Miwa Shimada

2022-24 Visiting Scholar; Faculty of Law, Keio University


Miwa Shimada is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law at Keio University. Her project explores the influences of state and local natural resource management and Sino-Japanese relations on the state-society relationship through a case study in technological and environmental questions stemming from the Yongding River Water Project.

Research Interests: Environmental History, Frontier History, History of Dam Construction, History of Technological Exchange