Work interests: ethnobotany, prehistory, crop history, plant domestication, Colocasia, Araceae, Asia, Pacific
Preferred contact method: Any
Preferred contact language(s): English, German
Contact: pjm [at] minpaku [dot] ac [dot] jp
Favourite publications: Aroideana, Economic Botany, Ethnobiology, Plants People Planet (PPP)
Researcher, museum curator, editor. Degrees: BSc natural sciences and archaeology, MSc Botany, & COP in archaeology and geology, Auckland (1978-1983), then PhD ANU, Canberra (1990).
Present work: Field Sciences Laboratory, National Museum of Ethnology, Senri Expo Park 10-1, Suita City, Osaka, Japan 565-8511. Email pjm [at] minpaku [dot] ac [dot] jp
Also teacher at the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (Sokendai), Japan, and occasional lecturer at Nagoya University, Japan. PhD course enquiries are welcome.
Research Cooperative founder and "Chief...