In memory of the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution

Research & Disaster Reports

Senior Researchers

Ikuo Kobayashi
Ikuo KobayashiPresent post: Specially Appointed Professor, Research Center for Crisis and Contingency Management
Academic background: Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Expertise: Urban Disaster Reduction and Recovery, Urban Planning

Tatsuro Kai
Tatsuro KaiPresent post: Assistant Director / Center Director, (Social Welfare Organization Saiseikai Imperial Gift Foundation, Inc.) Saiseikai Senri Hospital, Senri Critical Medical Center
Academic background: Hyogo College of Medicine
Expertise: Emergency Medicine, Disaster Medicine, International Health, Traumatology

Nobuo Fukuwa
Nobuo FukuwaPresent post: Specially Appointed Professor, Research Center for Crisis and Contingency Management
Academic background: Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Expertise: Urban Disaster Reduction and Recovery, Urban Planning

Junji Kiyono
Junji KiyonoPresent post: Professor / Director, Disaster Mitigation Research Center, Nagoya University
Academic background: Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Expertise: Architectural and Seismic Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Local Disaster Management

Katsuya Yamori
Katsuya YamoriPresent post: Professor, Research Center for Disaster Reduction Systems, Disaster Prevention Research Institute Kyoto University (Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University)
Academic background: Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
Expertise: Social Psychology, Disaster Management Pedagogy

Shigeo Tatsuki
Shigeo TatsukiPresent post: Professor, Research Center for Disaster Reduction Systems, Disaster Prevention Research Institute Kyoto University (Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University)
Academic background: Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
Expertise: Social Psychology, Disaster Management Pedagogy

Hajime Nakagawa
Hajime NakagawaPresent post: Professor / Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Academic background: Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Expertise: River & Sabo Engineering, Hydroscience and Hydraulic Engineering

Noboru Yamazaki
Noboru Yamazaki※Coming Soon

Dr.Yoshiyuki Kaneda
Dr.Yoshiyuki KanedaDesignated Professor, Exective Adviser of President in Kagawa University
Vice Director of IECMS (Institute of Education, Research and Regional Coorporation
for Crisis Management Shikoku)
Academic background: Graduate school of Master degree program on Geophysics, University of Tokyo
Expertise: Seismology, Disaster mitigation Science