Members

Coordinators

  • Hiroki TAKAKURA / Coordinator
    Professor, Center for Northeast Asian Studies, Tohoku University
  • Florian STAMMLER  / Oversea-Coordinator
    Research Professor, Arctic Center, University of Lapland
  • Shin-ichiro TABATA    / Sub-Coordinator
    Professor, Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University
    Research Area: Russian Economy, Arctic Economy
  • Shiaki KONDO   / Sub-Coordinator
    Lecturer, Graduate School of Intercultural Studies, Kobe University
    Research Area:Cultural Anthropology, Alaska Native Studies

Japan-Side Project Contributors

  • Alyne DELANEY
    Associate Professor, Center for Northeast Asian Studies, Tohoku University
    Research Area: Cultural Anthropology
  • Masanori GOTO,
    Specially Appointed Assistant Professor, Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University
    Research Area:Cultural Anthropology

Oversea researchers

  • Matti NOJONEN
    Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Lapland
    Research Area:Chinaʼs “Belt and Road” initiative in the Arctic, Traditional Chinese Strategic Culture. Chinese Political Economy, ethnography and Chinese regional studies
  • Hannah STRAUSS-MAZZULLO,
    Researcher, northern political economy, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
    Research Area:Arctic Energy politics, public participation, everyday life in the Arctic

Early-career scholars & Graduate students

  • Yuka OISHI
    Lecturer, Graduate School of Intercultural Studies, Kobe University
    Research Area: Social Anthropology
  • Lucas ALLEMAN
    Researcher, Anthropology Research Team, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
    Research Area:Saami studies, social engineering, Russian indigenous policies, history
  • Ria-Maria ADAMS 
    PhD Candidate, University of Vienna / Visiting Researcher, Anthropology Research Team/Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
    Research Area: youth well-being, Arctic infrastructure, rural communities, anthropology
  • Kaori ISHII
    PhD student, Graduate School of Environment Studies, Tohoku University
    Research Area: Cultural Anthropology
  • Sakurako KORESAWA
    Associate Fellow, National Museum of Ainu
    Research Area: Social Anthropology
  • Jugo SATO
    PhD student, Graduate School of Environment Studies, Tohoku University
    Research Area:Cultural Anthropology
  • Carolina SIKORA
    PhD student, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
    Research Area:Indigenous rights to cultural heritage, in Arctic and international law