Our Students - Profiles

Ayako Hirata

Year: Advanced to Candidacy (ABD) - JSP

Education:

M.A. in Law, University of Tokyo, Japan (summa cum laude), 2009
B.A. in Law, University of Tokyo, Japan (summa cum laude), 2007

Concentrations:

Regulatory Implementation/Enforcement
Street-level Bureaucracy
Environmental Law
Administrative Law
Empirical Legal Studies

Awards:

Fulbright Fellowship
Murata Overseas Scholarship
Selznick Fellowship
Berkeley Graduate Division Summer Grant
Suenobu Foundation Fellowship
Japan Student Service Organization’s (JASSO) Awards for outstanding graduate students

Academic Experiences:

Graduate Student Instructor, Law and Economics (Spring 2011)
Graduate Student Instructor, Foundations for Legal Studies, Professor Perry (Fall 2011)
Research Assistant, Professor Cooter (Summer 2011)

Employment Experiences:

University of Tokyo, Assistant Professorship, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics (2009- 2010)