Yukiko Kawamoto

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Yukiko Kawamoto
Nagoya University
Center for Interdisciplinary Study of Monotheistic Religions, Faculty of Theology
Job title
Ph.D.(King's College London)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Designated Assistant Professor, Institute for Advanced Research, Nagoya University
Jun 2019
Sep 2019
Short-term Visiting Fellow, Jesus College, University of Oxford
Oct 2018
Sep 2019
Visiting Academic, Department of Classics, University of Oxford
May 2017
Oct 2017
Guest Scholar, Munich Graduate School for Ancient Studies: Distant Worlds, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München
Apr 2017
Mar 2018
Researcher, Urban Culture Research Centre, Osaka City University


Oct 2009
Mar 2016
Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Oct 2011
Sep 2015
MPhil/PhD, Department of Classics, King's College London
Oct 2012
Dec 2012
PhD ERASMUS, Institut für Klassische Archäologie, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München
Apr 2009
Sep 2009
History Department, The Graduate School of Sophia University
Apr 2007
History Department (MA), The Graduate School of Sophia University

Awards & Honors

Oct 2016
Silvae: the Roman gardens depicted in wall paintings, Rome Award, British School at Rome
Nov 2013
Early Career Researchers Presentation award, Architectural Institute of Japan
13th Fellow of Shiba Ryotaro Memorial Foundation

Published Papers

The Vitruvian Peristyle: A Textual and Archaeological Study
Yukiko Kawamoto
Ph.D. thesis submitted to King's College London      Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Studies on Development and Regeneration in the Ancient Roman Towns
Yukiko Kawamoto
Global Center for Excellence Program: Annual Report 2010, Center for Sustainable Urban Regeneration, The University of Tokyo   560-563   Feb 2010   [Refereed]


Yukiko Kawamoto
Monthly Bulletin of Collegium Mediterranistrarum   (419)    May 2019   [Invited]
Yukiko Kawamoto
Papers of the British School at Rome   85 349-350   Oct 2017
Research stay at the British School at Rome
Yukiko Kawamoto
Kaiho   (132) 4-6   May 2017   [Invited]
Yukiko Kawamoto
Collegium Mediterranistarum, Monthly Bulletin   (395) 3-3   Dec 2016   [Invited]
Peristyles in Greek World
Yukiko Kawamoto
709-710   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting   2013(0) 739-740   Aug 2013
Summaries of technical papers of Annual Meeting Architectural Institute of Japan. F-2, History and theory of architecture   2011 679-680   Jul 2011
Summaries of technical papers of Annual Meeting Architectural Institute of Japan. F-2, History and theory of architecture   2010 149-150   Jul 2010

Books etc

Reconsideration into Classics
Yukiko Kawamoto (Part:Joint Work, Reception of Vitruvius' De Architectura in Ancient Rome)
’Reconstruction Study': Historical Investigation to Reconstruction
Yukiko Kawamoto (Part:Joint Work, Excavation and Reconstruction of Pompeian Gardens)
Nov 2019   ISBN:9784642016629
History, Style, and Society of Architecture
Jan 2018   ISBN:4805507969
Yamakawa   Dec 2016   ISBN:4634640635

Conference Activities & Talks

Ancient Roman Gardens and Plantings: Texts, Wall Paintings, and Archaeological Evidence
Yukiko Kawamoto
Sophia Historical Society   17 Nov 2019   
Hellenization: Responses of Scipio Africanus and Cato the Elder [Invited]
Yukiko Kawamoto
The 2nd International Conference of Reconciliation and Coexistence in Contact Zones [RCCZ] Research Center   8 Nov 2019   
Roman Gardens and Medicinal Plants [Invited]
Yukiko Kawamoto
Kyunghee University   7 Nov 2019   
Garden Reconstruction in Pompeii [Invited]
Yukiko Kawamoto
29 Jul 2018   Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
Hellenization in Ancient Roman Architecture
Yukiko Kawamoto
14 Jul 2018   

Teaching Experience


Research Grants & Projects

Japan Society for Promotion of Sciences: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Yukiko Kawamoto
Astronomical Phenomena in Historical Literature
名古屋大学: Collaborative Research Grants for YLC
Project Year: Jun 2019 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Hidetoshi Sano
Movement and Convivium
Nagoya University: Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Nagoya University
Project Year: Jun 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Mio Horie
Institute for Advanced Research, Nagoya University: YLC Joint Research Funding, 2018
Project Year: May 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Kunihiro Morishima
Roman Archaeology Conference Bursaries
The Roman Society: 
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Apr 2018    Investigator(s): Yukiko Kawamoto
Financial support for the presentation of a paper in the Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference 2018.

Social Contribution

Discovering from Muons from the Space: Ancient Rome to the Mayan Civilization
[Media coverage cooperation, Advisor, Informant, Investigater]  NHK  Cosmic Front Next  4 Apr 2019


Feb 2019   Gardens: History, Reception, and Scientific Analyses
For details, please check our website.

Sep 2018   Introduction to EpiDoc
For further details, please check the website below.