Chiho OCHIAI

Field

Global Environmental Architecture

Position

Assistant Professor

Contact

Tel: 075-753-5723
E-mail: ochiai.chiho.2x*kyoto-u.ac.jp

Education

Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Doctoral Course in Global Environmental Studies, 2008-2010
Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Master Degree in Global Environmental Studies, 2006-2008
University of California, Davis, B.A. in Sociology (Development Studies and World Emphasis), 1999

Work Experience

Assistant Prof. Kyoto University, Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, 2010-Present
Pacific Consultants International, 1999-2006

Recent Publications

  • Chiho Ochiai, “A Study on the Various Types of Community-based Disaster Management in Middle-sized City in Japan: A Case Study from Saijo City”, International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC, Davos 2012
  • Chiho Ochiai, “The Processes and Mechanisms of Community-based Disaster Management in Shirakawa Village”, 2011 International Symposium of City Planning, pp.519-528
  • Chiho Ochiai, “The Mechanism and Its Sustainability of the Traditional Community Based Disaster Preparedness Organizations in Japan”, International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC, Davos 2010
  • Chiho Ochiai and Rajib Shaw, “Chapter 12: Post-Disaster Reconstruction in Urban Areas in Aceh” Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management, Volume 1, Urban Risk Reduction: An Asian Perspective, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2009
  • Chiho Ochiai, Makiko Asada, and Masami Kobayashi, “Study on Mechanism and Activities of Traditional Community based Disaster Preparedness in Japan: Roles of Fire Volunteers During the Fall Festival” , Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan, No.8, November, 2009
  • Chiho Ochiai, Ryo Matsumaru and Masami Kobayashi, “Study on the Re-establishing Process of a Community and Its Capacity for Problem Solving after the Indian Ocean Tsunami Disaster: Case Study of Temporary Housings in Meulaboh in Aceh Province Indonesia”, 44th Research Paper Committee, The City Planning Institute of Japan, No.8, August, 2009
  • Chiho Ochiai and Masami Kobayashi, “Study on the Local Potential and Capacity though Local Festival: A Case from Tanabe Festival in Egawa District of Tanabe City, Wakayama Prefecture”, Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan, No.8, August, 2009