Kobe University Research project: Party Organizations and Legislative Behavior in Advanced Democracies
Professor Fujimura is Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Law at Kobe University. He earned his B.A. in Political Science from Osaka University, M.A. in Political Science from Kyoto University, M.A. in International Studies from University of Washington, and Ph.D. in Political Science from Kyoto University. His research interests are comparative and legislative politics. Professor Fujimura's articles have been published in Japanese Journal of Political Science, Journal of East Asian Studies, European Political Science Review, Party Politics, and in other journals and edited volumes. While at Harvard, he will conduct research on how political parties gain their members’ support for their policies and decisions in Japan and the U.S.