Felix Doege, M.A.

Anna Caspari

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
East Asian Politics
AKAFÖ 2/31
44780 Bochum
Tel.: +49 (0)234 32 21851
Fax: +49 (0)234 32-14585




Consultation HOurs

Thursday, 15:00-16:30

Academic Career

2011-2014: M.A. in East Asian Politics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, including internship at the political news section of the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. Thesis title: new perspectives on energy security in the Asia-Pacific – an examination of the case of Japan.
5/2012-10/2012: Research Assistant at the Chair of East Asian Politics, Faculty of East Asian Studies, Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
4/2009-7/2010: Tutor at the Chair of International Politics, Faculty of Social Sciences, Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
2007-2011: B.A. in East Asian Economics and Politics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, including internships at the German Embassy in Tokyo and the GIGA Institute of Asian Studies in Hamburg. Thesis title: political and economic effects of the WTO on the trade relationship between Japan and the USA.

Research interests

Energy security in East Asia
Nationalism in Japan
The role of the USA in East Asia
Regime survival in North Korea
Japanese nuclear energy politics
Taiwan in relation to the People’s Republic of China



Doege, Felix/Köllner, Patrick (2011) “Despite Fukushima-1: Japan’s ‘atomic village’ holds onto nuclear energy”, in GIGA Focus Asien, 5

Public presentations

The Japanese right-wing and its influence on politics and society, Kumon-Schule Düsseldorf, 28th February, 2014
Fukushima and Japanese nuclear energy politics, Kumon-Schule Düsseldorf, 23rd March, 2012