CONTACT

Research Center for Science Systems
Kojimachi Business Center Building,
5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 102-0083 Japan Map
TEL+81-3-3263-1882
FAX+81-3-3237-8236

Research Center for Science Systems

Members

The Center comprises the below-listed nine program groups, and two working groups. Each program group has assigned to it two or three senior program officers and several program officers. Two working groups have been established within the Center: one for the Grants-in-Aid program and the other for the Young Scientists Fellowship programs.

Director

  • Katsuhiko Sato (Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo)

Deputy Directors

  • Kazuo Seiyama (Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo)
  • Ikuko Nishimura (Professor, Konan University)
  • Hiroko Nagahara (Fellow, Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Senior Advisor

  • Michio Muramatsu (Professor Emeritus, Kyoto University)
  • Motoya Katsuki (Professor Emeritus Graduate University for Advanced Studies / Professor Emeritus,National Institute for Basic Biology)

The Center’s program groups and working groups:

Humanities Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Masakazu Tanaka Prof. Kyoto University
Mari Nomura Prof. Kanazawa University
Program Officer Shinobu Ikeda Prof. Chiba University
Yasutoshi Sakaue Prof. Kyushu University
Tatsuya Higaki Prof. Osaka University
Akiko Mori Prof. National Museum of Ethnology
Yasuaki Watanabe Prof. The University of Tokyo
Megumi Arai Prof. Sophia University
Yutaka Moribe Prof. Kansai University
Nobuko Yoneda Prof. Osaka University
Katsuhiro Kohara Prof. Doshisha University
Keiji Yano Prof. Ritsumeikan University

 

Social Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Kenzo Abe Prof. Osaka University
Yoshimichi Sato Prof. Tohoku University
Program Officer Yutaka Onishi Prof. Kobe University
Atsuko Kanai Prof. Nagoya University
Fukunari Kimura Prof. Keio University
Konomi Imai Prof. Kwansei Gakuin University
Etsuko T. Harada Prof. University of Tsukuba
Mikio Miyazaki Prof. Shinshu University
SHIRATORI Yoshihiko Prof. Kobe University
KANAKO TAKAYAMA Prof. Kyoto University
Hitoshi Mitsuhashi Prof. Keio University
Katsuhiro Yamazumi  Prof. Kansai University

 

Mathematical and Physical Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Hiroko Nagahara Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Sadayoshi Kojima Prof. Waseda University
Program Officer Tomoyuki Hanawa Prof. Chiba University
Toru Iijima Prof. Nagoya University
Tomi Ohtsuki Prof. Sophia University
Masanobu Kaneko Prof. Kyushu University
Tsuyoshi Hasegawa Prof. Waseda University
Satoshi Iso Prof. High Energy Accelerator Research Organization
Keiichiro Ohshima Prof. Hokkaido University
Nobuyuki Kanda Prof. Osaka City University
Kimura Yoshifumi Prof. Nagoya University
Kensuke Kobayashi Prof. Osaka University
Hiroshi Yamada Professor, Fellow National Institute for Fusion Science

 

Chemistry Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Nobuo Kimizuka Prof. Kyushu University
TAKAHIKO AKIYAMA Prof. Gakushuin University
Program Officer         Keisuke Asai Prof. Tohoku University
Yuichi Shimakawa Prof. Kyoto University
Michio Murata Prof. Osaka University
Isamu Moriguchi Prof. Nagasaki University
Kimihisa Yamamoto  Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Hiroshi Onishi Prof. Kobe University
Haruyuki Atomi Prof. Kyoto University
Tsuyoshi Kawai Prof. Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Yasuchika Hasegawa Prof. Hokkaido University

 

Engineering Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Taiichi Otsuji Prof. Tohoku University
Junichiro Niwa Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Program Officer Akiko Matsuo Prof. Keio University
Takayuki Aoki Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Fumiko Ito Prof. Tokyo Metropolitan University
Satoru Kidoaki Prof. Kyushu University
Seiichi Koshizuka Prof. The University of Tokyo
Jun Sugiyama Fellow Toyota Central Research & Development Laboratories, Inc.
Hiroyuki Fukuyama Prof. Tohoku University
Nobuyuki Yoshikawa Prof. Yokohama National University
Keiji Sasaki Prof. Hokkaido University
Toshinori Tsuru Prof. Hiroshima University
Tatsuya Kodama Prof. Niigata University
Tohru Sekino Prof. Osaka University
Kazuo Tateishi Prof. Nagoya University
Kaoru Tamada Prof. Kyushu University
Masahiko TOMITORI Prof. Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Jiro Hirokawa Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology

 

Informatics Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Yasuo Okabe Prof. Kyoto University
Nobuo Kawaguchi Prof. Nagoya University
Program Officer        Michiko Inoue Prof. Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Hideo Matsuda Prof. Osaka University
Rin-ichiro Taniguchi Prof. Kyushu University
Hideharu Amano Prof. Keio University
Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi Prof. National Institute of Informatics
Atsushi Konno Prof. Hokkaido University
Shigeki Nakauchi Prof. Toyohashi University of Technology
Tomoko Matsui Prof. The Institute of Statistical Mathematics

 

Biological Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Yoh Iwasa Prof. Kyushu University
Hirokazu TSUKAYA Prof. The University of Tokyo
Program Officer Hiroyuki Kamiguchi Senior Team Leader RIKEN
Koichiro Tamura Prof. Tokyo Metropolitan University
Yoshie Harada Prof. Osaka University
Tatsuo Fukagawa Prof. Osaka University
Shoji Kawamura Prof. The University of Tokyo
Kenji Tomioka Prof. Okayama University
Toshihiko Fujimori Prof. National Institute for Basic Biology
Toshifumi Inada Prof. Tohoku University

 

Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Kazumitsu Ueda Prof.  Kyoto University
Ken Shirasu Group Director RIKEN
Yuichi MORIGUCHI Prof. The University of Tokyo
Program Officer Shin-ichi Onodera Prof. Hiroshima University
Yasuomi Ibaraki Prof. Yamaguchi University
Fumio Eguchi Prof. Tokyo University of Agriculture
Yasuyuki Kubo Prof.  Kyoto Prefectural University
Takumi Kondo Prof. Hokkaido University
Masahiro Sakai Prof. University of Miyazaki
Noriyoshi Tsuchiya Prof. Tohoku University
Toru Nakayama Prof. Tohoku University
Makoto Ojika Prof.  Nagoya University
Kuniyuki Saitoh Prof.  Okayama University
Keiji Tanimoto Prof. University of Tsukuba
Shigenobu Takeda Prof. Nagasaki University
Nobuhiro Tomaru Prof. Nagoya University
Horino Haruhiko Prof. Osaka Prefecture University
Hideyuki MANNEN Prof. Kobe University

 

Medical, Dental and Pharmaceutical Science Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Hideki Ohdan Prof. Hiroshima University
Haruhiko Siomi Prof. Keio University
Shin Fukudo Prof. Tohoku University
Program Officer Jun-ichiro Inoue Prof. The University of Tokyo
Junko Tanaka Prof. Hiroshima University
Nobutaka Hattori Chairman and Prof. Juntendo University 
Hitomi Matsuda  Prof. University of Tsukuba
Junji Kato Prof. Sapporo Medical University
Satoru Kidoaki Prof. Kyushu University
Norihiro Sadato Prof. National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Nobukazu Nakasato Prof. Tohoku University
Minoru Narita Prof. Hoshi University
Riko Nishimura Prof. Osaka University
Akimichi Morita Prof. and Chairman Nagoya City University
Akihiko Usui Prof. Nagoya University
Tetsuya Hayashi Prof. Kyushu University
Kazuyoshi Hirota Prof. Hirosaki University
ISHII, Naoto Prof. Tohoku University
Sachiko ISEKI Prof. Tokyo Medical and Dental University
SHINICHI UCHIDA Prof. Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Koichi Omori Prof. Kyoto University
Kiyoshi Takeda Prof. Osaka University
Kenji Hamase Prof. Kyushu University
TOHRU MINAMINO Prof. Niigata University
Takehiko Yokomizo Prof. Juntendo University