Teaching

I am a dedicated and enthusiastic teacher with experience teaching both undergraduate and graduate students.  I will be able to offer a wide variety of substantive courses at the introductory and graduate level in the following topics: theories of international relations, international political economy, alliance politics, trade politics, economic interdependence and international conflict, international organization, and regional integration.  I would also be able to offer both introductory and graduate level methods courses such as game theory, ordinary least square estimation, and maximum likelihood estimation.

Current Position
Osaka University of Economics (2014- present)
Teaching in English
  • Japanese Politics: Undergraduate Level.
Teaching in Japanese
  • International Relations Theory I: Undergraduate Level.
  • International Relations Theory II: Undergraduate Level.
  • International Politics: Undergraduate Level.
Part-time Position
Teaching in English
  • Japanese Politics: Undergraduate Level. (2014, 2015) Ritsumeikan University, College of International Relations.
  • Quantitative Political Analysis: Graduate Level. (2015) Kobe University, Graduate School of Internaitonal Cooperation Studies. 
Teaching in Japanese
  • Game Theory: Graduate Level. (2015, 2016) Kwansei Gakuin University, School of Law and Politics.
  • Formal modeling and Political Analysis: Graduate Level. (2015, 2016) Kwansei Gakuin University, School of Law and Politics.
  • Game Theory and Political Analysis: Undergraduate Level. (2015, 2016) Kwansei Gakuin University, School of Law and Politics.
  • Quantitative Methods for Political Science: Graduate Level. (2016) Kobe University, Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies.

Previous Positions
Trinity College Dublin (2010-2013)
  • PO3600: Research Methods (2010, 2011, 2012) / A year-long introductory course to Research Design, Game Theory, and Statistics.
  • PO7000: Political Economy (Winter 2011) / A Ph.D. survey course for Political Economy.
  • PO7001: Quantitative Methods I (Fall 2011, Fall 2012) / A Ph.D. introductory course for Statistical Analysis.
  • PO8008: International Conflict (Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012) / A Master's core course.
  • PO8010: Politics of Development (Winter 2011) / A Master's elective course.
 
University of California, Los Angeles (Teaching Fellow (2008-09) / Teaching Associate (2007-08) / Teaching Assistant (2006-07))
  • PS20: World Politics (Spring 2006) / with Prof. Peter Thompson, Introduction to International Relations.
  • PS30: Politics and Strategy (Winter 2006, Winter 2007, Fall 2008, Winter 2009) / with Prof. Kathleen Bawn and Prof. Michael Chwe, Introductory game theory course for the undergraduate.
  • PS172: Strategy and Conflict (Spring 2007) / with Prof. Jeffrey Lewis and Prof. James Honaker, Advanced game theory course for the undergraduate.
  • PS204: Game Theory in Politics (Fall 2006, Fall 2007) / with Prof. George Tsebelis and Prof. Barry O'Neill, Game theory course for the graduate.