Yusuke SenooResearch Group
Cultural History and Geoscience Research Group
Ph. D. (Literature)
Excavations in Lebanon, 2009.
CareerGraduated in archaeology from the Department of Japanese History, Faculty of Humanities of Ritsumeikan University. Obtained a masters and doctorate degree from the Graduate School off Letters, Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University. After working at the Kyoto University Museum and the Environment Preservation Center, Kanazawa University, joined the Lake Biwa Museum in October 2016.
Specialty1. Development of the Yayoi culture in western Japan.
2. Development of the relationships between lake environments and farming communities.
3. Lake transportation and group relationships during the Jomon and Yayoi periods.
Key Words of ResearchJomon, Yayoi, earthenware, styles, western Japan, Hokuriku region.
Professional Society MembershipThe Japanese Archaeological Association, Society of Archaeological Studies, The Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan.