Members

Director:Kaoru Takara
Vice Director:Eiichi NakakitaKin'ya NishigamiTakashi Maruyama

(u):Ujigawa Open Laboratory (sr):Shirahama Oceanographic Observatory
(a):Abuyama Observatory (h):Hodaka Sedimentation
(k):Kamitakaraa Observatory (m):Miyazaki Observatory


【Mar. ,2017】

Integrated Arts and Sciences for Disaster Reduction Research Group (Chief:Katsuya Yamori)

Research Division of Disaster Management for Safe and Secure Society (Chief:Hiroshi Kawase)
Safety Control of Urban Space Professor :Hiroshi Kawase 
Program-Specific Researcher:Fumiaki Nagashima
Disaster Mitigation Planning for Built Environment Professor :Norio Maki
Associate Professor:Haruko Sekiguchi
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor:Ri Jin(Program-Specific Researcher)
Innovative Disaster Prevention Technology and Policy Research Professor :Kaoru Takara
Associate Professor:Takahiro Sayama
Program-Specific Senior Lecturer:Florence Tahourna
Social Systems for Disaster Risk Governance Professor :Hirokazu Tatano 
Associate Professor:Subhajyoti Samaddar 
International Research Collaboration for Disaster Management
(International Visiting Professors)
Visiting Associate Professor:Jean-Paul Pinelli 
Business Continuity Plans for Port Logistics
(collaborative research)
Program-Specific Professor :Kenji Ono
Program-Specific Associate Professor:Kentaro Kumagai

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Research Center for Disaster Reduction Systems (Chief:Katsuya Yamori)
Integrated Disaster Reduction Systems Professor :Katsuya Yamori 
Associate Professor:Masamitsu Onishi 
Specially Appointed Professor:Haruo Hayashi(Part-time Researcher)
Program-Specific Researcher:Fu Hsing Lee
Disaster Information Systems Professor:Michinori Hatayama 
Disaster Risk Management Professor :Ana Maria Cruz
Associate Professor:Muneta Yokomatsu
JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists:Hitomu Kotani
Historical Disaster Analysis
(Visiting Professors)
Visiting Professor :Keiji Yano
Visiting Associate Professor:Takumi Miyamoto
Regional Disaster Studies
(Visiting Professors)
Visiting Professor :Kazuya Nakayachi
Visiting Associate Professor:Tomoaki Nishino
Disaster Information Network
(International Visiting Professors)
Visiting Associate Professor:Felipe MUNOZ GIRALDO
Visiting Associate Professor:ALCANTARA AYALA Irasema

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Seismic and Volcanic Hazards Mitigation Research Group (Chief:Naoto Oshiman)

Research Division of Earthquake Disasters(Chief:Tomotaka Iwata)
Strong Motion Seismology Professor :Tomotaka Iwata 
Associate Professor:Kimiyuki Asano 
Dynamics of Foundation Structures Professor :Sumio Sawada
Associate Professor:Hiroyuki Goto 
Structural Dynamics Professor:Shinichi Matsushima 

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Research Division of Earthquake Hazards (Chief:Naoto Oshiman)
Earthquake Resistant Structures Professor :Masayoshi Nakashima 
Associate Professor:Masahiro Kurata 
Part-time Researcher:Masashi Abe
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers:Konstantinos Athanassios SKALOMENOS
Seismotectonics Professor :Naoto Oshiman
Associate Professor:Ryokei Yoshimura 
Earthquake Source Mechanisms Professor :James Jiro Mori 
Associate Professor:Shiro Ohmi 
Assistant Professor:Masumi Yamada 

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Research Center for Earthquake Prediction (Chief:Yoshihisa Iio)
Crustal Activity Evaluation Professor :Takuo Shibutani 
Associate Professor:Hiroyuki Noda 
Assistant Professor:Peiliang Xu 
Subduction Zone Earthquakes Professor :Manabu Hashimoto 
Associate Professor:Takuya Nishimura 
Assistant Professor:Yusuke Yamashita(m) 
Inland Earthquakes Professor :Yoshihisa Iio(a) 
Professor :Katsuya Yamori(a)(concurrently served) 
Associate Professor:Yukitoshi Fukahata 
Assistant Professor:Masahiro Miyazaki 
Crustal Activity Information Professor :Kin'ya Nishigami 
Associate Professor:Yoshihiro Ito 
Assistant Professor:Yasuyuki Kano 
Assistant Professor:Masahiro Teraishi(m)
Program-Specific Researcher:Kazuaki Ohta
Program-Specific Researcher:Emmanuel Soliman Mortel Garcia
Earth Observation Systems Associate Professor:Masatoshi Miyazawa 
Assistant Professor:Wataru Morii
Integrated Real-time Systems Associate Professor:Hiroshi Katao 
Assistant Professor:Kenichi Yamazaki(m)
Earth's Interior
(Visiting Professors)
Visiting Professor :Syoichi Yoshioka

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Sakurajima Volcano Research Center (Chief:Masato Iguchi)
Prediction of Volcanic Eruptions Professor :Masato Iguchi
Associate Professor:Haruhisa Nakamichi
Assistant Professor:Daisuke Miki
Assistant Professor:Keigo Yamamoto
Assistant Professor:Takeshi Tameguri
Program-Specific Researcher:Kohei Hotta
Program-Specific Researcher:Alexandros-Panagiotis Poulidis
Part-time Researcher:Yoshihiro Tanada

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Geohazards Research Group (Chief:Sumio Matsuura >

Research Division of Geohazards (Chief:Sumio Matsuura)
Geotechnics Professor :Susumu Iai
Assistant Professor:Kyohei Ueda
Mountain Hazards Professor :Masahiro Chigira
Associate Professor:Yuki Matsushi
Assistant Professor:Takashi Saitou
Part-time Researcher:PADILLA MORENO,Cristobal Alfonso
Slope Conservation Professor :Sumio Matsuura
Associate Professor:Tomomi Terajima

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Research Center on Landslides (Chief:Toshitaka Kamai)
Landslide Dynamics Professor :Toshitaka Kamai
Associate Professor:Gonghui Wang
Assistant Professor:Issei Doi
Landslide Monitoring  

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Atmosphere-Hydrosphere Research Group (Chief:Hirohiko Ishikawa)

Research Division of Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Disasters (Chief:Hirohiko Ishikawa)
Climate Environment Professor :Hitoshi Mukougawa
Associate Professor:Takeshi Enomoto
Assistant Professor:Takao Iguchi
Program-Specific Associate Professor (The Hakubi Project):Hiroki Tokinaga
Severe Storm and Atmospheric Environment Professor :Hirohiko Ishikawa
Associate Professor:Tetsuya Takemi
Assistant Professor:Mitsuaki Horiguchi
Program-Specific Researcher:Masanori Oigawa
Wind Engineering and Wind Resistant Structures Professor :Takashi Maruyama
Associate Professor:Kazuyoshi Nishijima
Program-Specific Researcher:Seung Han Lee
Program-Specific Researcher:Yukihiko NAKAMURA
Part-time Researcher:Hiroshi Omote
Part-time Researcher:Hiroaki Nishimura
Part-time Researcher:Kozue Doi
Coastal Disasters Professor :Hajime Mase 
Associate Professor:Nobuhito Mori 
Program-Specific Researcher:Marc Pierre KJERLAND
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers:KAMRANZAD Bahareh
Hydrometeorological Disasters Professor :Eiichi Nakakita 
Associate Professor:Kosei Yamaguchi 
Distinguished Visiting Senior Lecturer:Seong-Sim Yoon 
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor:Jiang Xinyu(Program-Specific Researcher)
Program-Specific Researcher:Ahmed Abd Elh ALY El-DIEN
Part-time Researcher:Yang Lijlao
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers:WU Ying-Hsin
Meteorological and Hydrological Risk Information
(endowed by JWA)
Program-Specific Professor:Hirofumi Tsujimoto
Program-Specific Assistant Professor:Tomoya Shimura 
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor:Motohiro Honma(Part-time Researcher)

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Research Center for Fluvial and Coastal Disasters (Chief:Masaharu Fujita)
Sedimentation Disasters Professor :Masaharu Fujita(u)
Associate Professor:Hiroshi Takebayashi(u)
Assistant Professor:Shusuke Miyata(u)
Urban Flood Control Professor :Akira Igarashi
Associate Professor:Nozomu Yoneyama 
Part-time Researcher:Ryuji Kawanaka
River Disaster Prevention Systems Professor :Hajime Nakagawa(u)
Associate Professor:Kenji Kawaike(u)
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor:Masakazu Hashimoto(Program-Specific Researcher)(u)
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor:Yuji Hasegawa(Program-Specific Researcher)(u)
Program-Specific Researcher:Kumiko Fujita(u)
Program-Specific Researcher:Han Chongsoo(u)
Part-time Researcher:Shaw Rajib(u)
Coastal Sedimentary Environment Professor :Tetsuya Hiraishi(u)
Part-time Researcher:Kiyoshi Uchiyama
Field Research Section for Fluvial and Coastal Hazards Associate Professor:Daizo Tsutsumi(h)
Associate Professor:Yasuyuki Baba(sr)
Assistant Professor:Hideaki Mizutani(sr)

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Water Resources Research Center (Chief:Shigenobu Tanaka)
Global Water Dynamics Professor :Tomoharu Hori
Assistant Professor:Daisuke Nohara
Regional Water Environment Systems Professor :Shigenobu Tanaka
Associate Professor:Kenji Tanaka 
Assistant Professor:Toshio Hamaguchi
Program-Specific Researcher:Hu Maochuan
Program-Specific Researcher:Natsuko Yasutomi
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers:T. KHUJANAZAROV
Socio and Eco Environment Risk Management Professor :Tetsuya Sumi
Associate Professor:Yasuhiro Takemon
Associate Professor:Sameh Ahmed Kantoush
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor:Sohei Kobayashi(Part-time Researcher)
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers:Christian Auel
Water Resources Distribution Assessment (Visiting Professors) Visiting Professor :Motoaki Inoue
Visiting Associate Professor:Yoshinobu Sato

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