Basic Information

写真a

NATORI Yoji


Title

Associate Professor

Nationality

JAPAN

Research Fields, Keywords

Landscape ecology, protected areas, biodiversity, natural capital, Satoyama, conservation GIS

E-Mail Address

E-mail address

Academic Background (Undergraduate Level) 【 display / non-display

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Letters and Science, Biological Aspects of Conservation and Astronomy-Physics (with Honors)

    University, 1996/12, Graduated, UNITED STATES

Academic Background (Graduate Level) 【 display / non-display

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, Land Resources

    Doctor's Course, 2006/05, Completed, UNITED STATES

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, Conservation Biology and Sustainable Development

    Master's Course, 1998/12, Completed, UNITED STATES

Degree Earned 【 display / non-display

  • Ph.D., Land Resources, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006/05

  • Master of Science, Conservation Biology and Sustainable Development, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1998/12

  • Bachelor of Science, Biological Aspects of Conservation, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1996/12

Professional Career On-Campus 【 display / non-display

  • Akita International University Faculty of International Liberal Arts Global Studies Program (Ryoiki), Associate Professor, 2021/04 -

  • Akita International University Faculty of International Liberal Arts Global Studies Program (Katei), Associate Professor, 2019/09 - 2021/03

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Conservation International Japan, Science to Action Manager, 2008/04 - 2019/08

  • Ecosystem Conservation Society - Japan, Researcher, 2006/09 - 2008/03

  • Ministry of the Environment Wildlife Division, Nature Conservation Bureau, Seconded from Japan Wildlife Research Center, 2001/04 - 2002/03

  • Japan Wildlife Research Center, Researcher, 1999/04 - 2002/07

 

Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Global identification and mapping of socioecological production landscapes with the Satoyama Index, PLoS ONE, vol.16 (8) (p.e0256327 - ) , 2021/08, Yoji Natori, Akihoko Hino

    DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0256327, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship, Environmental and ecological symbiosis, Environmental policy and social systems, English

  • Community conserved areas as building blocks for sustainable communities, Building on Nature: Area-based conservation as a key tool for delivering SDGs, 2021/05, Yoji Natori, Pia Sethi, Siddharth Edake, Yatish Lele

    Research paper (university, research institution), Multiple Authorship, English

  • Enhancing synergies in nature’s contributions to people in socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes: lessons learnt from ten site-based projects in biodiversity hotspots, Sustainability Science, 2021/03, Takahashi, Y., K. Park, Y. Natori, D. Dublin, R. Dasgupta, K. Miwa

    DOI:10.1007/s11625-021-00927-w, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship, Environmental policy and social systems, Environmental and ecological symbiosis, English

  • Community-based project assessment using the indicators of resilience in SEPLS: Lessons from the GEF-Satoyama Project, Current Research in Environmental Sustainability, vol.2 (100016) (p.1 - 10) , 2020/11, Devon R. Dunblin, Yoji Natori

    DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.crsust.2020.100016, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship, Environmental and ecological symbiosis, English

  • Environmental and social recovery from the ship wreck oil spill in Mauritius, Environment & Justice (215) (p.6) , 2020/10, Yoji Natori

    Research paper (other scientific conference materials, etc.), Single Author, Environmental and ecological symbiosis, Japanese

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On-Campus Classes/Subjects In Charge of 【 display / non-display

  • 2021, Winter, GSS302-1_W, GS Special Topic 26: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Green Economy in Malaysia (PBL)

  • 2021, Fall, ENV100-1_F, Environmental Science

  • 2021, Fall, GSP493-4_F, Seminar in Transnational Studies

  • 2021, Fall, IGS200-1_F, Introduction to Global Studies

  • 2021, Fall, ENV320-1_F, Environmental Science in Global Perspective

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Community Activities Outside University 【 display / non-display

  • Member, Akita Prefecture Scenic Conservation Council,2021/07 - 2023/06

    Provide advice to the Governor of Akita Prefecture on issues of scenic conservation.

  • Member, Akita Prefecture Environment Council,2021/06 - 2023/05

    Provide advices to Akita Prefecture on issues related to environmental conservation. The council will meet three times a year.

  • Vice Chair, Japan Committee for the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN),2020/06 -

    Decision-making for the organization and participation in project/program activities

  • Honorary Advisor, Conservation International Japan,2019/11 -

    Collaboration on projects and policy work