Shaun Ketch

Co-operative Research Fellow of RCAST, University of Tokyo

Co-operative Research Fellow

15+ years of international government, military, and industry consulting experience, with engagement experience in defense and national security policy analysis, anti-money laundering and economic sanctions compliance, cybersecurity resilience and strategy, emergency management, international development programming design, political and economic risk analysis, and speechwriting and communications. Master’s degrees in Public Policy from The University of Tokyo, and in Public Administration from Columbia University in the City of New York. Ph.D. in International Public Policy from The University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Public Policy, with a research focus on international security and economic statecraft.






Ketch, Shaun. “Post 9-11 US Weaponization of International Finance and Novel PowerProjection.” Doctoral Dissertation, The University of Tokyo. September 2021


B.A. in International Studies, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, May 2008

M.P.A., Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs, May 2013

M.P.P., The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Public Policy, Sep 2013

Ph.D in International Public Policy, The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Public Policy,  Sep 2021