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Academic & Professional Experience

Hokusei Gakuen University School of Economics, General Education Program
Apr 1975
Jun 1975
Special researcher of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Jul 1975
Jun 1983
Research Assistant
Jul 1983
Mar 1984
Apr 1984
Jul 1984

Awards & Honors

Apr 2014
Award of Asscociation of Japanese Geographers, Association of Japanese Geographers
Winner: Yugo ONO
Publication of "Active Geography" was evaluated as an important academic contribution to the society from Geography.
Nov 2014
Award of the Human Geographical Society of Japan, The Human Geographical Society of Japan

Published Papers

Journal of Geography   121 187-214   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Ainu land names in Tohoku, northeastern Japan and archaeology
15 1-18   Dec 2012   [Refereed]

Books etc

Active Geography
Kokon-Shoin Ltd.   Apr 2013   ISBN:978-4-7722-5268-3
Shiretoko Natural World Heritage Area and the Ainu People
Transaction Publishers   Nov 2014   
Kyoiku Shuppan   Jan 2013   ISBN:9784316202143
Geography textbook for Junior high school
Ono Anna and Warwara Bubnowa
Toho-Shoten   Apr 2014   ISBN:978-4-86459-171-3
Basic study on Anna ONO and Warwara Bubnowa:
the life and their contribution for the cultural communication between
Russia and Japan.

Conference Activities & Talks

Reconstruction of the history of Japan from a viewpoint of Ainu: towards an establishment of indigenous geography in Japan
Commission of Indigenous Geography, International Geographical Congress   3 Aug 2013   Brad Coombes
History of Japan was re-evaluated from a viewpoint of the Ainu: indigenous people. A new chronological diagram with a horizontal axis showing the geographical division and a vertical axis indicating the time illustrates a topo-chronological distri...