This month Dr. Benjamin Peters joins us as the new Director of GSP. Benjamin has studied and worked abroad for a total of 15 years, most recently in Japan where he served as a professor of Political Science, Dean of the School of International Liberal Arts, and Vice President at Miyazaki International College. Benjamin holds degrees from the University of North Carolina (B.A.), the University of Washington (M.A.I.S.), and Rutgers University (Ph.D.)., and his academic interests and personal commitments lie in peace and social justice. Benjamin is married to Sayaka, and they have two sons, Noah and Kai, and a daughter, Sola.