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(Last modified:  Jan. 23, 2019)

SONG Jaehyun, Ph. D.

Assistant Professor
Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University

Ph.D. in Political Science
Kobe University

Basic Information

  • Name(Eng): SONG Jaehyun
  • Name(Kor): 송 재현
  • Name(Jpn): 宋 財泫 (ソン ジェヒョン)
  • Nationality: Republic of Korea
  • Birth: Seoul, Korea
  • Living: Tokyo, Japan


  • GPA: 4.30/4.30
  • Mentor: Prof. Yutaka Shinada
  • Dissertation title: “Voting Behavior on Elastic Issue Space: An Unified Issue Voting Model Based on Elastic Proximity Model”
  • Chief examiner: Prof. Yutaka Shinada
    Vise-examiners: Prof. Yutaka Onishi and Prof. Naofumi Fujimura
  • Master of Political Science
    Graduate School of LawKobe University, Kobe, Japan

    • GPA: 4.18/4.30
    • Mentor: Prof. Yutaka Shinada
    • Master Thesis: “Is it Possible to Overcome Korean Regionalism?: An Empirical Analysis of a Role of Manifestos”
    • Chief examiner: Prof. Yutaka Shinada
      Vise-examiners: Prof. Yutaka Onishi and Prof. Kengo Soga
  • Bachelor of Law
    Department of Political Science, Faculty of Law, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan

    • GPA: 3.62/4.0
  • High School Diploma
    High School Attached to College of Education, Dongguk University, Korea


Teaching Assistant

  • 2016(F/W): Political Process Seminar [Instructor: Yutaka Shinada] (Kobe University)
  • 2016(F/W): Research Methods in Political Science II [Instructor: Yuki Yanai] (Kobe University)
  • 2016(F/W): Journalism Workshop II [Instructor: Yoshinori Yuasa] (Kobe University)
  • 2016(S/S): Political Process Seminar [Instructor: Yutaka Shinada] (Kobe University)
  • 2016(S/S): Journalism Workshop I [Instructor: Shiro Maeda] (Kobe University)
  • 2016(S/S): Research Methods in Political Science I [Instructor: Yuki Yanai] (Kobe University)
  • 2015(F/W): Political Culture [Instructor: Yutaka Shinada] (Kobe University)
  • 2015(S/S), 2016(S/S): Political Data Analysis I [Instructor: Masahiro Zenkyo] (Kobe University)
  • 2015(S/S): Introduction to Modern Politics [Coordinator: Yutaka Onishi ] (Kobe University)



  • (Korean) 2010: Survey Analyst 2nd level
  • (Korean) 2010: Application Capability on Computer 1st level
  • (Korean) 2010: Word Processor 1st level
  • (Korean) 2010: Test of Economic Sense And Thinking 3rd level
  • (Korean) 2010: HANJA(Chinese Character) Ability 2nd level
  • (International) 2011: TOEIC 715 Expired
  • (International 2013: TOEFL(iBT) 75 (R:22 L:15 W:21 S:17) Expired


Academic Society

Research Workshop



  • Korean (Native)
  • Japanese (Fluent)
  • English (Intermediate)
  • Chinese (Elementary reading)


  • R
  • Stata
  • SPSS
  • Python
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