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Administrative Council

Members of Administrative Council (as of August 26, 2021)

On-Campus Members
Name Title
NISHIO Shojiro
President
KANEDA Yasufumi
Executive Vice President
TANAKA Toshihiro Executive Vice President
MITSUNARI Kenji Executive Vice President

KAWAHARA Genta

Executive Vice President
ONOYE Takao
Executive Vice President
NAKATANI Kazuhiko
Executive Vice President
MIZUSHIMA Ikuko Executive Vice President
NARA Satoshi
Executive Director
OGASAWARA Atsuko Executive Director (part-time)
TAKEMURA Keiko
Dean, School of Foreign Studies
BABAGUCHI Noboru
Dean, Graduate School of Engineering
IMAZATO Satoshi
Dean, Graduate School of Dentistry
ARIKAWA Tomoko
Director, Center for International Education and Exchange


Off-Campus Members
Name Current Occupation
IKEGAMI Kiyoko Director, Plan International Japan; Professor, School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University
INOSE Kumie
Professor, Faculty of Letters, Konan University 
OISHI Kanoko
CEO, Mediva Inc.
KIJIMA Tatsuo Advisor, West Japan Railway Co.
SUZUKI Naoshi
President, Global Environment Centre Foundation
TADA Masayo Director and Chairman, Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co., Ltd.
TSUKAMOTO Megumi Representative Operating Director, Caterpillar Japan
TSUGA Kazuhiro
Director & President, Panasonic Corporation
TSUCHIYA Michihiro
Director, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
DEGUCHI Haruaki
President, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University; Trustee and Vice-Chancellor, The Ritsumeikan Trust
TORII Shingo Vice Chairman of the Board/Representative Director, Suntory Holdings Ltd.
NAKANO Hoshiko
Executive Officer/Deputy Senior Vice President - Passenger Sales, Japan Airlines
MURAO Kazutoshi Counselor to President, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corporation (NTT West)
Monte CASSIM Chair of the Board and President, Akita International University
YONEDA Yoshihiro
Director General, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition

The off-campus members are appointed according to the Criteria for selection of off-campus members of the Administrative Council.

To see  policies on the recruitment and development of management personnel at Osaka University, click here. (link in Japanese)

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