2. SciREX does
  3. Education



SIX member universities at five sites work together on SciREX program. The five sites carry SciREX program as below with each having its own focus.

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS): GRIPS Science, Technology & Innovation (GIST): http://gist.grips.ac.jp/en/ is the hub of the five sites. GIST is led by Prof. Atsushi Sunami (see the SciREX Center Leadership chart).

University of Tokyo: Science, Technology and Innovation Governance (STIG), focusing on training future science policy makers: http://stig.pp.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/ STIG is led by Prof. Hideaki Shiroyama.

Hitotsubashi University: Innovation Management Policy Program (IMPP), focusing on training future innovation management personnel: http://impp.iir.hit-u.ac.jp/ (Japanese only) IMPP is led by Prof. Yaichi Aoshima.

Osaka University & Kyoto University: The two universities jointly run Science and Technology in Public Sphere (STiPS), focusing on ethical, legal and societal issues of science, technology and innovation: http://www.stips.kyoto-u.ac.jp/stips_e STiPS is led by Prof. Tadashi Kobayashil.

Kyushu University: Center for Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Studies (CSTIPS), focusing on STI policies in collaboration with other Asian countries and also STI policies closely related to the region: http://www.sti.kyushu-u.ac.jp/english/ CSTIPS is led by Prof. Akiya Nagata.


CORE CURRICULUM: The SciREX core curriculum outline is here.



Copyright © Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology