Matsubara Kosuke

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Matsubara Kosuke
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems
Job title
Associate Professor
Ph.D(Keio University)
Research funding number
Twitter ID

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Dec 2013
Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, Division of Policy and Planning Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Dec 2013
Associate Professor (concurrency), Alliance for Research on North Africa, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2010
Nov 2013
Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, Department of Social Systems and Management, Urban Planning, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2009
Mar 2010
Research Associate at the Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa(ILCAA), Tokyo University of Foreign Studies(TUFS)
Oct 2007
Mar 2009
French Government Scholarship Research Fellow, CNRS, Institute Parisiene de Recherche; Architecture, Urbanistique,Societé(IPRAUS)


Apr 2000
Oct 2005
Keio University
Apr 1997
Mar 2000
Keio University
Apr 1992
Mar 1996
Faculty of Literature, Keio University

Committee Memberships

Dec 2016
JAABE (Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering)  Field Editor (Architectural/Urban Planning and Design)
Apr 2010
Société Franco-Japonaise des Etudes Orientales  Section Chief, Public Relations
Apr 2011
Mar 2014
The City Planning Institute of Japan  Menber of Academic Committee
Sep 2009
Aug 2012
Japan International Cooperation Agency  The Project for Urban Planning and Development in Damascus Metropolitan Area (DMA-UPD)

Awards & Honors

Jul 2016
East Asia Planning History Prize of the International Planning History Society
Nov 2014
Le Prix du livre de l’Académie d’Architecture

Published Papers

都市計画論文集   54(3) 630-637   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
2019年度日本建築学会学術講演梗概集      Sep 2019
Journal of Architecture and Planning   84(760) 1473-1483   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
<p> Presupposing the ATBAT (Atelier des Bâtisseurs) as an international exchange organization, this paper considers the historical meaning and position of the exchange activities of the newborn ATBAT from the viewpoints of four key members:...
映画『セメントの記憶』プレスシート   18-19   Jan 2019
Algiers, Transition of Colonial Urban Planning -Local Endemism of Modernism-
Journal of Urban and Territorial History   5 55-65   Nov 2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

松原,康介 (Part:Contributor, アレッポ、ベイルート、マルセイユ、アルジェ、フェス等の諸項)
Nov 2019   ISBN:4812219019
地中海を旅する62章 歴史と文化の都市探訪
明石書店   Feb 2019   ISBN:9784750347844
Science, Technology, Society & Sustainable Development in Tunisia and Japan
Matsubara,Kosuke (Part:Contributor, Spatial composition of the ancient shantytown of Mahieddine, Algiers -Based on survey reports by CIAM Alger-)
Springer   Jul 2018   ISBN:9783319712765
Sustainable North African Society : Exploring Seeds and Resources for Innovation
Matsubara,Kosuke (Part:Contributor, Japanese Cooperation for Evolutional Housing and Slum Upgrading Projects under Mayor Chevallier)
Nova Science Publishers   2015   ISBN:9781634632201
Vocabulaire de la spatialité japonaise
Matsubara,Kosuke (Part:Contributor, "Jokamachi" in Philippe Bonnin)

Conference Activities & Talks

Islamic Mixed Use of the medina of Fez -A case study of the Guerniz quarter- [Invited]
The 1st international conference on Islamic and sustainable innovation of urban and regional planning   26 Nov 2019   Islamic and Sustainable Innovation of Urban and Regional Planning (ICoISI)
The origin of the Medina (old city) of Fez dates back to 8th century. After its foundation based on the Al Qarawiyin Mosque, the city has developed and sustained its sophisticated urban tissue. It was designated as a World Heritage Site in 1981, t...
アルジェ・植民都市計画の変遷 モダニズムの地域性
2017年度都市史学会大会シンポジウム「植民地と都市そして地域」   9 Dec 2017   都市史学会
A research on the historical landscape in Djerba island, Tunisia
TJASSST 2016 in Tsukuba, Japan: The Tunisia-Japan Symposium on Science, Society and Technology   24 Nov 2017   
Using Historical Heritage For the Revival of Aleppo [Invited]
Saving the Syrian Cultural Heritage for the Next Generation: Palmyra. A Message from Nara   11 Jul 2017   Archaeological Institute of Kashihara, Nara Prefecture
Japanese contribution in the field of urban planning has continued in Syria centering around Damascus. In this presentation, I will talk about the possible cooperation for the future urban reconstruction project based on the accumulated knowledge ...
都市空間を見るための基礎情報 オスマニザシオンとキャンディリス [Invited]
Mutualisme culturel des villes françaises   21 Jan 2017   (公財)日仏会館・科学部門フランス政府給費留学生の会(ABSCIF)

Teaching Experience



Multi-layered Basemap System for Middle Eastern Cities
Matsubara,Kosuke   Web Service   Apr 2011

Research Grants & Projects

Diversity and Symbiosis considered in urban planning history of the Middle East and North Africa
Japan Society of for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2016
Morocco no rekishi-toshi Fes no hozen to kindai-ka
Japan Society of for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: 2007 - 2007
A study on the multi-cultural urban fabric of modern Islamic cities
Japan Society of for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: Apr 2004 - Mar 2006
A study on the urban conservation method centering around the case of Fez, Morocco
Project Year: Jun 2003 - May 2005
Strengthen capacity of the Syrian experts in the field of cultural heritage
United Nations Development Programme: 
Project Year: 2017 - 2018    Investigator(s): Kiyohide SAITO