Staff Profile

NameICHIKAWA, Masahiro
AffiliationResearch Department, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionAssociate Professor
Year of Birth1962
Academic CareerGraduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, D. Course (2002)
Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, M. Course (1997)
Environmental Studies for Open Space, Faculty of Horticulture, Chiba University (1984)
Professional CareerAssociate Professor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (2003)
Environmental Department, Pacific Consultants Co. Ltd. (1989)
Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers in Dominican Rep. (1987)
Development and Planning Department, Pacific Consultants Co. Ltd. (1984)
Higher DegreesD. Human and Environmental Studies (Kyoto University, 2002)
M. Human and Environmental Studies (Kyoto University, 1997)
Fields of SpecializationArea Studies in Southeast Asia
Academic Society MembershipsThe Japan Society of Tropical Ecology
Japanese Society for Tropical Agriculture
AwardsKira Price in the Japan Society of Tropical Ecology (2004)
Oze Price from Oze Preservation Foundation (2005)

 

Books

【Chapters/Sections】

Ichikawa, M. 2008 100 year history of changing forests in Sarawak. Akimichi, T. & Ichikawa, M (ed.) Examining forests in Southeast Asia: a report from tropical rain forests and monsoon forests. Jinbun Shoin, kyoto. (in Japanese) in press  

Ichikawa, M. & Kono, Y. 2008 Introduction, Chapter 2. Akimichi, T. & Ichikawa, M (ed.) Examining forests in Southeast Asia: a report from tropical rain forests and monsoon forests. Jinbun Shoin, kyoto. (in Japanese) in press  

Akimichi, T. & Ichikawa, M. 2008 What is happening in forests in Southeast Asia. Akimichi, T. & Ichikawa, M (ed.) Examining forests in Southeast Asia: a report from tropical rain forests and monsoon forests. Jinbun Shoin, kyoto. (in Japanese) in press  

Ichikawa, M. 2008 Mosaic forest landscape created by indigenous people. Yumoto, T (ed.) Prescriptions for the Earth. . (in Japanese) in press  

Ichikawa, M. 2008 Society created in forests with rich living in Borneo. Yumoto, T. (ed.) Prescriptions for the Earth. . (in Japanese) in press  

Ichikawa, M., Koizumi, M., Niiyama, K., Kitayama, K, Nakagawa, M., Tsujino, R., Hatada, A. and Yamamashita, S. 2008 What are impacts of human activities on biodiversity?. Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. & Nakashizuka, T. (ed.) Toward the future of biodiversity. (Teaching material for presentation) . Showado, kyoto. (in Japanese) in press  

Hatada, A., Ichioka, T., and Ichikawa, M. 2008 Why livings on the Earth are so diverse?. Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. & Nakashizuka, T. (ed.) Toward the future of biodiversity. (Teaching material for presentation) . Showado, kyoto. (in Japanese) (in press)  

Akao, K., Onuma, A., Hasegawa, H., Fujita, W., Ichikawa, M., Sakai, S., and Hatada. A. 2008 How can we conserve biodiversity? From economic viewpoints. Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. & Nakashizuka, T. (ed.) Toward the future of biodiversity. (Teaching material for presentation) . Showado, kyoto.(in press)  

Fujita, W., Ichikawa, M., Kanazawa, K., and Hatada, A 2008 How can we conserve biodiversity? From social viewpoints. Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. & Nakashizuka, T (ed.) Toward the future of biodiversity. (Teaching material for presentation). Showado, kyoto. (in Japanese) (in press)  

Nakashizuka, T., Ichikawa, M., and Hatada, A. 2008 How do we deal biodiversity?. Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. & Nakashizuka, T. (ed.) Toward the future of biodiversity. (Teaching material for presentation) . Showado, kyoto. (in Japanese) (in press)  

Ichikawa, M. 2007 Degradation and loss of forest land and land-use changes in Sarawak, East Malaysia: a study of native land use by the Iban. Nakashizuka (ed.) Sustainability and diversity of forest ecosystems. An interdisciplinary approach. Springer, tokyo, pp.47-57.  

Editing

【Editing / Co-editing】

Akimichi, T. & Ichikawa, M (ed.) 2008 Examining forests in Southeast Asia: a report from tropical rain forests and monsoon forests. Jinbun Shoin, kyoto, (in Japanese) (in press).  

Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. & Nakashizuka, T. (ed.) 2008 Toward the future of biodiversity. (Teaching material for presentation). Showado), kyoto, (in Japanese) in press.  

Papers

【Original Articles】

Ichikawa, M. 2008 Rules of inheritance and transfer of land by the Iban of Sarawak: Land as an intergenerational resource.. Borneo Research Bulletin 38.(reviewed).(in press).  

Ichiakwa, M. 2008 Hirbside use in swidden agriculture and their background in Sarawaku, Malaysia. Technology and culture in agriculture .(in press) .  

Ichikawa, M. 2008 Rules of inheritance and transfer of land by the Iban of Sarawak: Land as an intergenerational resource. Borneo Research Bulletin 38 :148-158.  

Nakashizuka, T. and Ichikawa, M 2008 How is the assessment of forest-biodiversity conducted?. Overseas forest and forestry 72 :9-14.  

Ichikawa, M 2008 Changes and diversity in rules of natural-resource tenure by the Iban of Sarawak, East Malaysia: An evaluation from the viewpoint of biodiversity conservation. Asian and African Area Studies 8 (1) :1-21.  

Ichikawa, M. 2007 Degradation and loss of forest land and land-use changes in Sarawak, East Malaysia: a study of native land use by the Iban. Ecological Research 22 :403-413.(reviewed).  

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Ichikawa, M. A comparison of anthropogenic forest-based landscapes between Satoyama in Japan and Pemakai Menua in Malaysia. International workshop on local forest knowledge and culture, 2009,03,12, MokpoUniversity, Mokpo.  

Ichikawa, M. Significance and roles of anthropogenic forest-based land-use in tropical rain forests of Southeast Asia. Nature conservation and cultural background. The Kadota fund international forum 2008, 2008,12,14, Kyoto International Conference Centre, Kyoto.  

Ichikawa, M. A comparison of anthropogenic forest-based landscapes between Satoyama in Japan and Pemakai Menua in Malaysia. The 1st International Conference on Forest Related Traditional Knowledge and Culture, 2008,10,06, Korea Forest Research Institute, Seoul.  

Ichikawa, M Satoyama (anthropogenic forests-based landscape) in Borneo and its significance for biodiversity conservation. Seminar on landuse change and societal adaptation under global climate change in Asian tropical rain forests, 2008,08,04, Kota Kinabaru, UMS.  

Ichikawa, M. Role of Tropical Satoyama for sustainable forest use. The 119 Congress of Japan Forest Society, 2008,03,28, Tokyo Agriculture and Industrial University, Fuchu..  

Ichikawa, M. Lands for indigenous people, lands for state: Sarawak case. Symposium of Japan Malaysia Research Society, 2008,03,21, RIHN, Kyoto.  

Ichikawa, M., Kato Y., Samejima H., and Koizumi M Indigenous knowledge and techniques in forest resource uses in Borneo. The 2nd RIHN International Symposium, “Asian Green Belt: Its Past, present and the future”, 2007,08,31, kyoto.  

Ichikawa, M . , 2007,08,11, Kyoto International Community House: Kyoto.Commentator for "International symposium: Forest stewardship and community empowerment: Local commons in a global context” .  

【Poster Presentation】

Ichikawa, M. Governance and sustainable use of Tropical Satoyama. Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2007,06,16, Kochi University, Kochi.  

Hatada, A., Ichikawa, M. and Nakashizuka, T. Development of teaching materials for biodiversity education. Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2007,06,16, Kochi University, Kochi.