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environmentalist , researcher

Janya Sang-Arun, Thai environmentalist, researcher. Achievements include research in alternative soil and water conservation for sustainable slope agriculture in the upper Mekong River watershed; research in participatory watershed management and environmental education for sustainable development in remote areas.

Background

Sang-Arun, Janya was born on October 19, 1975 in Bangrakam, Thailand. Daughter of Bua and Somkid Sang-Arun.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agro-Industry, Naresuan University, Thailand, 1997. Master of Science in Environmental Science, Naresuan University, Thailand, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy in International Studies, University Tokyo, 2005.

Career

Instructor University Rajabhat Pibulsongkram, Muang Phitsanulok, Thailand, 1999—2000, Mae Fah Luang University, Muang Chiang Rai, Thailand, 2000—2002. Postdoctoral fellow University Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan, 2005—2007. Visiting researcher waste and resources project Institute Global Environmental Strategies, since 2007.

Visiting researcher University Tokyo, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in alternative soil and water conservation for sustainable slope agriculture in the upper Mekong River watershed. Research in participatory watershed management and environmental education for sustainable development in remote areas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Vice president Thai Student Association in Japan under the Royal Patronage, Meguro, 2004. Volunteer Wat Pawana Ibaraki, Japan, since 2007, Tokyo Dhammakaya Meditation Center, Arakawa, Japan, 2006—2007. Member of Network Life Environmental Research and Development, Japanese Society Irrigation, Drainage, Reclamation Engineering, Remote Sensing Society Japan, Mountain Forum, World Association Soil and Water Conservation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Meditation, tennis, volleyball.

Connections

father:
Bua Sang-Arun

mother:
Somkid Sang-Arun