Noriko Seguchi

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Name
Noriko Seguchi
E-mail
noriko.seguchiscs.kyushu-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Research funding number
10642093
ORCID ID
0000-0003-0461-6075

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Nov 2018
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Today
Honoray Research Fellow, Jilin University International Research Center for Bioarchaeology
 
Nov 2018
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Today
Academic Commitee, Jilin University International Research Center for Bioarchaeology
 
Sep 2012
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Today
Affiliated faculty, Department of Anthropology, The University of Montana, Missoula
 
Jul 2012
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Today
Associate Professor, Faculty of Social and Cultural Studies, Kyushu University
 
Aug 2008
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Jun 2012
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, The University of Montana, Missoula
 
Feb 2000
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May 2009
Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, Museum of Anthropology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
 
Aug 2002
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Jul 2008
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, The University of Montana, Missoula
 

Education

 
Jan 1993
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Feb 2000
PhD, Department of Anthropology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
 
 
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Dec 1988
MA, Department of Anthropology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
 
 
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Jun 1986
BA, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles
 

Awards & Honors

 
May 2009
Sabbatical Award, University of Montana, Missoula. USA
 
Aug 2007
Merit Award, The University of Montana, Missoula
 
2000
Best Dissertation nomination award, Rackham Graduate School University of Michigan ann Arbor
 

Published Papers

 
Health inequality as seen in human skeletal remains in early modern period in Japan
Tomita Hirotaka, Seguchi Noriko
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   168 247   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Gender disparity in nasal fractures during the Yayoi period of Japan
Padgett Brian D., Seguchi Noriko
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   165 197   Apr 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Seguchi N, Quintyn CB, Yonemoto S, Takamuku H
American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council   29(5)    Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Schmidt Ryan W., Seguchi Noriko
QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL   405 110-121   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Practical reality of taking semi-landmark data on archaeological human remains
Seguchi Noriko, Murphy Mary-Margaret, Yonemoto Shiori, Dudzik Beatrix
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   159 286   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Variation in body and limb proportions between Early and Archaic Americans and the prehistoric Jomon of Japan
Seguchi Noriko, Quintyn Conrad B.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   156 283   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Takezawa Yasuko, Kato Kazuto, Oota Hiroki, Caulfield Timothy, Fujimoto Akihiro, Honda Shunwa, Kamatani Naoyuki, Kawamura Shoji, Kawashima Kohei, Kimura Ryosuke, Matsumae Hiromi, Saito Ayako, Savage Patrick E., Seguchi Noriko, Shimizu Keiko, Terao Satoshi, Yamaguchi-Kabata Yumi, Yasukouchi Akira, Yoneda Minoru, Tokunaga Katsushi
BMC MEDICAL ETHICS   15    Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Testing the Dual-Structure hypothesis for the colonization of the Japanese Archipelago: Evidence from southern Japan
Dudzik Beatrix, Seguchi Noriko
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   153 109   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
An assesment of phenotypic adaptation of the prehistoric Jomon hunter-gatherers and the Yayoi agriculturalists of Japan: A study of postcranial indices, ratios, and body mass versus eco-geographical variables
Seguchi Noriko, Quintyn Conrad B., Takamuku Hirofumi, Yonemoto Shiori
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   153 235   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Jomon Culture and the peopling of the Japanese archipelago: advancements in the fields of morphometrics and ancient DNA
Noriko Seguchi
Japanese Journal of Archaeology   2 34-59   2014   [Refereed]
A study of postcranial indices, ratios and body mass versus eco-geographical variables in an assessment of phenotypic adaptation to climatic conditions.
Seguchi Noriko, Quintyn Conrad B., Takamuku Hirofumi
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   150 249-250   2013   [Refereed]
Differences in prevelence of Tuberculosis mortality among the Ainu and the Ethnic Japanese during the early Twentieth Century: Socio-Economic and political structural influences
Noriko Seguchi and Christina Heiner
Proceedings of A-Japan based global study of racial representations   14-28   2013   [Invited]
Testing evolutionary mechanisms for patterns of craniofacial morphology: distinguishing between neutral forces and selective forces of evolution.
Seguchi Noriko, Schmidt Ryan W., Mckeown Ashley
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   147 266   2012   [Refereed]
Schmidt Ryan W., Seguchi Noriko, Thompson Jennifer L.
ANTHROPOLOGICAL SCIENCE   119(1) 9-19   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Seguchi Noriko, McKeown Ashley, Schmidt Ryan, Umeda Hideyuki, Brace C. Loring
ANTHROPOLOGICAL SCIENCE   119(1) 21-38   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Population history and substructure of Anatolia and Turkey as evidenced by craniofacial diversity.
Seguchi Noriko, Eroglu Serpil, Schmidt Ryan W., Brace C. Loring
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY   141(S50) 211-211   2010   [Refereed]
The People of the Xiongnu Culture (3rd century B.C. to 2nd Century A.D.): Insights into the biological diversity of the earliest Eurasian nomadic Steppe Empire
Schmidt R, Christy B, Burch A. Nelson AR. and Seguchi, N
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   (S43) 230-230   2009   [Refereed]
History and Trends within the American Association of Physical Anthropologists
Noriko Seguchi
Anthropological Science   116(1) 57-66   2008   [Refereed][Invited]
Re-analysis of the Ainu Samurai hypothesis using population genetic analysis
Noriko Seguchi, Hideyuki Umeda
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   136(S46) 190-190   2008   [Refereed]
Population movement into the Japanese Archipelago during antiquity: a craniofacial and odontometric perspective
Seguchi N, Umeda H, Nelson AR, Brace CL
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   132 213-213   2007   [Refereed]
A Howells grasp on prehistoric and recent Japan: A precursor to the Kennewick connection
Brace CL, Seguchi N
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   132 79-80   2007   [Refereed]
Brace CL, Seguchi N, Quintyn CB, Fox SC, Nelson AR, Manolis SK, Qifeng P
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   103(1) 242-247   Jan 2006   [Refereed]
Professor C. Loring Brace: Bringing Physical Anthropology (“Kicking and Screaming”) Into the 21st Century!
Noriko Seguchi
Michigan Discussion in Anthropology   16 175-211   2006   [Refereed]
Do Early South Americans Show Biological Similarity to Australians?: Lagoa Santa in odontometric and craniometric perspective
Seguchi N, Umeda H, Nelson AR, Brace CL
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   129(S42) 162-162   2006   [Refereed]
Obituary of Kazuro Hanihara 1927-2004
Noriko Seguchi
Dental Anthropology   18(2) 65-66   2005   [Refereed][Invited]
Early South Americans in Craniofacial metric Perspective: Lagoa Santa.
Seguchi N, Nelson AR, Austin S, Brace CL.
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   126(S39) 187-187   2005   [Refereed]
Craniometric view from the Late Pleistocene and Early Holocene of East Asia: the Zhoukoudian Upper Cave and Minatogawa
Noriko Seguchi
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   123(S38) 178-178   2004   [Refereed][Invited]
A Odontometric and a craniometric perspective on past and present population relationships in East and Southeast Asia, Australia and the Pacific
Brace CL, Seguchi N
. American Journal of Physical Anthropology   123(S38) 67-67   2004   [Refereed][Invited]
New World Paleoindians in craniometric perspective: New Looks at Old Faces
Seguchi N, Nelson AR, Brace CL
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   120(S36) 188-188   2003   [Refereed]
The Anthropology of Malocclusion: Crowding and Anomalies in the Japanese
Seguchi N, Oe H
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   117(S34) 138-138   2002   [Refereed]
Human Evolution: A Neanderthal Skeleton in a sapiens Closet
Brace CL, Seguchi N, Quintyn C
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   117(S34) 47-47   2002   [Refereed]
Brace CL, Nelson AR, Seguchi N, Oe H, Sering L, Pan Q, Li Y. Tumen D
The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   98(17) 10017-10022   2001   [Refereed]
The morphometric picture of prehistoric and recent Japan in comparison with Northeast and Southeast Asia
Seguchi N, Brace CL, Oe H
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   114(S32) 134-134   2001   [Refereed][Invited]
Morphometric and molecular perspectives on the comparison of human populations
Brace CL, Seguchi N, Nelson AR
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   114(S34) 42-43   2001   [Refereed][Invited]
Secular change in the Japanese occlusion: the frequency of the overbite and its association with food preparation techniques and eating habits
Noriko Seguchi
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor   -338   2000   [Refereed]
A comparative craniofacial analysis of 24 Asian and Pacific populations using the neighbor-joining method
Seguchi N, Brace CL
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   111(S30) 277-277   2000   [Refereed]
Drawing the Borders: Sexual, Racial, and National Boundaries Today, Tomorrow, and Forever
Noriko Seguchi
Working Paper Series, No. 34. Institute for Research on Women and Gender, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor   34    1998   [Refereed]
Association between occlusal form and tooth wear
Noriko Seguchi
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   108(S28) 247-247   1998   [Refereed]
Secular change of Japanese occlusion: the frequency of the overbite and its association with food preparation techniques and eating habits
Noriko Seguchi
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   105(S26) 199-199   1997   [Refereed]

Misc

 
SEGUCHI Noriko, MCKEOWN Ashley, OUSLEY Stephen
Anthropological Science   118(3) 233   Dec 2010

Books etc

 
3D Data Acquisition for Bioarchaeology, Forensic Anthropology, and Archaeology
Noriko Seguchi and Beatrix Dudzik (Part:Editor)
Academic Press, Elsevier   Jun 2019   
Chapter 9: Conclusions. 3D Data Acquisition for Bioarchaeology, Forensic Anthropology, and Archaeology
Dudzik B, Seguchi N, Prentiss A (Part:Joint Work)
Academic Press, Elsevier   Jun 2019   
Chapter 6: Validity assessment: Validity testing of mixed data by multiple devices, methods, and observers. In 3D Data Acquisition for Bioarchaeology, Forensic Anthropology, and Archaeology
Seguchi N, Murphy MM, Yonemoto S (Part:Joint Work)
Academic Press, Elsevier   Jun 2019   
Chapter 2: Digital Model Sample – Scanning and processing protocol. In 3D Data Acquisition for Bioarchaeology, Forensic Anthropology, and Archaeology
Murphy MM, Seguchi N (Part:Joint Work)
Academic Press, Elsevier   Jun 2019   
Chapter 1: Introduction, In 3D Data Acquisition for Bioarchaeology, Forensic Anthropology, and Archaeology
Seguchi N, Dudzik B, Murphy MM, and Prentiss A (Part:Joint Work)
Academic Press, Elsevier   Jun 2019   
The Ainu and Jomon Connection. In Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton
Noriko Seguchi (Part:Joint Work)
Texas A&M Press   2014   
Exploring the Kennewick Connection, in Kennewick Man: Perspectives on the Ancient One
Noriko Seguchi (Part:Joint Work)
The Left Coast Press   2008   
Craniometric Affinities and Early Skeletal Evidence for Origins. in Environment, origins, and population, Handbook of North American Indians series
Noriko Seguchi (Part:Joint Work)
Smithsonian Institution Washington D.C.   2007   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The repatriation of Ainu remains and the future of anthropology in Japan: the cases in Japan and the USA
Noriko Seguchi
20 Oct 2018   
The controversies surrounding Ainu skeletal remains, indigenous rights, and research ethics [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Center for Japanese Studies (co-sponsored by Center for Japanese studies and Department of Anthropology. University of Hawaii, Manoa   27 Sep 2018   
The controversies surrounding Ainu skeletal remains-Overview [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Open Forum at Law School at University of Hawaii, Manoa   26 Sep 2018   
Gender, Sex, and Sexuality in Human Evolution [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The Montana State University, Bozeman, MT USA   13 Sep 2018   
The repatriation of Ainu skeletal remains and ethical considerations: Can Japanese physical anthropologists work with descendant communities? [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Montana State University, Bozeman,   12 Sep 2018   
Access to human skeletal remains collections and research opportunities in Japan [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Global History of Health Project: Health, Disease, and Lifestyle. at Jilin University Changchun, China   17 May 2018   
Working with the descendant communities of Ainu [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
The Repatriation of Ainu human remains and burials goods: Discourse on Science, Cultural reconstruction, and Dignity   11 Feb 2018   
Physical Anthropology which had linked to "race" superiority and colonialism [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Jinbunken Seminar series “Dismantling the Race Myth: Knowledge   24 Nov 2017   
. “Sex, gender, and sexuality from the perspective of biological anthropology [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
26 Aug 2015   
Differences in the Prevalence of Tuberculosis Mortality Among the Ainu and the Ethnic Japanese during the Early Twentieth Century: Socio-Economic and Political Structural Influences [Invited]
Seguchi N and Heiner C
In Session : Changing Representations of Indigenous and Migrant Groups in Globalizing Japan: Genes, Bones, and Cultures. Presented at the 5th of July, in the IUAES/AAS/ASAANZ conference Australia   5 Jul 2011   
先住民地域社会と共に歩む自然人類学:知の社会還元を目指して [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
3 Oct 2010   
The Educational Legacy of the Atomic Bomb in Japan [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Faculty Roundtable “Hiroshima Nagasaki Atomic Bomb poster exhibition and keynote talks and related event (Movie series, panel discussions)” University of Montana, Missoula   22 Oct 2008   
Recent Trends within the American Association of Physical Anthropologists. Recent Trends within the American Association of Physical Anthropologists [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
Paper presented in the invited symposium, “Trends in academic societies for physical anthropology in the world," at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Anthropological Society of Nippon, Niigata, Japan   6 Oct 2007   
Persisting Myths of Biological Difference: The Present-day Effects of Biological Anthropology’s Legacy in Japan [Invited]
Noriko Seguchi
The Annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington D.C.   2 Dec 2006   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Global History of Health Project Asia Module
Project Year: May 2018 - 2026    Investigator(s): Qian Wang, Clark Larsen, Noriko Seguchi, and others
Cross-boundary Studies of Rethinking of Global Studies from the Indigenous people’s point of view
JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2018 - 2021    Investigator(s): 池田光穂
Unraveling the population history of the Xiongnu people to explain population, genetic, and archaeological models of Mongolia’s prehistoric past
National Science Foundation: National Science Foundation improvement Grant BCS-1028773
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi, Ryan Schmidt
Old World Sources of the Early South American Human Inhabitants in Craniometric and Odontometric Perspective
University of Montana, Missoula: The University Research Grant
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
Invitation of Professor Jim Ahern, Department of Anthropology, University of Wyoming
The University of Montana, Missoula: Visiting Scholar Faculty Development Grant
Project Year: 2007 - 2007    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
The dentition and postcranial osteometrics of the Indian Knoll skeletal population: a comparison of the Indian Knoll, prehistoric Jōmon of Japan, and Lagoa Santa populations
The University of Montana, Missoula: Burton D. Williams Endowment Award
Project Year: 2006 - 2006    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
Postcranial diversity of Jomon
The Mansfield Center, University of Montana, Missoula: Yamaguchi Fund
Project Year: 2006 - 2006    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
Odontometrics analysis of Lagoa Santa materials
McNair Foudation: McNair scholarship mentor
Project Year: 2004 - 2005    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
Craniofacial metrics analysis of Lagoa Santa Materials
University of Montana, Missoula. Davidson Honors College: Undergraduate Research Opportunity Grant
Project Year: 2003 - 2004    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
Rackham Dissertation Grant
Rackham Graduate School, The University of Michigan: Rackham Dissertation Grant
Project Year: 1999 - 2000    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi
Secular Change of Japanese Occlusion: the frequency of the Overbite and its Association with food preparation Techniques and Eating Habits,
National Science Foundation: National Science Foundation Grant for Dissertation Research: SBR#9618687.
Project Year: 1997 - 1998    Investigator(s): CL Brace Noriko Seguchi
Ringokai Detroit MI: Ringokai Fellowship
Project Year: 1992 - 1996    Investigator(s): Noriko Seguchi

Others

 
Apr 2018   the Editors' Picks, Biomedical Advances, Editors' Picks ISSN 2573-0355
Conrad Quintyn and Noriko Seguchi, "An assessment of postcranial indices, ratios, and body mass versus eco-geographical variables of prehistoric Jomon, Yayoi agriculturalists, and Kumejima Islanders of Japan." Supplement for Biomedical Advances (ISSN 2573-0355), the Editors' Picks, Biomedical Advances, Editors' Picks ISSN 2573-0355, 2018.04 http://biomedical-advances.org/ep-20182-22/
Jan 2018   "How Evolutionary Forces, Development Constraints and A Changing Climate Influenced Genetic Drift," in Science Trends
Noriko Seguchi and Conrad B Quintyn, How Evolutionary Forces, Development Constraints and A Changing Climate Influenced Genetic Drift, Science Trends, 2018.01, https://sciencetrends.com/evolutionary-forces-development-constraints-changing-climate-influenced-genetic-drift/