The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan


KUDO, Hiroki

Research Fellow, JIME Center

Fields of Study:Politics and Economy of Libya and the North African Countries, Security and Terrorism in the North Africa and the Sahara-Sahel Region, Energy Geopolitics


 Research Fellow, JIME Center, IEEJ

2016-2017 Junior Visiting Fellow, Japan Institute of International Affairs

Research Intern, Energy and National Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies, the U.S.


Research Fellow, University of Nairobi, Kenya


Research Assistant, Global Environmental System Leaders Program, Keio University


Advisory Expert, Development Assistance Project of Post-conflict Libya, Japan International Cooperation Agency


 Senior Researcher, Keio Research Institute at SFC


 M.A. in Media and Governance, Keio University, Japan


B.A. in Policy Management, Keio University, Japan

・ "Libya's Geopolitical Risk and Trends of Violent Extremist Organizations: Focusing on the 'Ungoverned Spaces' in the Sahara Region", Masayuki Yamauchi, eds., Geopolitics of the Middle East and the Islamic State, Asahi Shimbun Publications, pp119-146, February 2017. (in Japanese)
・ "Post-conflict Libya as the 'Destination' and 'Transit Hub' for Migration", Journals of Middle Eastern Studies, Vol.528, January 2017. (in Japanese)
・ "Middle East and North Africa Political Risk Assessment: Implications of Sustained Low Oil Prices", RW Political Risk Newsletter, Vol.12, Issue 1, Robert Wray PLLC. (Co-authored with Guy Caruso)
・ " 'Intertwined' Security Destabilization: Inter-regional Flow of Combatants from Libya to the 'Islamic State'", Journals of Middle Eastern Studies, Vol.522, January 2016. (in Japanese)
・ "Challenges for State-building and Economic and Industrial Development of Post-conflict Libya", Africa, The Africa Society of Japan, Spring 2014, pp28-33, March 2014. (in Japanese)
・ "New Libya’s General National Election and Future Prospect After the Qadhafi Regime", Journals of Middle Eastern Studies, Vol.515, October 2012. (in Japanese)

Academic Professional Career
2018-present       Adjunct Lecturer, Toyo Eiwa University, Japan
2018-present       Adjunct Lecturer, Seikei University, Japan
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