Executive Directors

The Geological Society of Japan Executive Directors

(May 2016 to May 2018)

President
Yoshio Watanabe (Geol. Surv. Japan, AIST)
Main study fields: Environmental geology, geochemistry, sedimentology

 

Vice President
Takashi Yamamoto (Kawasaki Geol. Engineer. Co. Ltd.)
Main study fields: Engineering geology, structural geology
Web page: http://www.kge.co.jp/index_en.html

 

Vice President
Hiroki Matsua (Kumamoto Univ.)
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Director of General Management
Makoto Saito (Geol. Surv. Japan, AIST)
Main study fields:Regional Geology
Web page: http://staff.aist.go.jp/saito-mkt/m_Saito/indexe.html

 

Vice Director of General Management
Hisao Ando (Ibaraki Univ.)
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Director of Financial Affairs
Shinichi Ogata (Chuo Kaihatsu Corporation)
Main study fields: Engineering geology
Web page: http://www.ckcnet.co.jp/

 

Director of Financial Affairs
Hiroshi Nishi (Tohoku Univ.)
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Director of Scientific Researches and International Affairs
Makoto Okada (Ibaraki Univ.)
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Director of Scientific Research and Event Organization
Yasuhiro Yamada (JAMSTEC)
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Director of Public Relations
Arito Sakaguchi (Yamaguchi Univ.)
Web page: http://www.sci.yamaguchi-u.ac.jp/en/sci/staff/sakaguchi-en?set_language=en

 

Director of Public Relations
Tsuyoshi Komiya (Tokyo Univ.)
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Director of Public Relations
Kazuki Naito (Geol. Surv. Japan, AIST)
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Director of Social Outreach and Geopark Affairs
Daiji Hirata (Kanagawa Pref. Museum of Natural History)

 

Director of Social Outreach
Yoshihisa Hiroki (Osaka Kyoiku University)
Main study fields: Sedimentology, Earth science education
Web page: http://kenkyu-web.bur.osaka-kyoiku.ac.jp/Profiles/4/0000304/prof_e.html

 

Director of Social Outreach
Ritsuko Sugita (National Research Institute of Police Science)
Main study fields: Forensic geology

 

Director of Social Outreach
Tatsuki Tsujimori (Tohoku Univ.)
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Director of Publication of the Society Journal
Tsutomu Nakazawa (Geol. Surv. Japan, AIST)
Main study fields: Stratigraphy, sedimentology, paleontology
Web page: http://staff.aist.go.jp/t-nakazawa/index-en.html

 

Director of Publication of Island Arc
Yoshihiko Tamara(JAMSTEC)
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