T.J. Pempel

Jack M. Forcey Professor of Political Science for Study of East Asian Politics, Department of Political Science
Ph.D. Columbia University


Research interests: Comparative politics, political economy, contemporary Japan, and Asian regionalism

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Conferences organized with CCS, CJS, CKS, and IEAS:
Overcoming the Asia Paradox: Key Issues Hindering Further Integration in East Asia and Korea's Role
Scarred Heritage: Achieving Peace and Reconciliation on the Korean Peninsula
Catching the Wave: Connecting East Asia through Soft Power
East Asia in Transition: Comprehensive Security in the Pacific Rim

T.J. Pempel's book cover