to 07-31-2017
Research Proposal: A Study on the Change of Educational Policies in Korea: The effect of Political Goals and the Pursuit of Political Legitimacy Following a Regime Change by Respective Korean Administrations
University / Organization: Baekseok University

Susannah Choi

Start / End Date: 02-01-2017 to 01-31-2018
Research Proposal: A study on the platform-building of peace education for improving women peace movement
University / Organization: National YWCA of Korea

Julia Palmiano Federer

Start / End Date: 06-15-2017 to 08-15-2017
Research Proposal: Legitimacy and norm diffusion in international peace mediation: the case of NGO mediators in South East Asia
University / Organization: Swiss Peace Foundation

Hyo-Young Jung

Start / End Date: 08-01-2016 to 07-31-2017
Research Proposal: Role of Media – overcoming the cultural gap after reunification between South and North Korea: Comparative with Canada’s mulitculturalism policy
University / Organization: Korean Broadcasting System

Don Soo Lee

Start / End Date: 08-01-2016 to 07-31-2017
Research Proposal: Future of East Asia – Towards a moderate community
University / Organization: Kyung Hee University

Dong-Han Lee

Start / End Date: 08-01-2016 to 07-31-2017
Research Proposal: Digital Risk Management Model Planning for Regime Shifts in the Korean Peninsular
University / Organization: Inst. for National Security Strategy, South Korea

Rensheng Liu

Start / End Date: 09-01-2016 to 08-31-2017
Research Proposal:(1) Asia’s future in the conflicts between TPP and “One Belt and One Road”,(2) China’s Ecological Civilization Building under the framework of Global Environmental Governance, (3) the increasingly important role of G2 and G20, and(4) GMO’s future in the world and especially in China.
University / Organization: CCTB (Central Compilation and Translation Bureau), China

Moo-Gi Moon

Start / End Date: 08-01-2016 to 07-31-2017
Research Proposal: Evaluation on Econoomic Exchange & Coop between S & N Korea & Finding out alternatives
University / Organization: Kyung-Pook National University

Masahiro Nakano

Start / End Date: 09-01-2016 to 08/31/2017
Research Proposal: Study on the thought of E. Herbert Norman: focusing on Japan’s democratization
University / Organization: Aoyama Gakuin University Tokyo

Jong-Pil Park

Start / End date: 08-01-2016 to 07-31-2017
Research Proposal: Designing for successful solutions to overcome the conflict during the process of social integrations and establishing most effectual policy, educational alternatives learned from Canada
University / Organization: Board of Audit & Inspection, Ministry of the Interior, South Korea

Yosuke Sunahara

Start / End Date: 08-17-2016 to 08-16-2017
Research Proposal: Globalization and Restructuring of Urban Governance
University / Organization: Kobe University

Nina Wang

Start / End Date: 03-20-2017 to 03-20-2018
University / Organization: Shanghai International Studies University

For information on past and current visiting scholars, professors or researchers, please send an email to iar.ubc@ubc.ca.