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Center for Interdisciplinary Studies and Education: CISE

Mission

(1) From a global perspective, conduct surveys and research on methods of liberal arts and sciences education at universities and make recommendations which contribute to the development of undergraduate and postgraduate education at Tohoku University.

(2) Not only develop and provide education by area in liberal education, but also develop and implement comprehensive subjects for each area (natural science, humanities, social science, and sports) and interdisciplinary education subjects which respond to the issues of human society beyond these areas, by bringing undergraduate and postgraduate education into perspective.

(3) Provide interdisciplinary education in multiple languages including English and promote Tohoku University’s education from an international perspective.

Activities

(1) Conduct surveys and research while formulating curricula on cross-departmental interdisciplinary education issues and education programs which respond to the issues of human society.

(2) Promote development of interdisciplinary classes from undergraduate through to graduate schools.

(3) Establish the responsible implementing organizations that are required to carry out the education programs.

Academic Staff

Director

Professor

Norihiro Nakamura (Geology)

Vice Director

Associate Professor

Manabu Nakagawa (Japanese Modern History)

Vice Director

Associate Professor

Yasunori Yamanouchi
(Cognitive Psychology, Science Technology and Society)

 

Professor

Mitsuru Haga (Archeology of the Eurasian Continent)

 

Professor

Tsutomu Sekine (Radiochemistry)

  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor
Yutaka Zakota(Philosophy, Modern Philosophy)
  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor
Reiko Miyaoka (Differential Geometry)
  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor
Hitoshi Yonekura (Development Economics , Area Studies)
  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor
Iwayumi Suzuki (Religious Studies, Thanatology)
  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor/Director,Division for Interdisciplinary Advanced Research and Education
Tomoyuki Yamaya (Plant Molecular Physiology)
  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor
Kensaku MIZUNO (Molecular Cell Biology)
  President-appointed Extraordinary
Professor
Izumi TAKAGI(Mathematics, Mathematical Biology)
 

Associate Professor

Masanori Kuzuu (Agronomy)

 

Associate Professor

Gen-ichi Tajima (Animal Physiology)

 

Associate Professor

Toshihiko Fujimoto (Exercise Physiology)

 

Assistant Professor

Sadao Takahashi (Japanese Intellectual History)

 

Assistant Professor

Hiroshi Ota (Animal Ecology and Herpetology)

 

Assistant Professor

Kenji Omata (Organic Chemistry)

 

Assistant Professor

Toshihiko MAEYAMA (Physical Chemistry)

 

Assistant Professor

Yuka SAKUMA (Softmatter physics, biophysics)

  Assistant Professor

Satoshi TOMITA (metamaterials, electromagnetism of matter)

  Assistant Professor

Yoshinori OTSUKI (Geomorphology, Environmental geography)

  Assistant Professor

Takuma YAMASHITA (Atomic and molecular physics, radiochemistry)

Address

41 Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8576 Japan

Access

Contact

General Manager, Education and Student Support Department :

Education Affairs Division, Educational Affairs Section

TEL:022-795-3924(DI)  FAX:022-795-7555  E-mail:kyom-g[at]grp.tohoku.ac.jp  ※[at]→@