STAFF & MEMBER

  • Program managers
  • Steering committee
  • Academic Affairs Committee
  • International collaboration committee
  • Industry government academia collaboration committee
  • Secretariat

Program managers (on campus)

Name Affiliation Title
Masahiro Yamaguchi Vice President for Education Reform and Global Engagement, Tohoku University Vice President
Michihiko Nakamura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Director WISE Program for
Sustainability in the Dynamic Earth
Professor
Hiroo Yugami Associate Executive Vice President, Tohoku University
(Head of the Division for Academia-Industry Collaborating Graduate Programs)
Professor
Takeshi Kakegawa Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
Hiroyuki Nagahama Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
Yasufumi Iryu Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
Jun Muto Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
Akio Suzuki Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Yoshihiro Furukawa Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Satoshi Okumura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Yuzuru Isoda Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Tatsuya Sakamaki Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Assistant Professor
Naoki Araya Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Assistant Professor
Rei Shiraishi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Assistant Professor
Kenichiro Hayashi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Academic Fellow
Kazuhiro Onuma Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Specially Appointed Fellow
Takeshi Nishimura Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Professor
Ryota Hino Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Professor
Dapeng Zhao Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Professor
Naoki Terada Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Professor
Hironobu Iwabuchi Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Yusaku Ohta Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Naoki Uchida Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
Tatsuki Tsujimori Department of Basic Studies, Center for Northeast Asian Studies Professor
Naoto Hirano Department of Basic Studies, Center for Northeast Asian Studies Associate Professor
Yutaka Watanabe Department of Quantum Science and Energy Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Yuichi Niibori Department of Quantum Science and Energy Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Hideyuki Aoki Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
So Kazama Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Ri Gyokuyu ( Li Yu-You) Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Daisuke Sano Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
keiko Udo Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Yuki Yamakawa Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Yu Otake Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
Takashi Sakamaki Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
Shotaro Yamada Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
Hideki Naito Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
Masaki Maeda Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Taro Igarashi Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Michio Ubaura Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Tomoya Nishiwaki Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
Makoto Takahashi Department of Management Science and Technology, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Tatsuhito Kono Department of Human-Social Information Sciences, Graduate School of Information Sciences Professor
Zeng Dao-Zhi. Department of Human-Social Information Sciences, Graduate School of Information Sciences Professor
Masashi Konyo Department of Applied Information Sciences, Graduate School of Information Sciences Associate Professor
Kengo Kubota Department of Frontier Sciences for Advanced Enviroment, Graduate School of Enviromental Studies Associate Professor
Makoto Okumura Disaster Humanities and Social Science Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Osamu Murao Disaster Humanities and Social Science Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Fumihiko Imamura Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Shunichi Koshimura Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Kohju Ikago Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Kenjiro Terada Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Yo Fukushima Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
Anawat Suppasri Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
Shuji Moriguchi Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
Shinichi Egawa Disaster Medical Science Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Eiichi Kodama Disaster Medical Science Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Yuichi Ono Practical Research and Collaboration Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Hiroaki Maruya Practical Research and Collaboration Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Toshiaki Kimura Department of Global Humanities, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Professor
Yoshimichi Sato Department of Integrated Human Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Professor
Takeaki Komatsu Department of Integrated Human Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Professor
Saku Haru Department of Integrated Human Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Associate Professor
Toshimitsu Kagohashi Department of Japanese Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Associate Professor
Sayaka Dake Law and Society (Law School), Graduate School of Law Professor
Jun Mitarai Public Law and Policy, Graduate School of Law Professor
Yuko Nishide Department of Economics and Management, Graduate School of Economics and Management Associate Professor
Akira Hibiki Department of Economics and Management, Graduate School of Economics and Management Professor
Yasumasa Matsuda Department of Economics and Management, Graduate School of Economics and Management Professor
Nobuhiko Terui Department of Economics and Management, Graduate School of Economics and Management Professor
Kazuko Suematsu Division of Research in Higher Education, Institute for Excellence in Higher Education, Professor
Yuki Watanabe Global Learning Center, Institute for Excellence in Higher Education, Associate Professor
Yukako Yonezawa Global Learning Center, Institute for Excellence in Higher Education, Associate Professor

Program managers (off campus)

Name Affiliation Title
David Grusky Stanford University (USA), Barbara Kimball Browning Professor
Andrew Gordon Harvard University (USA) Professor
Fumio Ouchi University of Washington (USA) Professor
Peter Sammonds University College London (GBR) Professor
Fatma Lestari Universitas Indonesia (IDN) Professor
Francois Leblanc Sorbonne University (FRA) Professor
Bruce Houghton University ofHawaii (USA) Professor
Kozo Nagami Global Environment Department Japan
International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Deputy Director General,
and Group Director for
DRR Group
Masaaki Nagamura International Initiatives
Corporate Planning Dept.
Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co. Ltd.
Fellow
General Manager
Nobuhiro Miyoshi Sendai Branch Office, Nippon Koei Co., Ltd. Deputy General Manager
Tsunehiro Hashimoto Head of ICT Promotion Office and in charge of Institute of Technology
Penta-Ocean Construction Co.,LTD.
Executive Officer
Manabu Koshi Strategy Planning Group, Planning Section, Public Sector 2 NTT Data Senior Manager
Hiroshi Takagi Space Systems Engineering Solutions Department
Kamakura Engineering Center
Mitsubishi Electric Software Corporation
Manager
Toshihiko Hayashi Japan Organization for Metals and Energy Security Chief Geologist
Eisuke Fujita National Research Institute for Earth science and Disaster resilience
Volcano Disaster Resilience Research Division
Manager
Masaaki Koyama Administration Dept., Mineral Resources Division
Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd.
Senior Market Analyst
Nobuo Geshi National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Geological Survey of Japan
Research Group Leader
Position Name Affiliation Title
Chair Michihiko Nakamura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Director WISE Program for
Sustainability in the Dynamic Earth
Professor
Vice Chair So Kazama Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Hironobu Iwabuchi Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Kenichiro Hayashi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Academic Fellow
  Yutaka Watanabe Department of Quantum Science and Energy Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Hideyuki Aoki Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Masaki Maeda Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Fumihiko Imamura Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Kenjiro Terada Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Yo Fukushima Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
  Shinichi Egawa Disaster Medical Science Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Yuichi Ono Practical Research and Collaboration Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Yoshimichi Sato Department of Integrated Human Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Professor
  Tadao Ando Executive Manager Administration Department, Graduate School of Science and Faculty of Science  
Position Name Affiliation Title
Chair Hironobu Iwabuchi Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Michihiko Nakamura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Director WISE Program for
Sustainability in the Dynamic Earth
Professor
  Yuzuru Isoda Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Kenichiro Hayashi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Academic Fellow
  Yuichi Niibori Department of Quantum Science and Energy Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Hideyuki Aoki Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Masaki Maeda Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Makoto Takahashi Department of Management Science and Technology, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Daisuke Sano Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Hideki Naito Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
  Kengo Kubota Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
  Tatsuhito Kono Department of Human-Social Information Sciences, Graduate School of Information Sciences Professor
  Masashi Konyo Department of Applied Information Sciences, Graduate School of Information Sciences Associate Professor
  Hideyuki Takahashi Department of Frontier Science for Advanced Environment, Graduate School of Environmental Studies Professor
  Atsushi Okamoto Department of Frontier Science for Advanced Environment, Graduate School of Environmental Studies Professor
  Eiichi Kodama Disaster Medical Science Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Toshiaki Kimura Department of Global Humanities, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Professor
  Saku Haru Department of Integrated Human Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Associate Professor
  Toshimitsu Kagohashi Department of Japanese Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Associate Professor
  Sayaka Dake Law and Society (Law School), Graduate School of Law Professor
  Akira Hibiki Department of Economics and Management, Graduate School of Economics and Management Professor
Position Name Affiliation Title
Chair Kenjiro Terada Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Michihiko Nakamura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Director WISE Program for
Sustainability in the Dynamic Earth
Professor
  Satoshi Okumura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Kenichiro Hayashi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Academic Fellow
  Naoki Terada Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Professor
  Yoshimichi Sato Department of Integrated Human Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Letters Professor
  Fumihiko Imamura Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
  Anawat Suppasri Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
  Yuichi Ono Practical Research and Collaboration Division, International Research Institute of Disaster Science Professor
Position Name Affiliation Title
Chair Yutaka Watanabe Department of Quantum Science and Energy Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
Vise Chair Hideyuki Aoki Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Michihiko Nakamura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Director WISE Program for
Sustainability in the Dynamic Earth
Professor
  Takeshi Kakegawa Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
  Yasufumi Iryu Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
  Kenichiro Hayashi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Academic Fellow
  Toshio Suga Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Professor
  So Kazama Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Anawat Suppasri Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
Position Name Affiliation Title
Executive Director Kazuhiro Onuma Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Specially Appointed Fellow
Deputy Executive Director Yo Fukushima Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
Deputy Executive Director Yuki Yamakawa Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Jun Muto Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Professor
  Yoshihiro Furukawa Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Satoshi Okumura Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Tatsuya Sakamaki Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Assistant Professor
  Naoki Araya Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Assistant Professor
  Rei Shiraishi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Assistant Professor
  Kenichiro Hayashi Department of Earth Science, Graduate School of Science Academic Fellow
  Yusaku Ohta Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  Naoki Uchida Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science Associate Professor
  keiko Udo Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Takashi Sakamaki Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
  Shotaro Yamada Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
  Michio Ubaura Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Professor
  Tomoya Nishiwaki Department of Architecture and Building Science, Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor
  Shuji Moriguchi Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor
  Anawat Suppasri Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division,International Research Institute of Disaster Science Associate Professor