Vicki L. Beyer












Nationality: American-Australian
Time Living in Japan: More than 25 years
Area(s) of Expertise: Japanese Employment Law and Employment Practices, Corporate Governance, finding fun and interesting travel destinations in Japan
Education: BA, MA, JD, LLM
Publications Featured In:, ACCJ JournalHR Agenda
Favorite Thing About Living in Japan: Always something new to learn or explore.
Favorite Place to Visit in Japan: Kamakura

BIO: Vicki is a professor of law and former in-house employment/corporate lawyer. She is also a free-lance travel writer who has been writing about exploring Japan for nearly a decade, capitalizing on nearly three decades of experience living and traveling in Japan. She’s particularly interested in the relationship between people and places, both historically and currently.

Recently Published Work

  • “The best way forward: Flexible working arrangements benefit women in the Japanese work place,” Eurobiz Japan (November 2016)
  • Monthly travel articles for