Lionel Fatton

Lionel Fatton, Ph.D.

PhD (Sciences Po, CERI, Paris)

Assistant Professor, Research Methods, Security Studies, Asian Area Studies


Lionel Fatton is Assistant Professor of International Relations at Webster University Geneva. He is also Research Collaborator at the Research Institute for the History of Global Arms Transfer, Meiji University, Tokyo, and Fellow at The Charhar Institute, Beijing. His research interests include international and security dynamics in East and Southeast Asia, China- Japan-US relations, Japan’s security policy, civil-military relations and neoclassical realism. He holds a PhD in Political Science, specialization International Relations, from Sciences Po Paris and two MA in International Relations from Waseda University in Tokyo and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva.