- Global COE Program (FY 2009-2013)
"Reshaping Japan's Border Studies"
- Comparative Research on Major Regional Powers in Eurasia (FY 2008-2012)
- JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research A (FY 2009-2011)
"A Comprehensive Study of the Volga as a Cultural Area and Her Images"
- 21st Century COE Program (FY 2003-2007)
"Making a discipline of Slavic Eurasian Studies"
- Priority Research Project (FY 1995-1997)
"Changes in the Slavic-Eurasian World"