MOHACSI Gergely

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Name
MOHACSI Gergely
URL
http://mohacska.org
Affiliation
Osaka University
Section
Graduate School of Human Sciences
Job title
Assistant Professor
Other affiliation
Keio University

Profile

Mohacsi Gergely is an assistant professor in the Graduate School of Human Sciences at Osaka University. He is also a collaborative researcher at the Centre of Advanced Studies at Keio University. His research interests focus on the cultural impact of lifestyle diseases in contemporary Japan. He has been conducting anthropological research on the embodied cultural landscapes of technoscience and medicine with a special focus on diabetes and the production of knowledges that surround it from eating habits in regional Japan to global circuits of clinical research. Mohacsi's more recent projects include a comparative study of the use and collection of medicinal herbs in Vietnam and Japan.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jul 2015
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
 
Feb 2013
 - 
Jun 2015
Assistant Professor, Doctoral Program for Multicultural Innovation, Osaka University
 
2011
 - 
2013
Adjunct lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Keio University
 
2010
 - 
2013
Research fellow, Centre for Advanced Research, Keio University
 
2009
 - 
2013
Adjunct lecturer, Anthropology, International Christian University
 

Education

 
2002
 - 
Mar 2010
Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies (Department of Cultural Anthropology), Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
1999
 - 
Mar 2002
Department of Agricultural Economics, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 
1995
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May 2002
Department of Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University
 
1993
 - 
Jan 1999
Department of Economic and Social History, Faculty of Humanities, Eötvös Loránd University
 

Published Papers

 
Multiculturalism and Kyosei: Towards a Comparative Approach
MOHACSI Gergely and IMAI Kiyoko
3 11-32   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Acting with Non-human Entities: Introduction to the Special Issue
MOHACSI Gergely and MORITA Atsuro
NatureCulture   3 1-6   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Traductions en Mouvement: Circulations conceptuelles entre pratiques anthropologiques et pratiques indigenes
MORITA Atsuro et MOHACSI Gergely
Revue d’Anthropologie des Connaissances   9(4) 409-428   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
We Always Connect With Worlds: Japanese Drugs, Hungarian Bodies and The Effects of Comparison
MOHACSI Gergely
Ecologies of Care: Innovations through Technologies, Collectives and the Senses. . Readings in Multicultural Innovation, Vol. 4.   257-272   Mar 2014
The Adiponectin Assemblage: An Anthropological Perspective on Pharmacogenomics in Japan
MOHACSI Gergely
East Asian Science and Technology Studies   7(2) 261-281   Jun 2013   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Co-operative Research (A)
Project Year: 2011 - 2015    Investigator(s): OHSUGI Takashi
Rethinking Comparison as an Anthropological Method/Object: Comparative Practices of Technoscience
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Exploratory Research
Project Year: 2011 - 2014    Investigator(s): MORITA Atsuro
Technologies of Difference: Medical Practice and the Politics of Life in Contemporary Japan
Project Year: 2009 - 2012
Comparative Ethnography of Clinical Trials
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(Start- up)
Project Year: 2009 - 2012    Investigator(s): Mohacsi Gergely