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International Faculty Members

Progression of International Faculty Members

Number of International Faculty Members by Department (2021-22)

As of 1 May 2021

Center for the Study of Co* Design 1 Graduate School of Economics 6
International College 6 Graduate School of Language and Culture 36
Center for Global Initiatives 5 Graduate School of Engineering 34
Cybermedia Center 5 Osaka University Law School 1
Institute for Datability Science 3 Osaka School of International Public Policy 3
Center for Multilingual Education 8 Graduate School of Dentistry 6
Institute of Laser Engineering 5 Graduate School of Information Science and Technology 9
Research Center for Nuclear Physics 4 Graduate School of Human Sciences 13
Center for Infectious Disease Education and Research 1 Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences 4
Institute for Advanced Co-Creation Studies 1 United Graduate School of Child Development, Osaka University, Kanazawa University,Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Chiba University and University of Fukui 1
Center for the Study of Higher Education and Global Admissions 2 Graduate School of Letters 16
Institute for Transdisciplinary Graduate Degree Programs 2 Graduate School of Law and Politics 7
Center for International Education and Exchange 1 Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences 3
The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research 18 Graduate School of Science 13
Institute of Social and Economic Research 6 Institute for Protein Research 5
International Advanced Research Institute 7 Intellectual Property and Legal Practice Center 2
International Center for Biotechnology 2 Center for Japanese Language and Culture 6
Joining and Welding Research Institute 9 Research Institute for Microbial Diseases 7
Open and Transdisciplinary Research Initiatives 6 Global Center for Medical Engineering and Informatics 1
Center for Education in Liberal Arts and Sciences 1 Center for Mathematical Modeling and Data Science 1
Graduate School of Medicine 23 Research Center for Ultra-High Voltage Electron Microscopy 1
Graduate School of Engineering Science 10
Grand Total
301

Total Number of International Faculty Members by Year

*All numbers are as of May 1 of their respective year.

2020 263
2019 263
2018 249
2017 223
2016 190
2015 168
2014 133
2013 126
2012 123
2011 138
2010 114
2009 95
2008 79
2007 43
2006 43
2005 39

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