Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameKAJITA Ryosuke
AffiliationResearch Department
Arrival day2017-05-16
Leaving the office day 
Year of Birth1989
Academic CareerFaculty of Foreign Language, Osaka University (2012)
Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University (2017)
Professional CareerResearcher, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University (2017)
Researcher, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (2017)
Higher DegreesMaster Degree of Area Studies (Kyoto University, 2014)
Doctoral Degree of Area Studies (Kyoto University, 2017)
Fields of SpecializationArea Studies
Academic Society MembershipsJapan Society for Natural Disaster Science
Society of Historical Earthquake Studies






【Original Articles】

Ryosuke KAJITA, Osamu KOZAN 2016,09 Earthquakes in Indonesia from 1500 to 1938: Estimation of Rossi-Forel seismic intensity scale of ground motions described in the historical materials of Dutch colonial era. Journal of Japan Society for Natural Disaster Science 35(special issue):105-116. (in Japanese) (reviewed).

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Ryosuke Kajita Historical Rainfall Data of Indonesia in the Late 19th Century by using Dutch Colonial Materials. The 11th Annual ACRE Meeting, ACRE Southeast Asia-2, 2018.11.15-2018.11.16, Tokyo Metropolitan University.

Ryosuke Kajita Historical precipitation data in Sumatra and Kalimantan from 1879 to 1900, by using Dutch colonial materials. 7th International Conference on Sustainable Future for Human Security, 2018.10.29-2018.10.30, Padang, Indonesia.

【Poster Presentation】

Ryosuke Kajita Reconstruction of historical rainfall data in Colonial Indonesia: focusing in the late 19th century. World Social Science Forum 2018, 2018.09.25-2018.09.28, Fukuoka, Japan.

Ryosuke Kajita Comparison of historical earthquake data in Indonesia from 1900 to 1960. Humanosphere Science School 2016 -The 6th International Symposium for Sustainable Humanosphere-, 2016.11.15-2016.11.16, Indonesia, Bogor.

【Invited Lecture / Honorary Lecture / Panelist】

Ryosuke Kajita Career path after GSS program. Career Development and Choices along Research on Water, Energy or Disaster Management, 2018.10.23, Kyoto University. A side event hosted by UNESCO Chair on Water, Energy and Disaster Management for Sustainable Development

Ryosuke Kajita Historical Disaster Research in Japan and Indonesia -International Cooperation for Security and Peace-. First Conference on Strategic and Global Studies: Toward World Peace Order, 2017.11.30, Indonesia, Depok.