Kensuke Fukushi


Secretariat Implementation Team, Tokyo

Kensuke Fukushi is Professor of Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S), The University of Tokyo Institutes for Advanced Study. He also has an appointment as a Visiting Professor at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability.

Kensuke is a civil-environmental engineer and holds appointments at the Graduate Schools of Engineering and Frontier Sciences, where he organizes the Urban Sustainability Science Laboratory at the University of Tokyo, Japan. He is one of the founding faculty members of IR3S and achieved remarkable progress in promoting sustainability science in various academic communities. He serves as an Editorial Advisor of Sustainability Science Journal, the Science Planning Group member of Asian Pacific Network for Global Change Research, and Distinguished External Faculty member of Asian Institute of Technology. He received B.S. and M.S from Tohoku University in Civil Engineering, and Ph.D. from University of Utah in Civil Engineering.