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Director of International Studies

Andrew Oros

Andrew Oros, Political ScienceAndrew L. Oros

Director of International Studies
Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies

Professor Oros is a specialist on the international and comparative politics of East Asia and the advanced industrial democracies, with an emphasis on contending approaches to managing security. He is author or co-author of three books on Japan’s evolving security policies, including the forthcoming Japan’s Security Renaissance (Columbia University Press, February 2017), over a dozen scholarly articles and book chapters, and numerous short policy briefs. He speaks frequently about his research on issues in Japanese politics and East Asian security to members of the media, fellow researchers, and policymakers in Washington DC, Tokyo, and world-wide.

Contact Information


Phone: 410-810-7436

Fax: 410-810-7170

Office Hours

Fall 2016: MTuW 11am-12noon and by appointment