What is JCAR?
Established by arctic environmental researchers in Japan, JCAR is a nationwide network-based organization for promoting arctic environmental research. JCAR supports the research activities of registered members and responds to society’s expectations. In particular, JCAR coordinates future arctic research plans, the development of research infrastructure, and the promotion of early career development. JCAR promotes arctic research in Japan by developing a network of arctic environmental researchers.
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Activity Chart
For more information, please refer to the JCAR activities page.
Managing Members
Steering Comittee
Chair
Teruo Aoki
Okayama University
Vice Chair
Shinichiro Tabata
Hokkaido University
Hiroyasu Hasumi
The University of Tokyo
Hajime Yamaguchi
The University of Tokyo
Steering Committee Members
Teruo Aoki
Okayama University
Ayako Abe-Ouchi
The University of Tokyo
Yoshihiro Iijima
Mie University
Hiroyuki Enomoto
National Institute of Polar Research
Nobuhiro Kishigami
National Museum of Ethnology
Sei-Ichi Saitoh
Hokkaido University
Akiho Shibata
Kobe University
Tetsuo Sueyoshi
National Institute of Polar Research
Atsuko Sugimoto
Hokkaido University
Nozomu Takeuchi
Chiba University
Shinichiro Tabata
Hokkaido University
Takuji Nakamura
National Institute of Polar Research
Shigeto Nishino
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Tadashi Niwano
Meteorological Research Institute, Japan
Hiroyasu Hasumi
The University of Tokyo
Tetsuya Hiyama
Nagoya University
Masahiro Hori
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Hironori Yabuki
National Institute of Polar Research
Hajime Yamaguchi
The University of Tokyo
Takashi Yamanouchi
National Institute of Polar Research
Working Groups
Research Interaction Working Group
Shin Sugiyama
Hokkaido University
Hiroki Takakura
Tohoku University
Nozomu Takeuchi
Chiba University
Hiroshi L. Tanaka
University of Tsukuba
Satonori Nozawa
Nagoya University
Hiroyasu Hasumi
The University of Tokyo
Toru Hirawake
Hokkaido University
Tetsuya Hiyama
Nagoya University
Masanobu Yamamoto
Hokkaido University
Early Career Development Working Group
Kazuma Aoki
University of Toyama
Makoto Sanpei
Hiroshima University
Tetsuo Sueyoshi
National Institute of Polar Research
Atsuko Sugimoto
Hokkaido University
Shin Sugiyama
Hokkaido University
Takamasa Tsubouchi
Alfred-Wegener-Institut
Kanichiro Matsumura
Tokyo University of Agriculture
Mikako Yamaguchi
Gifu University
Organization System Working Group
Teruo Aoki
Okayama University
Koji Shimada
Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Shin Sugiyama
Hokkaido University
Hiroki Takakura
Tohoku University
Takuji Nakamura
National Institute of Polar Research
Toru Nozawa
Okayama University
Hiroyasu Hasumi
The University of Tokyo
Takashi Yamanouchi
National Institute of Polar Research
Information & Communication Working Group
Yoshihiro Iijima
Mie University
Takeshi Ise
Kyoto University
Akihisa Konno
Kogakuin University
Yasushi Fukamachi
Hokkaido University
Atsushi Sato
Konosuke Sugiura
University of Toyama
Yasuyoshi Tanaka
THE MAINICHI NEWSPAPERS
Takeshi Terui
National Institute of Polar Research
Hajime Yamaguchi
The University of Tokyo
Long-term planning Working Group
Motoyoshi Ikeda
Takeshi Ise
Kyoto University
Tetsuo Ohata
National Institute of Polar Research
Michiyo Kawai
Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Yuji Kodama
National Institute of Polar Research
Kazuyo Sakanoi
Komazawa University
Tetsuo Sueyoshi
National Institute of Polar Research
Shin Sugiyama
Hokkaido University
Minori Takahashi
Hokkaido University
Masakazu Yoshimori
Hokkaido University
Takashi Yamanouchi
National Institute of Polar Research
Eiji Watanabe
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Office
Executive Director
Yuji Kodama
Staff
Yukie Uwaso
How to become a member of JCAR
Anyone who accepts JCAR’s charter can become a member of JCAR. For registration information, please contact the JCAR office.