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(Ms) Hitomi Takemura has been an associate professor of international law at the Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan since April 2016. She received her Ph.D. at the Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway in June 2008. The thesis was published by Springer as a book entitled International Human Right to Conscientious Objection to Military Service and Individual Duties to Disobey Manifestly Illegal Orders later in 2008. She also has an LL.M. in public international law and international criminal law specialization from Leiden University, Netherlands, and an LL.M. in international law from Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan. Her recent research interests include the prosecutorial discretion of international criminal justice and indicators of legitimacy of international law and international criminal justice.

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EDUCATION

Post-graduate education
2005-2008 Ph.D. course, the Irish Centre of Human Rights, National University of Ireland,
Galway (Ireland)
Ph.D. in law
Thesis: Rights and Duties to Disobey Manifestly Illegal Orders under
International Law (passed PhD defence on 8 December 07; conferring 17 June
08)
2003–2004 LL.M. course, Leiden University, Leiden (Netherlands)
LL.M. Public International Law (specialization in International Criminal
Law
Thesis: Contemporary Relationships between the Doctrine of
Superior Responsibility and the Defence of Superior Orders
2003-2008 Ph.D. course (left without degree) Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi
University, Tokyo (Japan)
2001-2003 LL.M. course, Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo
(Japan)
LL.M., Public International Law,
Thesis: The limit and scope of individual criminal responsibility in
international criminal law—from the standpoint of the superior order defense
and the doctrine of superior responsibility—
Undergraduate and graduate education
1997–2001 Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Tokyo (Japan)
B.A. (German)
General education
1994–97 Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School, Tokyo (Japan)
International Course

WORKING EXPERIENCE

1/04/2016 Associate Professor, Public International Law, Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo (Japan)
1/10/2012 Associate Professor, Public International Law, School of Foreign Studies, Aichi Prefectural University, Aichi (Japan)
1/04/2009 Associate Professor, Public International Law, Kyushu International University, Fukuoka (Japan)
01/04/2008 Assistant Professor, Public International Law, Kyushu International University, Fukuoka (Japan)
31/08/2005 Law Clerk, Legal Advisory Section, Office of the Prosecutor
01/03/2005 International Criminal Court, The Hague (Netherlands).
14/12/2004 Legal Intern, The Appeals Chamber
01/07/2004 International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, The Hague (Netherlands).

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