Satoshi Fujii - Ander Visiting Professor 2018-2020
Satoshi Fujii is one of our Ander Visiting Professors at CTF. The Visiting professorship is funded by Anne-Marie and Gustaf Ander Foundation for Media Research.
Satoshi Fujii is a Professor of Transportation Planning and Behavioral-psy- chological analysis of Transportation in the Department of Urban Mana- gement at Kyoto University, Japan. He conducts research on attitude and behavior of transportation and has worked on soft measures to change attitude and behavior of travel from car use into sustainable transportation modes. His research also includes travel demand modeling, cognitive decision making, social dilemmas, and macro-economic forecasting models that accounts for decision making processes. Satoshi Fujii is currently a Chair of Corporation of Japanese Conference on Mobility Management. Between 2012 - 2018, he was a special advisor to the Japanese Cabinet where he gave advice on policies for building national resilience and macro- economic policy.
"CTF is the one of the best research institutes for transportation policies while considering behavior sciences. The collaboration with colleagues at CTF is really productive, and we can develop new behavioral models explaining mobility behavior. Our collaboration include an on-going research on relations between subjective accessibility to leisure activities in urban areas and well-being in Japan based on the theories proposed at CTF."