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Cross-regional Studies

Name Position Area
HAYAMI, Yoko Professor Cultural Anthropology
ANDO, Kazuo Professor Tropical Agriculture
KOBAYASHI, Satoru Associate Professor Area Studies、Anthropology
NISHI, Yoshimi Associate Professor Indonesian Studies, disaster management, human security, migrant studies,
area Informatics
YAMAMOTO, Hiroyuki Associate Professor Malaysian studies, nationalism, disaster management, area informatics,
film studies
Le Hoang Ngoc Yen Guest Research Associate
HAYASHI, Taiichi Affiliated Professor
UCHIDA, Haruo Affiliated Professor Bangladesh, Rural hydrology, Village development, Natural disasters, Depopulation
HIRAMATSU, Hideki Affiliated Associate Professor
SUZUKI, Reiji Affiliated Associate Professor
TSUBOI, Yuji Affiliated Associate Professor
AKAMATSU, Yoshio Affiliated Assistant Professor
HORIE, Mio Affiliated Assistant Professor
MITSUNARI, Ayumi Affiliated Assistant Professor
SATO, Wakana Affiliated Assistant Professor ethnic costumes, Miao, China, mother/daughter relationship, material culture
TAZAKI, Ikuko Affiliated Assistant Professor
Edoardo Siani Postdoctoral Fellow Social/Cultural Anthropology, Thai Studies, Southeast Asian Studies
YAJIMA, Kichiji Researcher
FUJII, Miho Affiliated Researcher
KAWAMOTO, Kanae Affiliated Researcher Buddhist Studies (Pali, Theravada Buddhism), Religious Studies (Buddhist ethics)
KUSUDA, Kenta Affiliated Researcher 地域研究、人類学、非営利組織論、プロジェクトマネジメント
NAOI, Riyo Affiliated Researcher
SAKUMA, Kyoko Affiliated Researcher
SHIMOJO, Hisashi Affiliated Researcher Area Studies (Southeast Asia), Social and Political History, Historical Anthropology
TOYOTA, Tomoya Affiliated Researcher
YOSHIMOTO, Yasuko Affiliated Researcher
Zhao Weijie Research Student

Political & Economic Coexistence

Name Position Area
FUJITA, Koichi Professor Agricultural Economics, Southeast Asia Area Studies, South Asia Area Studies
KISHI, Tosihiko Professor East Asian History
MIZUNO, Kosuke Professor Development Studies
OKAMOTO, Masaaki Professor Political Science
CHACHAVALPONGPUN, Pavin Associate Professor Politics and International Relations
NAKANISHI, Yoshihiro Associate Professor
NAKAYAMA Taisho Assistant Professor History of Borderlands
KOGURE, Katsuo Program-Specific Assistant Professor Economics
HAYASAKA, Hiroshi Affiliated Professor
KANO, Hiroyoshi Affiliated Professor Rural economy of Java
Oil palm plantation enterprises in Indonesia
Modern economic history of Southeast Asia
Horton,William Bradley Affiliated Associate Professor
IGA, Tsukasa Affiliated Associate Professor Political Sociology and Area Study in Southeast Asia, especially Malaysia
KONYA, Akari Affiliated Assistant Professor
MASUDA, Gaku Affiliated Assistant Professor Area studies, Informatics, Informatics, Cultural anthropology, Electrical and electronic engineering
NISHIMOTO, Noa Affiliated Assistant Professor Number concept, Biodiversity vs. Linguistic diversity, Austronesian studies
SAMEJIMA, Hiromitsu Affiliated Assistant Professor Ecology
SUZUKI, Haruka Affiliated Assistant Professor Ecological Resource Utilization, Coastal Areas in Indonesia, Area Studies
TOYAMA, Ayako Affiliated Assistant Professor Thai Politics, Comparative Politics
KAWAMURA, Ai JSPS Fellow
Ami Amiha Meutia Affiliated Researcher
FUJITA, Motoko Affiliated Researcher
KAYANE, Yuka Affiliated Researcher
NANKE, Mitsuko Affiliated Researcher
Rosita Dewi Affiliated Researcher
FUTAESAKU, Kazuyo Research Student

Social Coexistence

Name Position Area
Hau, Caroline Sy Professor Cultural Studies
KOIZUMI, Junko Professor Thai History and Historiography
BADENOCH, Nathan Associate Professor
BAUTISTA, Julius Associate Professor Anthropology, Southeast Asian Studies, Religious Studies
OBIYA Chika Associate Professor Central Asian Studies
ONO, Mikiko Assistant Professor Area studies, Vietnamese history
SHITARA, Narumi Assistant Professor Scholarly publishing
CHOKSI, Nishaant Guest Research Associate
Andrey Damaledo Postdoctoral Fellow Anthropology
SERIZAWA, Takamichi JSPS Fellow Philippine history, Japanese intellectual history
PAKORNNIPAT PATTHAPON Research Student

Environmental Coexistence

Name Position Area
HARA Shoichiro Professor Information Sciencel
KONO, Yasuyuki Professor Southeast Asian studies, Agricultural science
KOZAN, Osamu Associate Professor hydrology
SAKAMOTO, Ryota Associate Professor Field Medicine
YANAGISAWA, Masayuki Associate Professor Agro-ecology
KAMEDA, Akihiro Assistant Professor Informatics
KITANI, Kimiya Assistant Professor Database Development,System Management,Information Processing
KAWASAKI, Masahiro Affiliated Professor
KOBAYASHI, Shigeo Affiliated Professor Area Studies, Forestry, Forest Ecology and Engneering
MATSUBAYASHI, Kozo Affiliated Professor
OKUMIYA, Kiyohito Affiliated Professor Geriatrics, Neurology, Field Medicine
SHIBAYAMA Mamoru Affiliated Professor
TONOKURA, Kenichi Affiliated Professor
ITOH, Masayuki Affiliated Associate Professor Biogeochemistry in forests, wetlands, and agricultural fields
FUJISAWA, Michiko Affiliated Associate Professor Field Medicine
MIZUNO, Kei Affiliated Associate Professor Community development, Land use, Fair trade, Hunting culture
NAITO, Daisuke Affiliated Associate Professor
NAKATSUKA, Masahiro Affiliated Associate Professor
TAKAGI, Akira Affiliated Associate Professor
WADA, Taizo Affiliated Associate Professor Society medicine, Clinical internal medicine, Clinical internal medicine
WATANABE, Kazuo Affiliated Associate Professor
FLORES URUSHIMA Andrea Specially Appointed Assistant Professor Urban Environmental Studies, Urban Environmental History, Regional Spaces Theory
HAYASHI, Kengo  Affiliated Assistant Professor
HIROSAKI, Mayumi Affiliated Assistant Professor
ISHIMOTO, Yasuko Affiliated Assistant Professor
KIMURA, Yumi Affiliated Assistant Professor
KUWATA, Mikinori Affiliated Assistant Professor
YAMADA, Kyohta Affiliated Assistant Professor Dwelt Environment History and Dwelt Environment Design of South Asia and Indian Ocean World
Kwan Soo Chen Researcher Community and environmental health, urban planning and built environment, health co-benefits of carbon mitigation measures
OKADA Masashi Researcher History of Southeast Asian Massif
IIZUKA, Noriko Researcher Social innovation, environmental education, area studies
IIZUKA, Kotaro Researcher
SHIODERA, Satomi Researcher Ecology and Environment

Global Humanosphere

Name Position Area
DE JONG, Wil Professor Environmental governance, forest policies, forest landscape transition and restoration, community and smallholder forestry
ISHIKAWA, Noboru Professor Area Studies, Social Anthropology
MIENO, Fumiharu Professor Economics, Finance & Development
NISHIBUCHI, Mitsuaki Professor Human-Nature Dynamics
LOPEZ, Mario Ivan Associate Professor Cultural Anthropology, Migration
MURAKAMI Yusuke Associate Professor Political Science
KATO, Yumi Assistant Professor Cultural Anthropology
KAYALI, Ahmad Yaman  Specific Assistant Professor
NAKAGUCHI, Yoshitsugu Affiliated Associate Professor Human-Nature Dynamics
SHIRAKAWA, Koichi Affiliated Assistant Professor Protozoan infectious disease, Theoretical Epidemiology, Medical Statistics, Systems Biology, Structural Biology
SUGIHARA, Kaoru Affiliated Professor Economic History, Environmental History
Kenney-Lazar Miles Richard Program-Specific Researcher Geography
UEYAMA, Toru JSPS Fellow
FURUYA, Ryusei Research Student

Visiting Research Scholar

Name Position Area
Colin A. DURKOP Visiting Research Scholar Economic and Social Sciences
Saksith CHALERMPONG Visiting Research Scholar Transportation
Puangthong PAWAKAPAN Visiting Research Scholar Thailand’s relations with her neighbors, Southeast Asian modern history, modern Thai politics
Ahmad Hezri Bin Adnan Visiting Research Scholar Environmental Policy and Sustainable Development Studies
Ronald E. HOLMES Visiting Research Scholar Political science
Ke-sheng Cheng Guest Scholar
Le Hoang Ngoc Yen Guest Scholar
Zheng Duan Guest Scholar

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