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President Selection Committee

As of June 1, 2020

Members specified in Article 2, Section 1, Item 1 of the Rules noted below -- Off-campus Members of the Administrative Council (6)

Name
Occupation Notes
INOSE Kumie
Professor, Faculty of Letters, Konan University

OISHI Kanoko CEO, Mediva Inc.
SUZUKI Naoshi
President, Global Environment Centre Foundation

TORII Shingo
Vice Chairman of the Board, Representative Director, Suntory Holdings Ltd.

MURAO Kazutoshi
Advisor, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corporation

YONEDA Yoshihiro Director, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition

Members specified in Article 2, Section 1, Item 2 in the Rules noted below -- Members of the Education and Research Council (6)

Name Occupation
TAKEMURA Keiko Dean, Graduate School of Foreign Studies
IMAZATO Satoshi Dean, Graduate School of Dentistry
DOI Takefumi Dean, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
KANO Yutaka Dean, Graduate School of Engineering Science

ARIKAWA Tomoko

Director, Center for International Education and Exchange
SHIMOJO Shinji
Director, Cybermedia Center

Members specified in Article 2, Section 1, Item 3 of the Rules noted below -- Trustees (3)

Name Occupation
KANEDA Yasufumi
Executive Vice President
TANAKA Toshihiro
Executive Vice President
KUDO Mayumi
Executive Vice President

Below is an excerpt from the Rules governing the President Selection Committee at the National University Corporation Osaka University

Article 2
1. The President Selection Committee consists of the following members.
(1)  Six persons meeting the requirements specified in Article 2 Clause 4 of the Rules on Administrative Council at National University Corporation Osaka University and selected by the Administrative Council,
(2) Six persons meeting the requirements specified in Article 2 Clause 1 through Clause 11 of the Rules on Education and Research Council at National University Corporation Osaka University and selected by the Education and Research Council, and
(3) Three trustees chosen at the board meeting.

2. When a member stated in the preceding clause is nominated as a primary candidate for president specified in Article 4 or Article 5 of the Rules on Selecting the President of National University Corporation Osaka University, he or she must vacate his/her position in the committee.

3. When a vacancy occurs for the reason stated in the preceding clause, the vacant position specified in Article 2, Section 1, Item 1 or 2 shall be filled as soon as possible, or after the completion of the selection of the president in case the vacancy is pursuant to Article 2, Section 1, Item 3.

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