Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Research project: Impact of U.S. Agricultural Policy Reform on the Global Food Supply
Mr. Oshima earned his Bachelor of Law from University of Tokyo. His most recent position at MAFF was Senior Policy Planner of the Policy Planning Division at the Minister's Secretariat. He has also held Director or Deputy Director posts in the Agricultural Production Bureau, Forest Agency, Fisheries Agency, and Food Agency. He has also been seconded to posts in the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, Financial Services Agency, and Noda City Office. Mr. Oshima's research at Harvard will examine the impact of U.S. agricultural policy reform on the global food supply.