I am currently an assistant professor at Tottori University of Environmental Studies in Japan.

I obtained my B.A. in Economics at the Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University, my M.A. and Ph.D. in Energy Science at the Graduate School of Energy Science, Kyoto University.

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2009-2012       Ph.D. in Energy Science | Graduate School of Energy Science, Kyoto University
2007-2009       M.A. in Energy Science | Graduate School of Energy Science, Kyoto University
2003-2007       B.A. in Economics | Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University

Professional Experience

2018-present Assistant Professor, Tottori University of Environmental Studies
2016-2018 Specially Appointed Lecturer, Tokyo University of Social Welfare
2012-2016 Post-doctoral Researcher, Johannes Kepler University Linz


ENO -the Enivronment Online-

2013-    Coordinator of Austria and Japan for ENO – the Environment Online-

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles as First Author

  • Koda, S (2016). Horizontal Relationship and Environmental Communication: A Case Study on Collaborative Activities between SPES and Local Residents in Austria, The International Journal of Environmental Sustainability, Volume 12, Issue 2, pp.17-31.
  • Koda, S (2012). Theoretical Approach to the Collaborative Environmental Activities: Household Waste Disposal towards Environmentally Friendly Daily Life, International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, vol.2, No.6, vol.2, No.6, pp.104-110.
  • Koda, S (2012). Konbiniensusutoa ni okeru shigen rouhino kouzou – sanyokantsu ni motozuku tanpou- (The structure of wastefulness at a convenience store: short report based on the participant observation), Syuudan rikigaku (Group dynamics), vol.29, pp.87-103, written in Japanese.
  • Koda, S (2012). Towards Environmentally Friendly Management at “Konbini”: Case Study at a Convenience Store in Japan, Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences, vol.3, No.4, pp.946-957.
  • Koda, S (2012). The motivation for proenvironmental behavior: Household waste disposal towards environmentally friendly daily life: Case studies in Finland, Journal of Educational and Social Research, Vol.2, No.1, pp.191-198.

Peer-reviewed Journal Proceedings as First Author

  • Koda, S (2011). The Motivation toward the Environment-Friendly Daily Life: Case Studies in Finland. Proceeding of the 7th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing, Kyoto, JAPAN, 30 November- 2 December, 2011
  • Koda, S (2011). The structural analysis of the relationship and the dilemma in the environment-friendly management-A case study at a convenience store in Japan-. Proceeding of The 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Future for Human Security, Kyoto, JAPAN, 8-10 October, 2011