Keiichiro Kanemoto

Contact Information

Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, 457-4 Motoyama, Kamigamo, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8047 Japan

Tel: +81-75-707-2332


I am an Associate Professor of Research Institute for Humanity and Nature. Before that, I was a Lecturer of Institute of Decision Science for a Sustainable Society at Kyushu University and Faculty of Economics and Law at Shinshu University. From 2009-2011, I was a visiting research fellow at Integrated Sustainability Analysis, the University of Sydney. I received my Ph.D. in 2014 from Tohoku University.

Selected Awards and Honors

Young Researcher’s Award, the Institute of Life Cycle Assessment, Japan, 2020

Highly Cited Researcher in the field of Cross-Field, Clarivate Analytics, 2018, 2019

Outstanding Reviewer for Environmental Research Letters, IOP Publishing, 2018, 2019

Professional Activities

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Environmental Management, 2019-

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Economic Structures, 2016-

Selected Grants

  • FS, Moonshot Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Research and Development Program, PI, TBD.

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A), PI, JPY 31,100,000, 2020-2024

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) (Generative Research Field), PI, JPY 13,800,000, 2018–2021

  • Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN) Research Programs

    • Full Research (FR), PI, JPY 250,000,000, 2019–2024

  • Miljøforsk Program, Co-I, NOK 450,000 (NOK 6,527,000 project total), 2016–2018; PI: Francesca Verones

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A), PI, JPY 16,100,000, 2015–2019


Refereed Journal Articles

Book Chapters

Other Publications