Ecological Research

  • STATISTICS

    Statistics in 2016
    Submitted: 469
    Accepted: 98

    Statistics in the 6 months (Jul. 1 to Dec. 31, 2016)
    Average for first decision: 27.3 (days)

    Statistics in the current issue (vol. 32, issue 2)
    Days for acceptance:
    144 (37–293)
    Days for online-first:
    158 (50–308)
    Days for publication:
    209 (90–375)

ECOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN AWARD

The Ecological Society of Japan Award is the prestigious award from ESJ, given for the ESJ member who played a leading role in developing and deepening ecological science by his/her significant research achievements. Recipient(s) is selected out of candidates recommended by ESJ members.

14th2016 Kanehiro KitayamaTeiji Sota
13th2015 Takashi Saitoh
12th2014 Takashi KohyamaJotaro Urabe
11th2013 None
10th2012 Hiroyuki Matsuda
9th2011 Tohru Nakashizuka
8th2010 Nanako ShigesadaIchiro Terashima
7th2009 Eitaro Wada Makoto Kato
6th2008 None
5th2007 Norio Yamamura
4th2006 Tadao Matsumoto
3rd2005 Tadaki Hirose
2nd2004 None
1st2003 Yoh IwasaKihachiro Kikuzawa

OSHIMA AWARD

The Oshima award is the award given for middle-leading researchers making a great contribution to ecological science by, for example, long-term monitoring in fields. In general, two recipients each year are selected out of self-appointed applicants of ESJ members or candidates recommended by ESJ members. The each recipient of the Oshima award will receive JPY 100,000 from the Oshima Foundation in the Ecological Society of Japan.

9th2016None
8th2015Qingmin HanToshihiro Yamada
7th2014Takao ItiokaYasuhiro Kubota
6th2013Koichi TakahashiIzumi Yao
5th2012Hiroaki IshiiGoro Hanya
4th2011Toshiyuki OhtsukaNobuhito OhteJun Nishihiro Takashi Noda
3rd2010None
2nd2009Yutaka Watanuki
1st2008Tsunenori KogaTakashi Masaki

MIYADI AWARD

Miyadi Award: The Ecological Society of Japan awards the prize for young ESJ members making a great contribution to ecological science. The award aims to further activate ecological studies in Japan. In general, three recipients each year are selected out of self-appointed applicants of ESJ members or candidates recommended by ESJ members. The each recipient will receive JPY 100,000 from the Miyadi Foundation in the Ecological Society of Japan.

20th2016Kazuo TakahashiTakefumi NakazawaIkki Matsuda
19th2015Shinsuke KoikeYuma TakahashiHoso Masaki
18th2014Yusuke OnodaTakuya SatoShinji SugiuraYuichi Yamaura
17th2013Kaori ShiojiriMasahiro NakamuraAkihiko Mougi
16th2012Shunsuke UtsumiTomohiro HaranoOsamu Miura
15th2011Tatsuya AmanoGaku TakimotoTakeshi Miki
14th2010Hideyuki DoiHirokazu TojuTakahiro Hosokawa
13th2009Osamu KishidaUshio NishikawaAkira Mori
12th2008Hiroshi S. IshiiMaiko KagamiNobuyuki KutsukakeKentaro Morita
11th2007Takashi OsonoAkiko Satake
10th2006Shin-ichiro AibaMotomi Kato
9th2005Takehito YoshidaTadashi Fukami
8th2004Michio KondohKenji Matsuura
7th2003Shin-ichi KudoToru Miura
6th2002Naoto KamataTakahisa Miyatake
5th2001Yoshinari TanakaShoko Sakai
4th2000Hiroshi KudohYukio Yasui
3rd1999Kazuki TsujiShgeo Yachi
2nd1998Satoki SakaiShigeru Nakano
1st1997Gaku Kudo

SUZUKI AWARD

Suzuki Award (ESJ encouraging award): The Ecological Society of Japan awards the prize for promising young scientists within about four years after received doctoral degree (including students). Few recipients each year are selected out of self-appointed applicants of ESJ members or candidates recommended by ESJ members. The each recipient will receive JPY 50,000 from the Suzuki Foundation in the Ecological Society of Japan.

4th2016Takuya TachikiMasaru HasegawaAkira Yamawo
3nd2015Asano IshikawaKohmei KadowakiKenji SuetsuguMasato Yamamichi
2nd2014Yoshiko IidaToshitaka SuzukiKeiichi Fukaya
1st2013Kazumichi FujiiYuma TakahashiYuichi Iwasaki

ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH PAPER AWARD

Ecological Research Paper Award: Of the papers published in each volume of "Ecological Research", approximately five will be chosen by members of the editorial board as "excellent papers". Note that submission to Ecological Research is not restricted to the ESJ members. Recipients of the Awards is also not limited to the ESJ members.

Details of selection

16th2015Urakawa et alMatsuura & MatsunagaMaldonado-Lopez et alFujita & KodaSenga et al
15th2014Akamatsu et alCristóbal et alUmemura & TakenakaEmura et alOnipchenko et al
14th2013Kusumoto et alCroneTakahashi et al
13th2012Hirayama et alTsugeki et alOkajima et alEriksson et al
12th2011Tanaka et alChikaraishi et alBekku et al
11th2010Sakaguchi et alLivingston et alNiinemetsNishimura et al
10th2009Manabe et alIchihashi et alKohzu et alAkashi
9th2008Suzuki et alSatake et alMurakami et alTamura & Hayashi
8th2007Yonekura et alKim et alKubota et alOnoda et alYamanaka et al
7th2006Hishi et alAbe et alUno et alKawasaki et al
6th2005ShimizuUragushi & KuboInoue et alIto & Hino
5th2004Shimazaki et alKato et alTogashi et alHanya et al
4th2003Kohzu et alOsada et alIzumiyama et alYoshida et al
3rd2002KajimotoLee et al
2nd2001Konishi et alTanabe et al
1st2000Mariko et alShiyomi & YoshimuraNomura et alWada et al