Yuji Murayama is Professor of spatial information science, University of Tsukuba, Japan. He is a Member of Science Council of Japan and Director of Tokyo Geographical Society, Japan. His research interests are geographical information science, spatial analysis, and urban/transport geography. He served as President of GIS Association (2006–2008), Editor-in-Chief of Theory and Applications of GIS (2004–2006), Editor-in-Chief of Geographical Review of Japan, Ser.B (2006–2008), and Steering Committee Member of IGU Urban Commission (2000–2008). Professor Dr. Murayama is now Editor-in-Chief of Tsukuba Geoenvironmental Sciences (2013–Present), Editor of Urban Studies Research (2010–Present), Editorial Manager of AJG Library: International Perspectives in Geography (2013–Present), and Steering Committee Member of IGU Transport Geography Commission (2008–Present). He is also in the editorial boards of international academic journals including GeoJournal (2000–Present), Urban Geography (2002–2012), Journal of Transport Geography (2004–Present), Positioning (2012–Present), Transactions in GIS (2013–Present), Progress in Earth and Planetary Science (2013–Present), Open Journal of Remote Sensing and Positioning (2013–Present), and Computers, Environment and Urban Systems (2015–Present).
Biography Updated on 28 January 2015