Dr. Feuer has been appointed as project specific assistant professor (2015.05.01)

  • Environmental Policy & Rural Development Studies

  • In order to promote “Japan Gateway: Kyoto University Top Global Program”, the Asian Platform for Global Sustainability & Transcultual Studies (AGST) has appointed Dr. Hart N. Feuer as project specific assistant professor. Although he will officially be affiliated with the Center for the Promotion of Interdisciplinary Education and Research (C-PiER), in which the Kyoto University Unit for the Japan Gateway Program is located, he is expected to work with us for the internationalization of graduate education and the set-up and introduction of joint/double degree programs with our partner universities.

    Dr. Hart N. Feuer
    Ph.D. in Rural Sociology, University of Bonn, Germany
    M.Phil. in Development Studies, Oxford University, UK
    Research focus:
          – heritage food and politics of cuisine
          – smallholder farmer productivity, rural business and social entrepreneurship
          – higher education integration and internationalization