Daisuke Nakaya

daisuke nakaya

Daisuke Nakaya

  • Corporate Affiliate Visiting Fellow, 2016-17

Shorenstein APARC
Stanford University
Encina Hall, Room E301
Stanford,  CA  94305-6055

650-725-2496 (voice)
650-723-6530 (fax)


Colonel Daisuke Nakaya is a corporate affiliate visiting fellow at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (Shorenstein APARC) for 2016-17.  He is a member of the Japan Air Self Defense Force (JASDF), Ministry of Defense (MOD).  Prior to joining Shorenstein APARC, he worked in the Japan-U.S. Defense Cooperation Division, Bureau of Defense Policy (Internal Bureau).  His career includes varioius assignments in the Air Defense Command (e.g. Commander of PATRIOT Missile Squadron) and the Air Staff Office in addition to the Internal Bureau (e.g. the Aide-de-Camp to the Defense Minister, Minister's Secretariat).  Nakaya received his bachelor's degree of social science from the National Defense Academy in 1997.