CISSM Global Forum | "Domestic Constraints on US North Korea Policy"

Thursday, October 26, 2017 -
12:00 to 13:15
Naoko Aoki
Graduate Fellow, CISSM

Naoko Aoki is a doctoral candidate, whose dissertation explores the impact of domestic politics on international security cooperation, using U.S. implementation of two denuclearization agreements with North Korea as case studies.  Her research attempts to better understand the conditions under which security cooperation agreements could be implemented.  Her other research interests include nuclear and missile programs as well as cybersecurity in the Asia-Pacific region.  She was formerly with Kyodo News, Japan’s largest news agency, covering Japanese domestic politics and economic policy in Tokyo before serving as Kyodo’s Beijing correspondent from 2004 to 2009.  She holds an M.A. from The Johns Hopkins University, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a B.A. from Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan.


The CISSM Global Forum is held from 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  in 1203 Van Munching Hall College Park, MD 20742. It is open to the public (no RSVPs required) and is supported by the Yamamoto-Scheffelin Endowment for Policy Research. For further information about the CISSM Global Forum contact cissm@umd.edu.