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Executives and Advisory Council

○Executives

(as of April 2018)
Position at JSPS Name
President Susumu Satomi
Executive Director Yasuhiro Iye
Executive Director Norifumi Ushio
Inspector General Keiko Nishikawa
Inspector General (part-time) Michihisa Kyoto

○Advisory Council

(as of June 2018)
Name Affiliation
Ishikawa, Fuyuki Professor, Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University
Ohno, Hideo President of Tohoku University
Gonokami, Makoto President of the University of Tokyo
Kobayashi, Yoshimitsu Chairman of Keizai Doyukai (Japan Association of Corporate Executives)
Sato, Iwao Professor, Institute of Social Science, the University of Tokyo
Schaffner, K. J. President of Seinan Gakuin University
Nagata, Kyosuke President of the University of Tsukuba
Nakanishi, Hiroaki Chairman of Nippon Keidanren (Japan Business Federation)
Harayama, Yuko Former Executive Member, Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), Cabinet Office, Japan
Professor Emeritus, Tohoku University
Hibiya, Junko President of International Christian University
Hirano, Shin-Ichi Zhiyuan Chair Professor of Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Director of Hirano Institute for Materials Innovation
Murata, Osamu President of Kwansei Gakuin University
Murofushi, Kimiko President of Ochanomizu University
Mori, Shigefumi Director-General and Distinguished Professor, Institute for Advanced Study, Kyoto University
Yamagiwa, Juichi President of Kyoto University
President of the Science Council of Japan