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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

Andrew 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 of Normalizing Japan: Politics, Identity, and the Evolution of Security Practice (Stanford University Press, 2008), co-author of Global Security Watch: Japan (Praeger Press, 2010), and over a dozen scholarly articles and book chapters. 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

Spring 2016: MW 1-2pm and by appointment on Tuesdays