Senior Research Fellows
Jun OSAWA is Senior Research Fellow at Nakasone Peace Institute (NPI). Mr. Osawa has been concurrently Board member of Kajima Peace Institute (2018-), Cyber Project Coordinator at Sasakawa Peace Foundation (2018-). His research interests include national cyber security, strategic assessment, and Northeast Asian international security.
He joined NPI/IIPS in 1995 as a research fellow (1995-2009) and serves as a senior research fellow (2009-2014, 2017-). His previous positions include: Senior Fellow of National Security Council) Secretariat (NSS) (2017-2019), Deputy Cabinet Counsellor of National Security (Council) Secretariat (NSS) (2014-2016), visiting fellow, CEAP, Brookings Institution (2013), member of the Cabinet Office’s Advisory Panel on Communication Concerning Territorial Integrity (2013-2014), member of the Keidanren Study Group on Cyber Warfare and Defense (2012), a visiting scholar at National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (2011-2016), Policy Planning Researcher and Advisor, Policy Planning Division, Foreign Policy Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2007-2009), Analyst, Second Division, Intelligence and Analysis Service, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2004-2006), and Lecturer, International Studies at Meiji Gakuin University (2003). Mr. Osawa received his M.A. from Keio University in 1996 and his B.A. from Keio University in 1994.