Noboru Yamaguchi

Dean and Professor

Master of Arts, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (1988)


Noboru Yamaguchi


Japan’s National Security Policy

Introduction to Contemporary International Security Issues

Paradigm Shift in War and Peace

Research Interests:

International Politics

Japan-US alliance

Non-traditional Security Cooperation

Military History and Strategy

Major Publications:

  • “Facilitating the US Pivot: A Japanese Perspective,” Global Asia, 7(4), pp.42-45, 2012
  • “Japan and China: Towards a Strategic Relationship for Mutual Benefit from Politically Cold but Economically Warm Relations,” Strategic yearbook, 2007, China Rising: Reactions, Assessments, and Strategic Consequences, National Defense College
  • “US Defence Tranceformation and Japan’s Defence Policy,” RUSI Journal, 151(4), pp.62-64, 2006