Kyushu University Academic Staff Educational and Research Activities Database
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MISHIMA MISAKO Last modified date:2024.06.03

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Academic Degree
Ph. D.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Plant Phylogeny, Museum Studies
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Outline Activities
Research Interest
A: Museum Studies & Natural History Studies
I. History and practical use of botanical specimens stored in Kyushu University.
II. Management of University Museum.
B: History & Design of Wood Product
I. Wodden Furniture at Universities during 19-20c
II. Forestry in Japanese Modern Era
C: Species Biology
I. Speciation and polyploid evolution in plants
II. Evolution of plant gall morph

Training charge
I. Training and class for museum curation
II. Project team training about museum activities
Research Interests
  • Practical Studies of Museum in Community
    keyword : University Museum, Community Development, Sustainability, Art, Science, Communication, Kansei
  • Preservation and utilization of scientific specimens and cultural materials in University
    keyword : Botanical Specimen, Natural History, Cultural Resources, Wooden furniture, Database, University Museum, Ryozo Kanehira, Open Preservation
  • Speciation of galling arthropod and evolution of gall morph
    keyword : gall, host plant, gall polymorphism, genetic divergence, phylogeny, biogeography, development, gene expression
    2006.04~2019.03Speciation of gall maker and gall morph evolution..
  • Application of mobile devices for Biogeographical research
    keyword : mobile phone, citizen participant, biogeography
  • 3D digitalization and the application of specimens
    keyword : 3D, digital, educational application, database
  • Niche differentiation of Pellionia minima in Yaku Island.
    keyword : Intraspecific polyploidy, distribution, GIS, flowcytometory
    2005.04~2008.03Distribution of polyploids of Pellionia minima (Urticaceae) in Yaku Island..
  • Hybridity of Rubus species along the Anbo logging-road in Yaku Island
    keyword : introgressive hybridization, morphology, distribution, cpDNA, nuclear DNA, phylogeny, polymorphism
    2005.03~2015.03Introgressive hybridization of the Rubus palmatus group in Yaku Island..
Academic Activities
1. The KOTOBUKI Furniture in the Historical Furniture Collection of Kyushu University : The Feature and Significance.
2. Value and challenges of historical wooden furniture collection of the Kyushu University Museum, [URL].
Works, Software and Database
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1. Motohiro Miyake, Koji Takada, Izumi Ogata, Shojiro Nishijima, Mai Sakakura, Misako Mishima, Evaluation of the online database system Science Literacy Passport β by relayed workshops, AAAS Annual Meeting, 2015.02, [URL].
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japan Museum Management Academy
  • Architectural Institute of Japan
  • The Japan Society for Exhibition Studies
  • Japanese society for plant taxonomists
  • The botanical society of Japan
  • Japanese Association of Historical Botany
  • The Entomological society of Japan awarded the society prize for Yukawa J, Ikenaga H, Sato S, Tokuda M, Ganaha-Kikumura T, Uechi N, Matsuo K, Mishima M, Tung GS, Paik JC, Ren BQ and Dong XY (2012) Description and ecological traits of a new species of Pitydiplosis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) that induces leaf galls on Pueraria (Fabaceae) in East Asia, with a possible diversification scenario of intraspecific groups. Entomological Science 15: 81-98, as the most excellent paper published in Entomological Science, 2013 FY.
Educational Activities
1. Museum Training (Curatorial work of plant specimen; Exhibition and museum education)
2. Class room (Museum management; Museum exhibition)
3. Project Team Training (Graduate School of Integrated Frontier Sciences)