Yasushi Katsuma

At Waseda University, he is Dean of the Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies (GSAPS), Director of the Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies (WIAPS), and Deputy Dean of the Faculty of International Research & Education (FIRE). He also serves the Japan Society for International Development (JASID) as a Vice-President, the Japan Association for United Nations Studies (JAUNS) as a Director, the International Human Rights Law Association (IHRLA) as a Director, and the Association of Former International Civil Servants, Japan (AFICS-Japan) as an Executive Member. Prior to joining the faculty of Waseda University, he worked for UNICEF in Mexico, Afghanistan/Pakistan and Tokyo.