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Junko Habu, professor, anthropology

Junko Habu

Junko Habu is a professor of anthropology whose research focuses on environmental anthropology, particularly food diversity, mobility and long-term culture change in prehistoric and historic societies in East Asia.

Habu was born and raised in Japan, and received her Ph.D. from McGill University in Canada. She was on sabbatical at the Graduate University for Advanced Studies in Hayama in Kanagawa Prefecture when the Tōhoku earthquake struck.

Posts by Junko Habu

3-16-11Other Subjects: What's on your mind?A report from Japan: Part 1