University of Tokyo & Riken
Friday, June 15, 2018
Auditorium, Department of Pharmaceuticals,
University of Tokyo,
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku,
Tokyo 113-8654, Japan
ACS on Campus is bringing it’s best speakers and programming to the University of Tokyo & Riken for a day of scientific lectures, publishing talks, and science communication sessions. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from ACS Editors on how to advance your research and career in the sciences. Network with your peers and make lasting connections over networking breaks.
The program is FREE and open to all students and early career researchers studying the sciences-not just chemistry! Please check back soon for speaker announcements and to register.
Scientific Lectures by Dr. Shinya Hagihara and Prof. Yasuteru Urano
Using SciFinder in Your Job Search
How to Get Published: Top Ten Tips for a Successful Submission
Peer Review: How, Why and What Not to Do
Copyright and Ethics
Q&A, Closing Remarks
Eiichi Nakamura, Ph.D.
Associate Editor, Journal of the American Chemical Society
Molecular Technology Innovation Chair Professor, Office of the President and Department of Chemistry, the University of Tokyo
Prof. Eiichi Nakamura received his Ph.D. degree from Tokyo Institute of Technology (Chemistry, 1977). He spent three years at Columbia University as Postdoctoral Research Associate. He then moved back to Tokyo Institute of Technology, where he built his research carrier for almost 25 years, as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor. He was also appointed as Adjunct Professor at Institute of Molecular Science in 1989 – 1991. In 1995, he moved to the University of Tokyo as Professor of Chemistry. He is also appointed for several important positions at the University of Tokyo, including Molecular Technology Innovation Chair Professor and a member of Office of the President.
Yasuteru Urano, Ph.D.
Editorial Advisory Board, Bioconjugate Chemistry
Professor, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the University of Tokyo
Prof. Yasuteru Urano received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Tokyo (Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1995). He has developed his research career at Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the University of Tokyo, as Postdoctoral Fellow, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor. He was appointed as Research Supervisor of PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency in 2004. He is now also holding a professor position at Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo.
Keisuke Tajima, Ph.D.
Associate Editor, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
Team Leader, Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS), RIKEN
Dr. Keisuke Tajima received his PhD degree from the University of Tokyo (Chemistry, 2002). After working as Postdoctoral Researcher at Northwestern University for two years, he went back to the University of Tokyo, where he developed his research careers as Research Associate, Lecturer and Associate Professor. In 2012, he moved to RIKEN and became Team Leader of Emergent Functional Polymer Research Team, Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS). Dr. Tajima has received numerous awards, including the 5th Honda-Fujishima Prize from Electrochemical Society in Japan (2009), GCOE Lectureship Award from the University of Tokyo (2009) and the Young Scientists’ Prize from the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (2013).
Shinya Hagihara, Ph.D.
Team Leader, Center for Sustainable Resource Science (CSRS), RIKEN
Dr. Shinya Hagihara earned his doctoral degree in Engineering from Kyoto University, under the supervision of Prof. Isao Saito (1998). After spending years as a postdoctoral fellow at RIKEN and University of Geneva, he moved to Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials (IMRAM), Tohoku University, where he became Assistant Professor. He then appointed as Associate Professor at Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University in 2013. He is now Team Leader at Center for Sustainable Resource Science (CSRS), RIKEN.
Hiroaki Suga, Ph.D.
Editorial Advisory Board, ACS Chemical Biology
Professor, Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo
Prof. Hiroaki Suga received his Ph.D. degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Chemistry, 1994). He spent three years at Harvard Medical School as Postdoctoral Fellow. He then became Assistant Professor in 1997 and Associate Professor in 2002, at the State University of New York, Buffalo. In 2003, he moved to Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo. He is now Professor of Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo.