We carry out research and education to use unique local assets appropriately in rural villages around Japan and the world, with the aim of creating sustainable socio-economic development. Specifically, we emphasize fieldwork, providing education and research on socio-economic fields with the aim of constructing a social system to achieve sustainable use of local resources. We also carry out education and research related to practical utilization technology for regional resources targeted at developing nations in particular, on a foundation of biology.
We are doing research and education at this course which aim at realization of sustainable development of social economy which is based on exploiting appropriately the peculiar resources in agriculture, maintaining and fishing villages in domestic area and world. To put it in the concrete, especially, we have the thought which fieldwork is very important, so we do research, education which aim at realization of social system based on exploiting the peculiar resources appropriately in each region. And in our department, further, from a point of view of biology, we educate, research on the practical technology about exploitation of local resources in developing countries.