Mentors and Advisory Board

Mentors and Advisory Board

Mentors (in alphabetical order by last name)

Name Former Affiliation at Kyoto University
AGATA Kiyokazu Graduate School of Science
HASHIDA Mitsuru Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences / Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences(WPI-iCeMS)
KAITO Akira Graduate School of Education
KOIZUMI Akio Graduate School of Medicine
OKADA Norio Disaster Prevention Research Institute
SAKAI Yoshiharu Graduate School of Medicine
SATO Fumihiko Graduate School of Biostudies
YODEN Shigeo Graduate School of Science
YOSHIKAWA Sakiko Kokoro Research Center

Advisory board (in alphabetical order by last name)

Name Position Affiliation Speciality
Roger GOODMAN Professor,
Warden of St Antony’s College,
University of Oxford
Modern Japanese Studies, Sociocultural Anthropology
KANO Mitsunobu Professor, Vice Executive Director, Okayama University
The Council Member, Section II: Life Sciences, Science Council of Japan (SCJ)
The Science and Technology Co-Adviser, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Medical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences
NISHIJIMA Kazuyoshi Associate Professor,
the Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI),
Kyoto University
Wind Engineering and Wind Resistant Structures
David Budtz PEDERSEN Professor,
Director of Humanomics Research Centre,
Aalborg University
Science Communication
Research Management
Research Evaluation
Research and Technology Policy
SHIBATA Shingo Managing Executive Officer/Center Executive,
R&D Center,
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
TAKAMI Yoshiyuki Executive Officer/General Manager,
R&D Division,
Kirin Holdings Company
Michael USEEM Professor,
the Director of Wharton Leadership Center and McNulty Leadership Program, Wharton School,
University of Pennsylvania
Management, Leadership