Dr. Benjamin J. Ascione Assistant Professor at the Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University, Tokyo.
He completed his PhD at ANU in the Crawford School’s Policy and Governance Program in 2020. He is a research associate at the ANU’s Australia-Japan Research Centre and a member of the East Asia Forum Editorial Group.
Party infighting undermines democracy in Korea, Australian Financial Review, 10 April 2016. Also appeared on East Asia Forum.
Storm brews over Japan’s new security laws, Australian Financial Review, 3 August 2015. Also appeared on East Asia Forum.
Snap election belies Japan’s weak political outlook, Australian Financial Review, 8 December 2014. Also appeared on East Asia Forum.
Scholarships and fellowships
Australian Postgraduate Award
Crawford School of Public Policy
ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
J.G. Crawford Building No. 132
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 0200 Australia