University of Wisconsin,
I also have a long-time interest in the
Far East, especially Japan, and teach courses in this area.
Research interests include social construction
of nature and environment in Japanese landscapes; and social and
environmental impacts of Japanese investments in the Asia-Pacific
region; and problems facing the Japanese rural environments.
Editor, Bulletin of Asian Geography. ISSN
0732-2186. 2002 - Present
Foreign Editor, Japanese Journal of Human Geography (Jimbun Chiri).
2004 - 2008
East Asia Director of the American Association of Geographers. 2005