Dr. Uehara Iwao

上原 巌(うえはら いわお)

Dr. Uehara Iwao
  • Professor of Silviculture in the laboratory of Forest Science Department of Tokyo University of Agriculture.
  • An authorized counsellor by The Japanese Association of Counseling Science.
  • President of The Society of Forest Amenity and Human Health Promotion in Japan.
  • Major scientific fields: Silviculture, Forest Therapy, Forest Amenities 
  • Born in Nagano City, Japan in 1964 

Academic Background

  • Exchange Student at Michigan State University (Forestry) from March 1986 to March 1987
  • Graduated from Tokyo University of Agriculture in March of 1988
  • Graduated from the Graduate School of Shinshu University (Master Course) in March of 1997. Degree of Master of Science.
  • Graduated from the Graduate School of Gifu University (Doctor Course) in March of 2000. Degree of Doctor of Philosophy. 

Work History

  • 1988-1995 Senior High School Teacher of Nagano Prefecture
  • 1997-2001 Care Worker of Social Institution in Nagano
  • 2002-2004 School Counselor of Nagano Prefecture Senior High Schools
  • 2002-2004 Lecturer of Tokai Women’s University
  • 2004-2006 Associate Professor of University of Hyogo
  • 2006-2010 Associate Professor of Tokyo University of Agriculture
  • 2011‐ Professor of Tokyo University of Agriculture 


Silviculture Laboratory, Department of Forest Science
Tokyo University of Agriculture 
1-1-1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 156-8502 JAPAN
(Phone & Fax) 81-3-5477-2268 
(E-Mail) bigrock1964@hotmail.com
(Blog) https://ameblo.jp/ueharaiwao/
(Society) https://forest-and-human-health.jp/