Dr. Aung Kyaw

Pro Rector

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Qualification

Academic degree
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D. Sc. (Geography) (Tokyo Metropolitan University) (2002)
M. Sc. (Geography) (Tokyo Metropolitan University) (1999)
B. A. (Hons:) (Geography) (Yangon University) (1991)

Specialization
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Economic Geography, Geography of Rural Development, Urban Heritage

Publication ( International ):

    1. Aung Kyaw, (2001): Technopolis and regional development in Japan: a statistical analysis, Geographical Report of Tokyo Metropolitan University 36: 59-68.( View & Download PDF )
    2. Aung Kyaw, (2001): Decentralization of production and formation of technology region: a case of Koriyama Technopolis, Geographical Review of Japan B 74: 199-211.( View & Download PDF )
    3. Aung Kyaw, (2003): Development of geography and knowledge generation system, Journal of Geography 28, Department of Geography, Yangon University, 25-30.( View & Download PDF )
    4. Aung Kyaw, (2004): Some problems of economic-oriented development: conceptual framework,Journal of Geography 29, Department of Geography, Yangon University, 20-23.( View & Download PDF )
    5. Aung Kyaw, Lei Win Htaik, Kyaw Soe Win, Myo Myint, Khin Moe Moe Aye, (2004): The nature of newly developed industrial activities in Myanmar: a case of industrial zones, Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 2 (1): 37-58.( View & Download PDF )
    6. Aung Kyaw, Khin Khin Htay, Hla Yin Nu, Aye Ko, Kyaw Khaing Win, Htay Htay Nyo, Yu Yu Maw and Kay Thwe Hlaing, (2005): Spatial variation of socio-economic activities and settlement relocation in Pandaw Model Village, Kyauktan Township. In Gaese, H., F. Kraas, Mi Mi Kyi (eds.) (2005). Sustainability in Rural and Urban Environments. Proceedings of the First German-Myanmar Workshop in Yangon/Myanmar, 17-21 November 2003. Cologne: 149-162.( View & Download PDF )
    7. Aung Kyaw, et al. (2005): Conclusions and perspectives. In Gaese, H., F. Kraas, Mi Mi Kyi (eds.) (2005). Sustainability in Rural and Urban Environments. Proceedings of the First German- Myanmar Workshop in Yangon/Myanmar, 17-21 November 2003. Cologne: 183-186.( View & Download PDF )
    8. Mya Thaung, Aung Kyaw, Nay Win Oo, Kyaw Khaing Win and Khin Khin Htay, (2005): Spatial structure of socio-economic functions: a case study of Ywatharyar Village, Minbu Township, Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 3(5), 159-182.( View & Download PDF )
    9. Aung Kyaw and Khin Myat Myat Mon, (2006): Socio-economic transformation process of a new town: A case study of Ayemyatharyar Myothit, Okpo Township.Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 4 (6-2), 197-218.( View & Download PDF )
    10. Aung Kyaw and Naing Naing Aye, (2006): Spatial structure of retail shops in Loikaw. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 4 (6-2), 175-195.( View & Download PDF )
    11. Aung Kyaw, Aye Ko, Ohmar Moe, Aye Aye Khaing, (2006): Spatio-temporal changes of gold and jewellery business in Yangon City in the transformation process. In Frauke Kraas, Hartmut Gease, Mi Mi Kyi (eds.) (2006): Migacity Yangon: Transformation Processes and Modern Development. Southeast Asian Modernities 7. 297-309.( View & Download PDF )
    12. Aung Kyaw, Mya Thaung and Nay Win Oo (2006):Transportation and regional economic development: A case study of Okshitpin Village, Padaung Township. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 4 (6.2), 219-235. (Best paper award of Myanma Academy of Arts and Science Journal (2005) for Geography) ( View & Download PDF )
    13. Mya Thaung, Nay Win Oo, Aung Kyaw, et al. (2006): Ecology and geomorphology of a stream: a case study of Buyo Creek near Okshitpin Village Tract, Padaung, Bago Division. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 4 (6-2), 161-173.( View & Download PDF )
    14. Nay Win Oo, Aung Kyaw, et al. (2006): Preliminary study on the sustainable conservation of drylands area: A case of Tant-kyi-taung mountain range area, Pokkoku District, Magway Division. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 3 (5), 199-212.( View & Download PDF )
    15. Aung Kyaw, Yin Yin Lwin and Kay Thi Aung (2007):Toddy palm in the paddy field: an alternative economy of farmers in Pattan Village, Taungoo Township. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 6(5), 159- 184. (Best paper award of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science Journal (2007) for Geography)( View & Download PDF )
    16. Aung Kyaw, Nay Win Oo, Nay Aung, Cho Cho San, Cho Cho Win, Cho Mar Sein, and Thuzar Win Shwe, (2007): Agriculture changes in Ywashe Village, Patheingyi Township: policy, nature and farmer’s response. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 5, 277-302.( View & Download PDF )
    17. Aung Kyaw, Mya Thaung, Nay Win Oo and Zaw Latt Tun and San Myint, (2007): Human’s adaptability to the environment and socio-economic development: A case study of Yemyet In Area. Jourrnal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 5, 303-327.( View & Download PDF )
    18. Nay Win Oo, Mya Thaung, Aung Kyaw, Zaw Latt Tun, and San Myint, (2007): Preiminary investigation of water level fluctuation in Yemyet In. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 5, 329-343.( View & Download PDF )
    19. Aung Kyaw, Yin Myint, Yin Yin Lwin, Thi Thi Aung, Khin Maung Htay, (2008): Maintaining a cultural heritage: a case study of Pyu bead production in Phayagyi Village, Natogyi Township. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 7(6), 187-204. (Best paper award of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science Journal (2008) for Geography)( View & Download PDF )
    20. Aung Kyaw, Soe Sandar San, and Khin Mya Win (2009): Geographical analysis on the development of chain tea shops in Mandalay City, Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 8-6, 247-262. (Best paper award of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science Journal (2009) for Geography)( View & Download PDF )
    21. Aung Kyaw, Yin Myint, Cho Mar Oo, Ei Ei Khaing and Yee Yee Than (2009): Economic development process of Khinmon Model Village, Chaung Oo Township: culture, policy and technology. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 8-6, 199-216.( View & Download PDF )
    22. Aung Kyaw, Nay Win Oo, Kyaw Khaing Win, and Nu Nu Lwin, (2009): An important gap between the awareness and practices of rural people in sustainable development: A case study of Minbu and Bogalay. Journal of the Asia Research Centre, Yangon University 2(1), 127-147.( View & Download PDF )
    23. Aung Kyaw, (2010): Recent corporate restructuring in the Japanese semiconductor industry: the case of M Corporation. In Wing-Shing,Tang and Fujino, Mizuoka (eds) East Asia: a critical geography perspective. Konon Shoin, Tokyo, pp 69-88.( View & Download PDF )
    24. Aung Kyaw, Yin Myint, Cho Mar Oo, Ei Ei Khaing, and Ye Ye Than, (2010): Functional changes of Kyaukmyaung’s glazed pottery production under strong market competition, Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 9-6, 263-280.( View & Download PDF )
    25. Aung Kyaw, (2010): Does geography has many solutions for one research problem? A case of distribution pattern. Research Journal of Taungoo University 1, 17-23.( View & Download PDF )
    26. Aung Kyaw, Aye Ko, Ye Ye Than and Cho Cho Htay, (2010): The role of water resource development in paddy cultivation of Mandalay, Pyin Oo Lwin and Kyaukse Districts, Mandalay Division. Universities Research Journal 2, 1-10.( View & Download PDF )
    27. Aung Kyaw (2010): Application of Geographic Information Systems in Paddy and Matpe Cultivations of Taungoo University. Research Journal Published in commenmoration of 500 Year Kaytumati (Taungoo) City, 380-388.( View & Download PDF )
    28. Aung Kyaw, Cho Mar Oo, Yee Yee Than and Htay Htay Naing (2011): The role of native people in the development of Chaung Tha Beach Resort, Pathein Township, Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 10-6 , 179-195.( View & Download PDF )
    29. Aung Kyaw, Ye Ye Than, Moe Moe and Kay Thi Aung (2013): Geographical analysis on the variation in agricultural technology diffusion among the farmers near Taungoo University. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 11-6, 177-194.( View & Download PDF )
    30. Aung Kyaw, Nay Win Oo and Frauke, Kraas (2017) : Education and education system. In Frauke K, Regine, S., Aye, A. M. (Lead Authors), Socio-Economic Atlas of Myanmar. Stuttgart (Franz Steiner Verlag). 188 pages. ISBN 978-3-515-11623-7 (Print), ISBN 978-3-515-11625-1 (E-Book), 140-155.( View & Download PDF )
    31. Aung Kyaw Soe Soe Khin and Nu Nu Lwin (2018): Geographical Analysis of Land Cover Change in Kadan Island during 1990 and 2015, Journal of Asia Research Journal 7 (1&2), 19-33 ( View & Download PDF )

Academic History

1973-1977 – Primary School (in Myeik, Myanmar)
1978-1982 – Middle and High Schools (in Myeik, Myanmar)
1983- 1984 – Dawei College (Dawei, Myanmar) (First year and second year)
1985- 1988 – University of Yangon (Yangon, MYANMAR) (First year Hons: to Third year Hons:)
1988- 1991 – Farming (due to all schools were closed for democracy movement)
1991 – University of Yangon (Yangon, MYANMAR) (B.A. (Hons:) Geography) 1992- 1993 – Farming, Gardening
1994- 1996 – M.A. (Written), Yangon University
1996- 1997 – Mara Language Academy, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (to study Japanese language)
1997- 1999 – Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan (M.Sc. Geography) 1999- 2002 – Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan (D.Sc. Geography)
2013 – University of Brunei Darussalam, Brunei and East-West Center, Hawaii (Brunei-US English Language Enrichment Programme 2013)

Job History

1993- 2001 – Tutor, Department of Geography, Yangon University
2001- 2004 – Assistant Lecturer, Department of Geography, Yangon University 2004- 2006 – Lecturer, Department of Geography, Yangon University
2005 (June, July) – Visiting Scientist, Department of Geography, Cologne University, Germany
2006- 2009 – Lecturer, Department of Geography, Taungoo University
2009- 2011 – Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Taungoo University 2011- 2012 – Professor (Head), Department of Geography, Dagon University 2003- 2012 – Visiting Lecturer, Department of Geography, Mandalay University 2012- Present – Pro-Rector, University of Yangon