Ryoma OTSUKA 大塚 亮真 

 

Research Keywords

Conservation Biology, Human-Wildlife Conflict, Community participation,
Social study in conservation,
Mountain gorilla, Tourism

 

Funding Awards

2018–2021    Doctoral Course Student (DC1) Research Fellowship, Japan Society of the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

2016–2021    Leading Graduate Program in Primatology and Wildlife Science (PWS), Kyoto University, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

 

Selected Presentations on Academic Conferences

Otsuka, R. (2019) Understanding Community People’s Perception of Animals Living in Protected Areas: A Case of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda. The 11th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science, Kyoto, Japan, March 1 – 3, 2019. (Poster)

Otsuka, R., Kalema-Zikusoka, G., and Kinoshita, K. (2019) Introduction of Field Friendly Method for Monitoring Stress Levels of Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda. The 63rd Primates Conference, Inuyama, Aichi, Japan, January 26–27, 2019. (Poster)

Otsuka, R. (2018) Current Status and Issues of Community Conservation in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda: The Case of “Human-Gorilla Conflict Resolution Program (HUGO). The 27th International Primatological Society Congress, Nairobi, Kenya, August 19–25, 2018. (Poster)

Otsuka, R. (2018) How Can Community People Actively Participate in Community Conservation ?: The Case of “Human-Gorilla Conflict Resolution Program (HUGO)” in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda. The 9th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science, Kyoto, Japan March 3–5, 2018. (Oral)

Otsuka, R. (2017) The Effectiveness and Challenges of Human-Gorilla Conflict Resolution Program (HUGO) In Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda. International Symposium France-Japan Area Studies Forum, Kyoto, Japan, December 1–3, 2017. (Poster)

Otsuka, R. (2017) Crop-raiding by mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and HUGO: local counter-measure and attitudes towards the crop-raiding in Buhoma area. The 7th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science, Kyoto, Japan, March 2-4, 2017. (Oral)

Otsuka, R. (2016) Gorilla Conservation Through Photography and Filming. The 5th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science, Inuyama, Aichi, Japan. March 3-6, 2016. (Poster)

 

Awards

Mar. 2019       The 1st prize for poster presentation at the 11th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science
http://www.wildlife-science.org/en/symposium/2019-03/

Mar. 2018       The 2nd prize for oral presentation at the 9th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science
http://www.wildlife-science.org/en/symposium/2018-03/

 

Invited Seminar/ Talk

Mar. 2019      入らずの森のマウンテンゴリラ. 京都市動物園 夜の図書館カフェDEトーク. 2019年3月24日

Mar. 2016      ゴリラのお話. 京都市動物園 夜の図書館カフェDEトーク. 2016年3月27日

Mar. 2016      ウガンダ共和国ブウンディの人々とマウンテンゴリラ. 京都市動物園「野生動物学のすすめ2017」. 2017年4月15日

Aug. 2015      野生のマウンテンゴリラとの出会い. 京都市動物園 グランドオープン記念イベント「野生と出会う~第1弾ゴリラと出会う~」 2016年3月27日

 

Exhibition

Jan-Mar. 2019   ゴリラに囲まれて (Kyoto, Japan) Solo ごはんやオードリ 2019年1月14日-3月2日

Mar. 2016    Kao展 – The First Roll – (Kyoto, Japan) Group 同時代ギャラリー 2016年6月14-19 https://www.leafkyoto.net/post_event/201605/kaoten2016/

Mar. 2016    ゴリラ写真展 (Kyoto, Japan) Solo AMS写真館 2016年6月10-15日
https://www.amsnet.co.jp/gallery/ga_001216.html

Mar. 2016    ゴリラと出会う (Kyoto, Japan) Solo 京都市動物園 2016年3月23日-4月10日
https://www5.city.kyoto.jp/zoo/event/20160229-18227.html

Feb. 2016    ゴリラ展。2016 (Kyoto, Japan) Solo 神宮丸太町 2016年2月10-28日

Nov. 2016   ゴリラ展。2015 (Kyoto, Japan) Solo 京都大学 2015年11月21-24日

 

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