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President Selection Committee

As of April 18, 2017

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
OISHI Kanoko
CEO, Mediva Inc.

SATO Yukio Vice President, The Japan Institute of International Affairs
SUZUKI Naoshi
President, Global Environment Centre Foundation

TOMONO Hiroshi Adviser, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation
TORII Shingo
Vice Chairman of the Board, Representative Director, Suntory Holdings Ltd.

MURAO Kazutoshi
President, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corporation

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

Name Occupation
DOME Takuo
Dean, Graduate School of Economics
AMANO Atsuo
Dean, Graduate School of Dentistry
ONOE Takao
Dean, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology
SHIMOMURA Masami
Dean, Osaka University Law School
TANIIKE Masako
Dean, United Graduate School of Child Development
NAKATANI Kazuhiko
Director, The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research

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

Name Occupation
MITSUNARI Kenji
Executive Vice President
KOBAYASHI Tadashi
Executive Vice President
YAGI Yasushi
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.

To view outline of President Selection Committee meetings, go here.

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