Shoji NAOE (Ph.D)

Senior Scientist, Forest Ecology Group, Tohoku Research Center, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI).

92-25 Nabeyashiki, Shimokuriyagawa, Morioka, Iwate, 020-0123 JAPAN

E-mail: naoeshoji[at]

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2017.9-Present: Senior Scientist, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute

2013-2017.8: Scientist, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute

2012-2013: Specially-appointed Assistant Professor, Tokyo University 

2012: Ph.D. Science, Kyoto University

2008: M. Sc. Science, Kyoto University

2006: B. Sc. Agriculture, Kyoto Prefectural University

Research area

Forest Ecology, Conservation Biology

Research interest

1. Seed dispersal by birds and mammals

2. Role of seed dispersal in a changing world

3. Forest recruitment 

Review experience

 (International journals only. See Publons for details)

Conservation Biology, Ecological Research,  European Journal of Forest Research,  Evolutionary Ecology, Forest Ecology and Management, Functional Ecology, Journal for Nature Conservation, Journal of Ecology, Journal of Forest Research, Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science, Mammal Study, Oecologia, Ornithological Science, Pakistan Journal of Zoology, Plant Biology, Plant Ecology, Primates, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences