Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University


Members (updated on 20th September, 2022)

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(Z), (B), (PW) after each faculty member's name indicate that faculty member's discipline is Zoology, Botany, Primatology and Wildlife Science.
Name Title Research Theme Phone
Keyword E-mail Address
Shin-ichi NAKANO (Z) Director
Structure and function of aquatic food webs +81-77-549-8239
Limnetic environment, Microorganisms, Plankton, Biofilm, Matter cycling nakano [at] 
Keisuke KOBA (Z) Vice Director
Ecosystems ecology, Isotope ecology +81-77-549-8256
Stable isotopes, Nutrient dynamics, Oxic-anoxic interface, Greenhouse gases, Nitrogen saturation, Nutrient cycle, Resources competition keikoba [at] 
Atsushi ISHIDA (B) Professor Plant ecophysiology, Tree physiology +81-77-549-8233
Water relations, Photosynthesis, Drought, Photoinhibition, Changing environment, Invasion trees, Forest function, Tropical forest atto [at] 
Hiroshi KUDOH (B) Professor Molecular ecology of plant adaptation +81-77-549-8255
Molecular phenology, Population biology, Phenotypic plasticity, Local adaptation, Speciation, Brassicaceae kudoh [at] 
Shoko SAKAI (B) Professor Plant ecology, Tropical ecology +81-77-549-8262
Borneo, General flowering, Phenology, Pollinator ecology, Ecosystem services shokosakai [at] 
Atsushi YAMAUCHI (B) Professor Mathematical ecology +81-77-549-8259
Population management, Evolutionary biology a-yama [at] 
Goro HANYA (PW) Associate Professor Feeding ecology, Tropical ecology, Population ecology +81-568-63-0542
Primates, Tropical rain forest, Gut microbe, Nutritional ecology, Mast fruiting, Yakushima, Borneo hanya.goro.5z [at] 
Mie N. HONJO (B) Associate Professor Molecular ecology of biological interaction +81-77-549-8264
Plant ecology, Viral ecology, Coexistence mechanism, RNA-seq, Epigenetics, Defense mechanism mhonjo [at] 
Takuya SATO (Z) Associate Professor Community ecology, Parasitology, Population genomics +81-77-549-8268
Nematomorph, Salmonid fish, Host manipulation, Community phenology, Ecosystem intereaction tsato [at] 
Hirokazu TOJU (Z) Associate Professor Biological interaction, Biodiversity +81-77-549-8234
Coevolution, Ecosystem design, Networks, Animals, Fungi toju [at] 
Shigeo YACHI (Z) Associate Professor Theoretical ecology, Global environmental studies +81-77-549-8257
Model, Ecosystem and biodiversity, Social-ecological system, Global change, Watershed management, Lake Biwa watershed yachi [at] 
Hiroyuki TANAKA (PW) Assistant Professor Molecular phylogeography, Conservation genetics +81-568-63-0394
Mitochondrial DNA, Microsatellite DNA, Macaques, Langurs, Slow loris, Sri Lanka tanaka.hiroyuki.6c [at] 


Name Title Phone E-mail address
Akira MATSUMOTO Technician +81-77-549-8221 matumoto [at]
Yukiko GODA Technician +81-77-549-8221 ygoda [at]
Satomi YOSHINAMI Technician +81-77-549-8221 yoshinami-s [at]


Name Title Phone E-mail address
Tohru IKEYA CER PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) ctikeya [at]
Kensuke MORI CER PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) moriken [at]
Akari SHIBATA CER PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) shibata [at]
Tetsuji AKATSUKA PostDoc +81-77-549-8221 akatsuka [at]
Hirotsugu ARAI PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) arai.hirotsugu.6e [at]
Saori FURUKAWA PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) sfurukawa [at]
Akiko GOTO PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) akigoto [at]
Satoko IIDA PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) iida.satoko.7w [at]
Takanori NISHINO PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) 1md10119w [at]
Takayuki OHGUSHI PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) ohgushi [at]
Rika OZAWA PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) ozawar [at]
Hanako SHIMIZU PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) shimizuhanako [at]
Jiro SUGISAKA PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) sugisaka [at]
Genki YUMOTO PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) hrs7656 [at]
Alberto CANARINI JSPS PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) alberto.canarini [at]
Wanyi LEE JSPS PostDoc +81-568-63-0567 (CER) wanyi23333 [at]
Yuji ONISHI JSPS PostDoc +81-77-549-8200 (CER) onishiy [at]