Human Ecology and Global Health Research Unit

Professor YAMAUCHI Taro

Department:
Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Hokkaido University
Professor and Project Leader, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Research Fields:
Exploring ideal nutritional intake, physical activity, and body size/composition based on the perspectives of human evolution and adaptation
Environmental adaptation of populations in traditional societies and urban dwellers
Safe water, sanitation, hygiene and wellbeing

Research map:
https://researchmap.jp/smilelab

Web Page:
https://smilelab.cambria.ac/
https://www.chikyu.ac.jp/sanitation_value_chain/

Professor SASAOKA Masatoshi

Department:
Graduate School of Humanities and Human Sciences, Hokkaido University

Research Fields:
Environmental sociology, Indonesian Area Studies 

Research map:
https://researchmap.jp/msasaoka/

Assistant Professor NYAMBE Sikopo

Department:
Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies, Hokkaido University

Research Fields:
Participatory Action Research, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Menstrual Health Management, Peri-urban

Research map:
https://researchmap.jp/snyambe?lang=en

Web page:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sikopo-nyambe-67128428
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sikopo-Nyambe

Assistant Professor SAI Akira

Department:
Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies, Hokkaido University

Research Fields:
Health Psychology, Human Ecology, Area Studies

Research map:
https://researchmap.jp/akirasai_hu?lang=en

Web page:
https://smilelab.ac/

 

Professor GODINA Elena

Department:
Institute and Museum of Anthropology, Lomonosov Moscow State University

Research Fields:
Secular trend/s in growth and development; environmental factors influencing growth (climatic, socioeconomic etc), impact of physical activity on morphofunctional characteristics of children and adolescents. At present I am participating in a research project dealing with big data analysis of human body composition in people of Russian Federation in the context of nutrition and health.

Web Page:
http://www.anthropos.msu.ru/sotrudniki/GodinaEZ.html

Professor SNODGRASS Josh

Department:
Department of Anthropology and Global Health Program, University of Oregon

Research Fields:
Human Biology; Global Health; Biomarkers of Physiology and Health

Web Page:
https://anthropology.uoregon.edu/profile/jjosh/

Professor THORNTON Thomas

Department:
Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center, University of Alaska

Research Fields:
Environmental change, adaptation, knowledge and governance systems; cultural landscapes, diversity, and heritage; sustainable development

Web Page:
https://uas.alaska.edu/dir/tthornto.html

Professor ULIJASZEK Stanley

Department:
School of Anthropology and Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, University of Oxford

Research Fields:
Nutritional anthropology and human ecology

Web Page:
https://www.isca.ox.ac.uk/people/professor-stanley-ulijaszek#/
https://www.futureoffood.ox.ac.uk/people/stanley-ulijaszek