Takumi Shibaike’s research examines global governance and the role of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). He is especially interested in how and why small NGOs survive and exercise power in the global governance of biodiversity and climate change. His teaching interests are in the areas of international relations and environmental politics. He has published in academic journals, including Global Environmental Politics, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly and Global Society.
Shibaike has an M.A. and a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Toronto. Before joining Duke Kunshan, he was a Max Weber fellow at the European University Institute and a postdoctoral associate in the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary.
More details can be found on Shibaike’s personal website at https://takumishibaike.github.io/