Dr. Takashi OGUCHI

                   Professor & Director Center for Spatial Information Science The University of Tokyo Japan

          Field: Physical Geography, GIS.

          Education:    DSc (Geography) University of Tokyo

          Key Qualifications                             

   2011-                Member, Science Council of Japan

   2010-               Vice-Director, Center for Spatial Information                                 Science, The University of Tokyo

   2009-               Professor, Center for Spatial Information                                      Science, The University of Tokyo
                             Research on physical geography (mainly geomorphology) and GIS

   1998-2009      Associate Professor, Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo
                             Research on physical geography and GIS

   2007-2011       Adjunct Graduate Faculty, Department of Earth Sciences, The University of                                                          Memphis,USA

   1997-1998       Visiting Scholar, Institute of Hydrology, UK / Research on GIS applications to                                                      hydrology

   1997                  Visiting Scholar, Department of Hydrology and Water Resources, The University of                                              Arizona, USA / Research on GIS  applications to  geomorphology

   1991-1997         Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, The University of                                          Tokyo / Research on fluvial and  hillslope  geomorphology


            2007, 2011      Inclusion in the Who’s Who in Asia (Marquis, USA)

            2009-               Inclusion in the Who’s Who in America (Marquis, USA)

            2008-               Inclusion in the Who’s Who in the World (Marquis, USA)

            2008                COMLAND Award (Commission on Land Degradation and Desertification,                                                           International Geographical Union)

            2006-              Inclusion in the Who’s Who in Science and Engineering (Marquis, USA)

            1995                 Excellent Paper Award for Young Geographers (Association of Japanese Geographers)

          Editorship of International Scientific Journals

                              1997-           Member of Editorial Board, Catena (Elsevier, SCI)

                              1999-2002 Member of Editorial Board, Geomorphology (Elsevier, SCI)

                              2003-         Co-Editor-in-Chief, Geomorphology (Elsevier, SCI)

                              2004-         Member of International Advisory Board, Geographical Research (Blackwell, SSCI)

                              2006-         Member of Editorial Board, Geography Compass (Blackwell)

                              2006-         Member of Editorial Board, The Open Geology Journal (Bentham Science)