Dr. Guibourg Delamotte is Lecturer / Associate Professor (MC) of Political science at the French Institute of Oriental Studies (Inalco)’s Japanese studies department where she teaches international relations and Japanese politics. She also is an associate fellow in CERI and Asia Centre. She received her PhD from Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales and graduated from the University Paris-Assas, Inalco (MA in Japanese), Science Po Paris and the University of Oxford (M. Jur in European and Comparative Law). She holds the habilitation to supervise research (HDR). Her “habilitation” dissertation was on Japanese democracy.
Her field is Japan’s foreign and defence policy and internal politics. She also works on East Asian Security and International Relations.