IFES-GCOE Global COE Program "Establishment of Center for Integrated Field Environmental Science"
Graduate School of Environmental Science & Division of Environmental Resources, Graduate School of Agriculture
This office develops the capacity building of education for graduate student, especially Ph. D students who have international and interdisciplinary viewpoints. Summer school for international field science in the ecological study stations are planned to achieve this objective. In especial, the research findings, techniques and/or protocols in LTER (Long-term ecological research) of Field Science Center for Northern Biosphere, Hokkaido University and Applied project of nature rehabilitation in eastern Hokkaido will be utilized as effective tools in their interdisciplinary education programs under the tight collaborations with international research projects (such as International LTER networks and Global Land project (IGBP/IHDP)). This office closely works with the other GCOE offices such as “Overseas Research & student exchange office” and “Regional Education &Outreach” under the tight collaboration.