MOHACSI Gergely

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Name
MOHACSI Gergely
URL
http://mohacska.org
Affiliation
Osaka University
Section
School of Human Science
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
PhD
Other affiliation
Keio University

Profile

Mohacsi Gergely is an associate 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

 
Oct 2018
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
 
Jul 2015
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Oct 2018
Assistant Professor, School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
 
Feb 2013
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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
 

Education

 
2002
 - 
Mar 2010
Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies (Department of Cultural Anthropology) Doctoral Program, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
1999
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Mar 2002
Department of Agricultural Economics (Master's Program), 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

 
モハーチ ゲルゲイ
思想   (1124) 77-91   Dec 2017   [Invited]
Mohácsi Gergely
Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology   81(4) 614-631   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Since the 17th century, historians and philosophers of science have thoroughly documented the powerful influence of public scientific experiments and how they have been mediating between human a airs and the production and management of things in ...
MOHACSI Gergely and IMAI Kiyoko
3 11-32   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
MOHACSI Gergely and MORITA Atsuro
Revue d'Anthropologie des Connaissances   9(4) 409-428   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
© S.A.C. Tous droits réservés pour tous pays. In this article, we focus on some important connections between lateral approaches and the ontological turn in anthropology. Through a review of some recent ethnographic experiments influenced by one o...
MOHACSI Gergely and MORITA Atsuro
NatureCulture   3 1-6   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
MOHACSI Gergely
Ecologies of Care: Innovations through Technologies, Collectives and the Senses. Readings in Multicultural Innovation, Vol. 4.   257-272   Mar 2014
Gergely Mohácsi, Atsuro Morita
East Asian Science, Technology and Society   7 175-183   Jul 2013
This special issue aims to investigate some novel uses of the comparative method at the intersections of STS and anthropology through ethnographic accounts of technoscience in various Asian contexts. In today's globalizing world, knowledge is unde...
MOHACSI Gergely
East Asian Science and Technology Studies   7(2) 261-281   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Entangled Knowledges: Three Modes of Articulating Differences in Clinical Trials
MOHACSI Gergely
CARLS Series of Advanced Study of Logic and Sensibility   (5) 232-244   Feb 2012
MOHACSI Gergely
Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology   76(3) 288-307   Dec 2011   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Counting Disease
MOHACSI Gergely
Monthly Minpaku   36(10) 2-3   Oct 2012   [Invited]
Learning to be Rural Women in Hokkaido
MOHACSI Gergely
East Asian Studies Hokkaido (EASH)   (3) 51-71   May 2005   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Special Issue: Multiculturalism and Kyosei: Towards a Comparative Approach
MOHACSI Gergely and Imai Kiyoko (Part:Joint Editor, Mirai Kyosei: Journal of Multicultural Innovation, vol.3)
Osaka University   Mar 2016   
Special Issue: Acting with Non-human Entities
MOHACSI Gergely and MORITA Atsuro (Part:Joint Editor, NatureCulture, vol.3.)
Sep 2015   
Mohácsi Gergely (Part:Editor)
Doctoral Program for Multicultural Innovation, Osaka University   Feb 2014   
Special Issues: Translations on the Move
MORITA Atsuro and MOHACSI Gergely (Part:Joint Editor, NatureCulture, vol.2.)
Oct 2013   
Special Issue on Traveling Comparisons: Ethnographic Reflections on Science and Technology.
MOHACSI Gergely and MORITA Atsuro (Part:Joint Editor, East Asian Science, Technology and Society 7(2))
May 2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Pharmaceutical Garden: Experimenting with medicinal plants in Vietnam and Japan
MOHACSI Gergely
International Conference of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES)   17 Jul 2018   
Mohacsi Gergely
51st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Cultural Anthropology   27 May 2017   
Gardening the Future: On the cultivation of herbal medicines and planetary health [Invited]
MOHACSI Gergely
Visible and Invisible: Infrastructures and Politics of Cohabitation   8 May 2017   
Worlding with the Metabolism: Or how to “put” Japanese medications into Hungarian bodies? [Invited]
MOHACSI Gergely
Organic Metaphors in Technoscience   16 Sep 2016   
Herbal Dimensions: Cultivating, collecting and screening medicinal plants in Vietnam
MOHACSI Gergely
International Conference of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES)   17 Jul 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Life in the midst of Pharmaceutical Transformations
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Co-operative Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): SHIMAZONO Yosuke
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Co-operative Research (A)
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 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: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): MORITA Atsuro
Comparative Ethnography of Clinical Trials
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(Start- up)
Project Year: Sep 2010 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Mohacsi Gergely