TANAKA, Toshinori

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Name
TANAKA, Toshinori
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences
Job title
Associate Professor
Research funding number
30612452

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Aug 2018
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2018
 - 
Jul 2018
Project Associate Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo
 
Jul 2012
 - 
Mar 2018
Project Assistant Professor, Graaduate Scohol of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo
 
Jul 2011
 - 
Jun 2012
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Law, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Jun 2011
Post-doctoral Researcher, Graduate School of Law, Hokkaido University
 

Education

 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2011
Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
The Forest Culture Association  research committee
 
Oct 2014
 - 
Today
The Ministry of the Environment  The World Heritage Scientific Committee Amami-Ryukyu WG
 
Apr 2014
 - 
Today
IUCN  Member of Commission on Environmental Law
 
Jan 2013
 - 
Today
Member of Japan MAB Planning Committee
 

Awards & Honors

 
Aug 2017
ESPEC Prize for the Environmental Studies, ESPEC Foundation for Global Environment Research and Technology
 
May 2017
[Comparative Legal Analysis of Protected Areas including Biosphere Reserves and World Heritage Sites], Award of Merit, UNESCO Jakarta Regional Science Bureau for Asia and Pacific
 
Dec 2009
Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Paper Award
 

Published Papers

 
Bureaucracy in Nature Conservation: a new perspective on technocratic bureaucracy
TANAKA, Toshinori
The Annals of the Japanese Society for Public Administration   53 142-162   May 2018   [Refereed]
Analysis of the Governance Structures in Japan’s Biosphere Reserves: Perspectives from Bottom–Up and Multilevel Characteristics
Tanaka, T and Wakamatsu N
Environmental Management   61(1) 155-170   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Costly Barriers to Sustainable Institutions: Empirical Evidence from State-Reinforced Management of a Communal Irrigation System in the Philippines
Doreen Ingosan Allasiw, Toshinori Tanaka and Takashi Mino
Sustainability   9    May 2017   [Refereed]
Directions for Vacant Lot Management in the Outer Suburbs of the Tokyo Metropolitan Region
China Yanada, Toru Terada, Toshinori Tanaka, Makoto Yokohari
Urban and Regional Planning Review   3 66-84   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Jarkko Havas, Osamu Saito, Keisuke Hanaki, Toshinori Tanaka
Ecosystem Services   18 130-140   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
A comparative analysis of national networks of international conservation institutions: World Heritage Convention, Ramsar Convention, UNESCO MAB Programme, and Global Geopark Network
TANAKA, Toshinori
Japanese Journal of Ecology   66(1)    Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Joanne Yu Ting Khew, Makoto Yokohari, Toshinori Tanaka
Human Ecology   42(6) 979-988   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Governance of Japan's National Parks in 21st Century: a Perspective from Public Administration
TANAKA, Toshinori
Journal of Japanese Institute of Landscape Architecture   75(3)    Oct 2014   [Invited]
Implementing Sustainable Tourism in Complex Situations: A Case Study of Minami-jima in Ogasawara Islands
TANAKA, Toshinori
UNESCO World Heritage Paper Series   38 68-75   Aug 2014   [Invited]

Misc

 
Can Sustainability Become a Civilization of 21st century?
TANAKA, Toshinori
Green Power   (479) 26-29   Nov 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
HUFFPOST      Sep 2018   [Invited]
Administrative History of National Parks in Japan 5
TANAKA, Toshinori
National Parks   (761) 20-25   Mar 2018   [Invited]
Administrative History of National Parks in Japan 4
TANAKA, Toshinori
National Parks   (760) 26-30   Jan 2018   [Invited]
Administrative History of National Parks in Japan2
TANAKA, Toshinori
National Parks   758 21-24   Nov 2017   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Biosphere Reserves: Nature Conservation through Local Practices
TANAKA, Toshinori (Part:Contributor, Governing Networks)
Kyoto University Publishing   Apr 2019   
Dictionary of Environmental Economics and Policy Studies
TANAKA, Toshinori (Part:Contributor, World Heritage Convention)
Apr 2019   
State of the Earth 2013
TANAKA, Toshinori (Part:Joint Translation)
Worldwatch Japan   Dec 2016   
Forest Environment 2016
TANAKA, Toshinori (Part:Contributor, What is Green Reconstruction? a dilemma of Sanriku Fukko National Park and the Sea Wall)
The Forest Culture Associatoin   Mar 2016   
Where Art and Science Fall in Love: JOZO 2050
TANAKA, Toshinori (Part:Contributor)
Hakuhodo, Inc.   Mar 2016   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Implementation of World Heritage Convention [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
Japan Association for Environmental Law and Policy Symposium 2019   9 Jun 2019   
The Role of Government in managin the Natural Tourism Resources [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Public Administration   26 May 2019   
Minami-Alps Biosphere Reserve: Current Status and Future Pespective [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
Annual Meeting of Minami Alps Biosphere Reserve Council   22 May 2019   
Implementation of Lima Action Plan in Japan [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
MAB National Committee, Japanese National Commission for UNESCO   20 Mar 2019   
TANAKA, Toshinori
Trans-disciplinary Symposium "Culture and Future of Fermentation and Japanese Sake"   4 Mar 2019   
Understanding Environmental Problems [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
Research meeting on Public Administration   8 Feb 2019   
TANAKA, Toshinori
Ceremonial Speech at Minakami Town   13 Jan 2019   
A Standard Framework for Biosphere Reserve management informed by Sustainability Science [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
2018 Year Review and Plan for Lima Action Plan Implementation – Eco - Labelling in Vietnam Biosphere Reserve Network   28 Nov 2018   
Implementation of MAB Programme in Japan [Invited]
TANAKA, Toshinori
International Forum on Implications of Protected Areas for the Achievement of SDG 15   16 Nov 2018   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Comparative Analysis of Transaction Cost in Rule-making and its Implementation in National Parks
JSPS: KAKENHI
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Analysis of Lima Action Plan Implementation in Japan's BR
Japanese National Commission for UNESCO: 
Project Year: 2018 - 2019    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Trans-disciplinary Research on Fermentation in Global Economy
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo: Trans-disciplinary Research Promotion
Project Year: 2018 - 2019    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Research on Management of Kuchinoerabu Biosphere Reserve
Yakushima Town: 
Project Year: 2018 - 2019    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
sustainable management of natural tourism resources: policy analysis
JSPS: KEKENHI Grant
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Comparative Law Study on the Implementation of Biosphere Reserve Zonation in the Asia Pacific Region with Identification of Key Legal Aspects
UNESCO: 
Project Year: 2018 - 2018    Investigator(s): Donna Craig
Sustainability Science Framework for Managing Biosphere Reserves
UNESCO: 
Project Year: 2017 - 2018    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo: Grant for Promotion of Trans-disciplinary research
Project Year: Dec 2015 - Nov 2016    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Sustainable eco-tourism: case study of Act on Special Measures for the Promotion and Development of Okinawa
Nissei foundation: young researcher grant
Project Year: Oct 2014 - Sep 2015    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori
Co-management of the transboundary protected areas
JSPS: KAKENHI
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): TANAKA, Toshinori