Arno Suzuki

Arno Suzuki




Primary department

Org1 Org2 Org3 Job title
Graduate School of Science International Advising   Senior lecturer, international education advisor


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Personal Profile

Ph.D. (Kyoto Institute of Technology)
M.L.A. (University of California, Berkeley)
B.S.(Kyoto University)


Visiting lecturer, University of California, Davis
Part-time lecturer, Osaka Sangyo University
Part-time lecturer, Mukogawa Womens University
Licensed landscape architect in U.S.A
Licensed architect in Japan


Research Topics

environmental design, international education


Overview of your research

1) inter-cultural understanding and adaptation in housing
2) preservation and utilization of vernacular architecture


Academic society membership: Japan Architectural Institute of Japan, The Japan Society for Folk Architecture, Japan Association for International Student Education


Fields of research (key words)

international student housing, dormitory, collective housing, folk houses, Japanese garden


Message from the Researcher

I run the international advising office for students, staff and researchers.  I wish to function as the 'one-stop' liaison for any international matters. 


I also teach English courses and ILAS seminar in housing for Kyoto University general education program.