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Researcher Information

last modified:2017/05/23

Associate Professor Nisikawa Usio

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Faculty, Affiliation

Institute of Nature and Environmental Technology Division of Terrestrial Environmental Studies

College and School Educational Field

Division of Natural Sciences, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
School of Natural System, College of Science and Engineering

Laboratory

Conservation Biology Lab

Academic Background

【Academic background(Doctoral/Master's Degree)】
University of Otago Doctor 200103 Completed
Hokkaido University Master 199503 Completed
【Academic background(Bachelor's Degree)】
Hokkaido University 199203
【Degree】
PhD

Career

Kanazawa University Institute of Nature and Environmental Te Associate Professor (2013/09/01-)
Niigata University Center for Toki & Ecological Restoration Associate Professor (2009/12/01-2013/08/31)
National Institute for Environmental Studies Research Scientist(2006/04/01-2009/11/30)
National Institute for Environmental Studies NIES Postdoctoral Fellow (2004/04/01-2006/03/31)
Colorado State University Depart. Fishery and Wildlife Biology Visiting Researcher (2001/05/01-2002/07/31)
Hokkaido University FSC JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow(2001/04/01-2004/03/31)

Year & Month of Birth

Academic Society

Ecological Society of Japan
The Japanese Society of Limnology
The Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineering
Ecology and Civil Engineering
The Carcinological Society of Japan

Award

○13th Denzaburo Miyadi Award(2009/03/20)
○Best Oral Presentation Award at the 7th EAFES International Congress(2016/04)
○Runner-up Oral Presentation Award at the Joint Annual Conference of the New Zealand Limnological Society and Australian Society of Limnology(1998/11)
○Best Poster Presentation Award at the 57th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Japan(2010/03)
○Best Poster Presentation Award at the 22nd Symposium of the Society of Population Ecology(2005/10)

Specialities

Conservation of biological resources、Ecology/Environment

Speciality Keywords

Conservation Biology, Aquatic Ecology, Invasion Ecology, Agricultural Ecology

Research Themes

Conservation and restoration of biodiversity in terrestrial and freshwater systems

Keywords: Biodiversity, Ecosystem service, Field work, Freshwater ecosystem, Terrestrial ecosystem

Ecological restoration of paddy-dominated landscapes

Keywords: Satoyama, Environmentally friendly farming, Wildlife-friendly farming, Biological control, Integrated Biodiversity Management

Invasion risk assessment and management of non-native species

Keywords: Invasive species, Invasion ecology, Ecosystem management

Collaboration & supervision

I can possibly accommodate international students or overseas researchers in my lab, if you ca prepaere for your own funding. Please refer to my web site for my research interests. http://usio24111.net/index_e.html

Books

Papers

  •  http://www.usio24111.net/publications.html

Conference Presentations

Arts and Fieldwork

Patent

Theme to the desired joint research

○Developing wildlife-friendly farming practices
○Invasion risk assessment and management of non-native species
○Conservation-related themes

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Classes (Bachelors)

○Research Work in Biology(1)(2017)
○Research Seminar in Biology (2)(2017)
○Research Work in Biology(2)(2017)
○Research Seminar in Biology (1)(2017)
○Experiments in Biology(2017)
○Experiments in Biology(2017)
○Guide to Biology and Earth Sciences(2017)
○Introduction to Biology, Material Engineering and Geosciences A(2017)
○Global Environment and Biodiversity(2017)
○Individual,Population and Ecosystem(2017)
○Field Work of Biology 1(2017)
○Individual,Population and Ecosystem(2016)
○Experiments in Biology(2016)
○Experiments in Biology(2016)
○Introduction to Biology, Material Engineering and Geosciences A(2016)
○Field Work of Biology 1(2016)
○Basic Biology Lab(2016)
○Research Seminar in Biology (1)(2016)
○Research Work in Biology(1)(2016)
○Research Seminar in Biology (2)(2016)
○Research Work in Biology(2)(2016)
○Global Environment and Biodiversity(2016)
○Guide to Biology and Earth Sciences(2016)

Classes (Graduate Schools)

○Conservation and Restoration Ecology(2017)
○Conservation and Restoration Ecology(2017)
○Systems Ecology A(2017)
○Systems Ecology B(2017)
○Conservation and Restoration Ecology(2017)
○Conservation and Restoration Ecology(2017)
○Conservation and Restoration Ecology(2016)
○Systems Ecology A(2016)
○Systems Ecology B(2016)

International Project

International Students

Lecture themes

Others (Social Activities)

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