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)
  • Makoto Maejima (Professor Emeritus, Keio University)

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:

Special Coordinator

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Satoshi Yamamoto Prof. The University of Tokyo

 

Humanities Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Masakazu Tanaka Prof. Kyoto University
Mari Nomura Prof. Kanazawa University
Program Officer Toru Ito Prof. Kyoto Institute of Technology
Shinobu Ikeda Prof. Chiba University
Tatsuya Higaki Prof. Osaka University
Yasuaki Watanabe Prof. The University of Tokyo
Arai Megumi Prof. Sophia University
Yoneda Nobuko Prof. Osaka University
Yasutoshi Sakaue Prof. Kyushu University
Yutaka Moribe Prof. Kansai University
Hidenori Okahashi Prof. Hiroshima University
Akiko Mori Prof. National Museum of Ethnology

 

Social Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Makiko Naka Prof. Hokkaido University
Kenzo Abe Prof. Osaka University
Program Officer Noriko Okubo Prof. Osaka University
Yutaka Onishi Prof. Kobe University
Aki Nakanishi Prof. Meiji University
Fukunari Kimura Prof. Keio University
Chiyo Yonemura Prof. Chiba University
Konomi Imai Prof. Kwansei Gakuin University
Keiichi Yoshimoto Distinguished Prof. Kyushu University
Atsuko Kanai Prof. Nagoya University
Etsuko T. Harada Prof. University of Tsukuba
Mikio Miyazaki Prof. Shinshu University

 

Mathematical and Physical Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Hiroko Nagahara Prof. The University of Tokyo
Sadayoshi Kojima Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technoogy
Program Officer           Takayoshi Ogawa Prof. Tohoku University
Masanobu Kaneko Prof. Kyushu University
Tomoyuki Hanawa Prof. Chiba University
Toshimi Suda Prof. Tohoku University
Toru Iijima Prof. Nagoya University
Satoshi Iso Prof. High Energy Accelerator Research Organization
Keiya Shirahama Prof. Keio University
Tomi Ohtsuki Prof. Sophia University
Tsuyoshi Hasegawa Prof. Waseda University
Yukihiro Takahashi Prof. Hokkaido University
Akihide Fujisawa Prof. Kyushu University

 

Chemistry Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Eiji Yashima Prof. Nagoya University
Nobuo Kimizuka Prof. Kyushu University
Program Officer Kazuhiko Takai Prof. Okayama University
Hatsumi Mori Prof. The University of Tokyo
Yuichi Shimakawa Prof. Kyoto University
Masako Kato Prof. Hokkaido University
Michio Murata Prof. Osaka University
Isamu Moriguchi Prof. Nagasaki University
Hiroshi Onishi Prof. Kobe University
Yamamoto Kimihisa Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Keisuke Asai Prof. Tohoku University

 

Engineering Sciences and Informatics Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Taiichi Otsuji Prof. Tohoku University
Junichiro Niwa Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Yasuo Okabe Prof. Kyoto University
Program Officer Akiko Matsuo Prof. Keio University
Takayuki Aoki Prof. Tokyo Institute of Technology
Mami Matsukawa Prof. Doshisha University
Nobuyuki Yoshikawa Prof. Yokohama National University
Hideo Komine Prof. Waseda University
Fumiko Ito Prof. Tokyo Metropolitan University
Atsunori Matsuda Prof. Toyohashi University of Technology
Toshinori Tsuru Prof. Hiroshima University
Hitoshi Mikada Prof. Kyoto University
Seiichi Koshizuka Prof. The University of Tokyo
Hidemi Shigekawa Prof. University of Tsukuba
Jun Sugiyama Fellow Toyota Central Research & Development Laboratories, Inc.
Hiroyuki Fukuyama Prof. Tohoku University
Michiko Inoue Prof. Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Hideo Matsuda Prof. Osaka University
Rin-ichiro Taniguchi Prof. Kyushu University
Yuzuru Takamura Prof. Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Keiji Sasaki Prof. Hokkaido University
Satoru Kidoaki Prof. Kyushu University

 

Biological Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Fumitoshi Ishino Prof. Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Yoh Iwasa Prof. Kyushu University
Program Officer Yoshie Harada Prof. Osaka University
Tatsuo Fukagawa Prof. Osaka University
Hiroyuki Kamiguchi Senior Team Leader RIKEN
Toshihiko Fujimori Prof. National Institute for Basic Biology
Akira Nagatani Prof. Kyoto University
Koichiro Tamura Prof. Tokyo Metropolitan University
Kenji Tomioka Prof. Okayama University
Shoji Kawamura Prof. The University of Tokyo

 

Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior Program Officer Kazumitsu Ueda Prof.  Kyoto University
Atsushi Tsunekawa Prof. Tottori University
Ken Shirasu Group Director RIKEN
Program Officer Yasuyuki Kubo Prof.  Kyoto Prefectural University
Kuniyuki Saitoh Prof.  Okayama University
Toru Nakayama Prof. Tohoku University
Makoto Ojika Prof.  Nagoya University
Kenji Seiwa Prof. Tohoku University
Fumio Eguchi Prof. Tokyo University of Agriculture
Hideki Ushio Prof. The University of Tokyo
Masahiro Sakai Prof. University of Miyazaki
Takumi Kondo Prof. Hokkaido University
Shin-ichi Nishimura Prof. Okayama University
Yasuomi Ibaraki Prof. Yamaguchi University
Hiroshi Kagami Prof. Shinshu University
Keiji Tanimoto Prof. University of Tsukuba
Shin-ichi Onodera Prof. Hiroshima University
Noriyoshi Tsuchiya Prof. Tohoku University

 

Medical, Dental and Pharmaceutical Sciences Group

  Position Name Title Affiliation
Senior
Program Officer
Hiroshi Ito Prof. Keio University
Hiroshi Kiyono Prof. The University of Tokyo
Hideki Ohdan Prof. Hiroshima University
Program Officer Tsunehiko Higuchi Prof. Nagoya City University
Minoru Narita Prof. Hoshi University
Jun-ichiro Inoue Prof. The University of Tokyo
Masatoshi Hagiwara Prof. Kyoto University
Haruhiko Siomi Prof. Keio University
Norihiro Sadato Prof. National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Tetsuya Hayashi Prof. Kyushu University
Kenji Izuhara Prof. Saga University
Yasuo Terauchi Prof. Yokohama City University
Nobutaka Hattori Chairman and Prof. Juntendo University School of Medicine
Junji Kato Prof. Sapporo Medical University
Akimichi Morita Prof. and Chairman Nagoya City University
Hidetaka Katabuchi Prof. Kumamoto University 
Nobukazu Nakasato Prof. Tohoku University
Hirota Kazuyoshi Prof. Hirosaki University
Akihiko Usui Prof. Nagoya University
Takeyasu Maeda Prof. Niigata University
Riko Nishimura Prof. Osaka University
Tadashi Ueda Prof. Kyushu University
Satoru Kidoaki Prof. Kyushu University
Junko Tanaka Prof. Hiroshima University
Hitomi Matsuda  Prof. University of Tsukuba