Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) Projects

Mainly managed by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) are governmental competitive funds that aim to significantly develop scientific research. KAKENHI covers basic to applied research in all fields, ranging from the humanities and the social sciences to the natural sciences. For more information on KAKENHI, please click here to view the Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research web site (external link) .

In promoting research at APU, the Research Office provides support and assistance for all faculty members applying for KAKENHI.

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No. Category Principal Investigator Research Title
1 Scientific Research (B) General YOSHIDA Kaori Revisiting the Educational Tourism at War Heritage Sites: An Asian Perspective Beyond Dark Tourism
2 Scientific Research (B) General YAMASHITA Hiromi 海岸堤防事業の合意形成プロセスの方法論分析による協働意思決定モデルの構築
3 Scientific Research (C) General KIMURA Rikio 宗教を基盤とする社会的企業のレジリエンス:コロナ渦の存続戦略に関する国際比較研究
4 Scientific Research (C) General VYAS Utpal Brexit後の日本・英国・EU間の政治経済関係に関する研究
5 Scientific Research (C) General KOJIMA Shinji 上流中産階級(upper middle class)の社会学的分析
6 Scientific Research (C) General KIM ChungHee New Capitalism through Inclusive Business Leadership: Asian Perspectives
7 Early-Career Scientists SHINOHARA Yoshiki インクルーシブ・リーダーシップのリーダー自身への影響に関する研究
8 Early-Career Scientists BOUKAMBA Kimo To fly-away or to stay and help? Perceived Destination Exit (PDX) in times of crisis and its effects on future tourist-host relations
9 Early-Career Scientists RUIZ-NAVAS Santiago Benefits and Challenges of Using AI in Games to Cultivate Entrepreneurial Skills in Higher Education
10 Early-Career Scientists MACK Lindsay Prevent or Integrate: Machine Translation Usage in the Language Classroom
11 Early-Career Scientists OHARA Tetsushi 大学での日本語教育における越境的学習の研究
12 Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (Fostering Joint International Research (A)) ALCANTARA Lailani L. Empirical research on how institutional differences affect the relationship between social performance and strategy
13 Challenging Research (Pioneering) YAMASHITA Hiromi コンクリート構造物と社会をめぐる新たな超学際討論空間の開拓:「建造環境」への着目
14 Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up HOOI Laiwan Corporate Governance and Organizational Performance: Do Green and Human Capital Practices Matter?
15 Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (International Collaborative Research) MANTELLO Peter A. Emotional AI in the Japanese and German Workplace: Exploring Cultural Diversity in AI Ethics
* Scientific Reserch (C) General USUI Rie 日英におけるConvivial Conservation(共生型保全)パラダイムの検討

* Transferred to APU

All project titles listed are the originals, as decided upon by the researcher(s).