Basic Information

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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

  • Satoyama Initiative and OECM, BIOCITY (92) (p.44 - 51) , 2022/10, Yoji Natori

    Research paper (scientific journal), Single Author, Japanese

  • 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

  • A Synthesis of Understanding the Role of Shifting Cultivation for Sustainable Development of Northeast India, . A Tradition in Transition: Understanding the Role of Shifting Cultivation for Sustainable Development of Northeast India. (p.274 - 287) , 2022, Siddharth Edake, Yoji Natori, Aniket Kumar Shaw, Brajesh Kumar Tiwari, Uttam Kumar Sahoo, Ayyanadar Arunachalam

    Research paper (other scientific conference materials, etc.), Multiple Authorship, English

  • Resilience in Landscapes & Seascapes: Building Back Better from COVID-19, UNU-IAS Policy Brief, vol.2021 (26) , 2021/11, Maiko Nishi, Yoji Natori, and Devon R. Dublin

    Research paper (university, research institution), Multiple Authorship, Design and evaluation of sustainable and environmental conscious system, Environmental policy and social systems, Environmental and ecological symbiosis, 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

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Nature-based Solutions and protected and conserved areas: An introduction for protected and conserved area practitioners, International Union for Conservation of Nature, 2022/12, Nigel Dudley, Naoya Furuta, Yoji Natori, Naoyuki Okano

    Other, Multiple Authorship , English

  • A Tradition in Transition: Understanding the Role of Shifting Cultivation for Sustainable Development of Northeast India, The Energy and Resources Institute, 2022, Shaw A K, Natori Y, and Edake S.

    Scholarly Book, Joint Editing and Writing, English

 

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

  • 2022, Winter, GSS302-1_W, GS Special Topic 2: Multidisciplinary Approach to Green Economy (PBL)

  • 2022, Fall, ENV320-1_F, Environmental Science in Global Perspective

  • 2022, Fall, ENV100-1_F, Environmental Science

  • 2022, Fall, GSP493-4_F, Seminar in Transnational Studies

  • 2022, Fall, GSP490-6_F, Seminar in Global Studies (Study Abroad)

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Community Activities Outside University 【 display / non-display

  • 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

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

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

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

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