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Sho Hongwei Hsiao Kojiro Last modified date:2022.06.20

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Academic Degree
Ph. D.
Field of Specialization
Urban planning, community empowerment
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Outline Activities
My research aim to construct a new theoretical framework for the urban space through revealing various phenomena related to urban space in Asian cities utilizing both quantitative and qualitative analyses to objectively describe the phenomena and issues of the urban space.
My social activities include continuous participation of various regional revitalization efforts and municipal committees in Fukuoka City, Itoshima City, Osaka City, Chihayaakasaka Village, etc., cooperation with various stakeholders such as local private sectors, community organizations or other non-profit organizations that also contribute to my research and education activities.
Research Interests
  • International research on the spatial transformation process of Neoliberalism urban space and construction of inclusive urban planning theory
    keyword : Neoliberalism, Inclusive city, Globalization, Gentrification, Social disparity
  • The function as third place of urban space for park users based on PPP-oriented park revitalization approach
    keyword : urban park, activity, Tennoji park, Tenshiba, Park-PFI
Academic Activities
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japanese Institute of Landscape Architecture
  • Association of Urban Housing Sciences
  • The City Planning Institute of Japan
  • Architectural Institute of Japan
  • Japan Society of Civil Engineers
Professional and Outreach Activities
Planning and holding the The 17th Conference of International Development and Urban Planning (Dec. 2021) as the secretary of ASIAN AND AFRICAN CITY PLANNING GROUP.