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NAWATA Hiroshi

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Affiliation

Graduate School of International Resource Sciences

Title

Professor

Postal address

1-1 Tegata-Gakuenmachi, Akita 010-8502, Japan

Research Fields, keywords

Resource Management, Area Studies (Middle East and Africa), Cultural Anthropology, Arid Land Studies, Social Ecology, Environmental Impact Assessment, Rural Development, Human-Livestock Interactions

Mail Address

E-mail address

Homepage URL

https://researchmap.jp/read0161005/

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

  • Wadeda University   School of Humanities and Social Sciences   Asian History   1992.03  Graduated

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

  • Kyoto University  Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies  Cultural Anthropology  Doctor's Degree Program  2003.03  Completed

  • Kyoto University  Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies  Cultural Anthropology  Master's Degree Program  1997.03  Completed

  • University of Khartoum, Sudan  Institute of African and Asian Studies  Department of Folklore  Master's Degree Program  1994.01  Completed

Degree Earned 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies -  Ph.D. in Human and Environmental Studies

  • Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies -  M.A. in Human and Environmental Studies

  • University of Khartoum -  Diploma

  • Waseda University -  B.A. in Letters, Arts and Sciences

History of going abroad to study 【 display / non-display

  • 1992.08
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    1994.01

    Department of Folklore, Institute of African and Asian Studies, University of Khartoum, Sudan   Diploma

  • 1989.09
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    1990.08

    Beloit College  

Professional Career On-Campus 【 display / non-display

  • 2016.04
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    Akita University   Graduate School of International Resource Sciences   Department of Earth Resource Engineering and Environmental Science   Field of Resource Management   Professor

  • 2014.04
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    2016.03

    Akita University   Faculty of International Resource Sciences   Department of Resource Policy and Management   Professor

  • 2013.10
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    2014.03

    Akita University   Professor

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2016.04
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    National Museum of Ethnology   Department of Advanced Studies in Anthropology   Special Visiting Professor  

  • 2013.10
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    2017.03

    Research Institute for Humanity and Nature   Research Division   Visiting Professor  

  • 2010.08
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    2013.03

    Nagoya University   Graduate School of Environmental Studies   Visiting Associate Professor  

  • 2008.01
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    2013.09

    Research Institute for Humanity and Nature   Research Division   Associate Professor  

  • 2007.11
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    2007.12

    Tottori University   Arid Land Research Center   Associate Professor  

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Academic Society Memberships 【 display / non-display

  • 2017.06
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    The International Association for Society and Natural Resources

  • 2012.02
     
     
     

    International Scientific Committee/ Conference Declaration Task Force Committee, International Conference on Traditional Knowledge for Water Resources Management, UNESCO Category II Center, International Center on Qanats and Historic Hydraulic Structures, Yazd, Iran

  • 2007.06
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    International Traditional Knowledge Network of Experts (ITKNET), IPOGEA Research Center on Traditional and Local Knowledge

  • 2005.03
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    United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)

Research Field(Grants-in-Aid-for-Scientific-Research classification ) 【 display / non-display

  • Area Studies: West Asia/Central Asia, Africa, Development and Aid/Regional Cooperation

  • Cultural Anthropology: Ecology/Environment

  • Environment Analysis: Environmental Impact Assessment

 

Articles 【 display / non-display

  • Teleconnection of rainfall time series in the central Nile Basin with sea surface temperature

    Yasuda, H., S. N. Panda, Mohamed A. M. Abd Elbasit, T. Kawai, T. Elgamri, A. A. Fenta and H. Nawata

    Paddy and Water Environment   16 ( 4 )   805 - 821   2018.08

  • Indigenous beliefs and divine conceptions of Red Sea black coral: A case study of the traditional fishery, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt

    Nawata, Hiroshi

    Proceedings of the 13th International Coral Reef Symposium, Honolulu   422 - 439   2016.12

  • Branch Morphology of a Mangrove (Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh) Growing in a Per-Arid Area on the Egyptian Red Sea Coast Regulates Water Use of Its Leaves

    Matsuo, Naoko, Ryo Banjo, Tomohiro Teraminami, Abdelwahab Afefe, Amgad El-Shaffai, Atsushi Nakashima, Hiroshi Nawata, and Ken Yoshikawa

    Journal of Arid Land Studies   26 ( 3 )   91 - 94   2016.12

  • Monitoring of Stem Water Content of Native and Invasive Trees in Arid Environments Using GS3 Soil Moisture Sensors

    Saito, T., H. Yasuda, M. Sakurai, K. Acharya, S. Sueki, K. Inosako, K. Yoda, H. Fujimaki, M. A. M. AbdElbasit, A. M. Eldoma, H. Nawata

    Vadose Zone Journal   15 ( 3 )   1 - 9   2016.03

  • Evaluation of the ecological role of seed gum in germination of Prosopis juliflora (mesquite) under drought stress conditions

    Yoda Kiyotsugu., Ryo Miyawaki, Tadaomi Saito, Mohamed Elbasit, Ahmed Eldoma, Tomoe Inoue, Hiroshi Nawata, Hiroshi Yasuda and Wataru Tsuji

    Journal of Arid Land Studies   25 ( 3 )   113 - 116   2015.12

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Human Resources and Engineering in the Post-oil Era: A Search for Viable Future Societies in Japan and Oil-rich Countries of the Middle East (Nawata, H. ed.)

    Nawata, Hiroshi “Preface”, “Introduction: A Search for Viable Future Societies in the Post-oil Era” “Vision for Human Culture from the Perspective of the Apex of the Oil Civilization” “Ways of Living with Futurability, even in the Absence of Oil” (in English and Arabic)

    Shoukadoh Shoten  2015.12

  • Exploitation and Conservation of Middle East Tree Resources in the Oil Era (Nawata, H., S. Ishiyama and R. Nakamura)

    Nawata, Hiroshi “Preface”, “About Research Project”, “Exploitation and Conservation of Middle East Tree Resources in the Oil Era: A Study of Human Subsistence Ecosystems in Arab Societies” (in English and Arabic); Nawata Hiroshi et al. “Traditional Natural Resource Use and Conservation of Juniper Woodlands in the Arabian Peninsula: A Case Analysis of Raydah Nature Reserve” (in English and Arabic)

    Shoukadoh Shoten  2013.03

  • Dryland Mangroves: Frontier Research and Conservation (Nawata, H. ed.)

    Nawata, Hiroshi “Preface”, “About Research Project”, “Relationships between Humans and One-humped Camels in the Coastal Zones of the Arid Tropics: An Anthropological Case Analysis of the Beja on the Red Sea Coast of Eastern Sudan”, “Coastal Resource Use by Camel Pastoralist: A Case Study of Gathering and Fishing Activities among the Beja in Eastern Sudan” (in English and Arabic)

    Shoukadoh Shoten  2013.02

  • Fuelling the future: Advances in science and technologies for energy generation, transmission and storage. (A. Mendez-Vilas ed.)

    Nawata, Hiroshi et al. ”Use of the alien invasive species mesquite (Prosopis juliflora) for wood fuel/charcoal to support local incomes and improve energy efficiency in an arid land of Sudan”

    Brown Walker Press  2012.12

  • Current Problems of Environment and its Cultural Background (Zheng Xiaoyun ed.)

    Nawata, Hiroshi “Four approaches to understand human livelihood in the Loess Plateau”; Sato, R, Nawata, H. et al. “Traditional land use in Loess Plateau (China) and the ‘Grain for Green’ project: A case from Ansai, Shanzi”

    China Book Publishing Press  2012.12

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Reviews 【 display / non-display

  • Physiology and ecology of mesquite, an invasive alien tree in Sudan

    Kiyotsugu YODA, Tadaomi SAITO, Wataru TSUJI, Hiroshi YASUDA, Hiroshi NAWATA

    Journal of the Japanese Society of Revegetation Technology ( Japanese Society of Revegetation Technology )   43 ( 4 )   586 - 589   2018.05

Academic Conference presentation 【 display / non-display

  • Using GIS and remote sensing to identify seasonal movements, habitat preference, and diet selection of one-humped camel in a coastal plain, south of Port Sudan, Red Sea Coast of Sudan

    Nawata, Hiroshi,K. Tani, A.K. Gaiballa, A.K. Gaiballa, A.B. Mohammad and B. Hoshino

    The 5th Conference of the International Society of Camelid Research and Development 

    2018.11
     
     
     

  • Environmental conservation with foreign workers: A case analysis of nature reserve management in Saudi Arabia

    Nawata, Hiroshi

    2018 International Symposium on Society and Resource Management 

    2018.06
     
     
     

  • Local craftsmen's understanding of imported varieties of black corals for Muslim prayer beads in Cairo, Egypt: `Natural black coral from the Red Sea, and cultured black coral from Chinese islands'

    Nawata, Hiroshi

    4th Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium Coral Reefs of the Asia-Pacific: Working together amidst contemporary challenges 

    2018.06
     
     
     

  • Methods for Selecting and Processing Red Sea Black Coral into Muslim Prayer Beads in Cairo, Egypt

    Nawata, Hiroshi

    Commission on the Middle East Continuity and Change: Diaspora, Religion, Kingship, Food, Art and Architecture 

    2017.08
     
     
     

  • Humans and One-humped Camels Relationships in Arid Tropical Mangrove Ecosystems

    Nawata, Hiroshi

    International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (ISSRM) Contested Spaces: Bridging Protection and Development in a Globalizing World 

    2017.06
     
     
     

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Honours, Awards and Prizes 【 display / non-display

  • Daido Life Foundation Encouragement Awards for Area Studies

    2015.07.24  JAPAN

    Winner: Hiroshi Nawata "Future-oriented Area Studies in the Middle East and Northeast Africa with Sharing Research Resources through Publications in Arabic"

  • Encouragement Award, The Japanese Association for Arid Land Studies

    2003.05  JAPAN

    Winner: NAWATA Hiroshi

Past of Cooperative Research 【 display / non-display

  • Comparative studies of the Afro-Eurasian material cultures from the perspective of moving strategies among desert societies

    Project Year:

    2016.10
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Academic Society Activities 【 display / non-display

  • 2012.02
     
     

    International Scientific Committee/ Conference Declaration Task Force Committee, International Conference on Traditional Knowledge for Water Resources Management, UNESCO Category II Center, International Center on Qanats and Historic Hydraulic Structures, Yazd, Iran   International Scientific Committee Member/ Conference Declaration Task Force Committee Member

  • 2007.06
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    International Traditional Knowledge Network of Experts (ITKNET), IPOGEA Research Center on Traditional and Local Knowledge   International Expert

  • 2005.03
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    United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)   Roster of Independent Experts