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Kristen Luck, PhD

Okinawa Collection and Japan Resource Center Specialist
Global Resources Center
Office location
Gelman Library, 708
Research consultation area(s)
Arts and Humanities
Global Affairs
Social Sciences
Collection development area(s)
Japan Resources Center
Japanese Language and literature
Okinawa Collection
Areas of expertise
Japanese Studies, Okinawan Studies, Japanese Language and Literature, East Asian Relations, Japanese Politics and Policy, Japanese Law, Comparative Public Policy and Administration, Gender Politics, Public Diplomacy, Qualitative Research Methods

Dr. Kristen Luck works in the Okinawa Collection and Japan Resource Center, where she provides research services, resource support, and collection development.  She holds a MA in Asian Studies from the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University and a PhD in Public Policy and Administration and MPA in Policy Analysis and Evaluation from the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University.  Her work focuses on Japanese public policy with an emphasis on law, society, and gender.