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Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

As a part of international network construction in education and research, the new title of Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow was established for graduates and former faculty members of Osaka University who are active at overseas universities and research institutions, with the first title conferred in February of 2015.

Recipients of the title of Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

(Note: Job titles and affiliated institutions reflect current positions at the time of conferment)

No. Name
Job Title
Affiliated Institution
Conferral Date
1 Itthichai
Associate Professor;
Chair, Osaka University Thailand Alumni Association
Department of Electronics, Faculty of Engineering, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (Thailand) February 7, 2015
2 Kinya OTSU
Professor Cardiovascular Division, School of Medicine, King's College London (UK) April 25, 2015
Professor Translational Cardiovascular Therapeutics, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London, Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry (UK) April 25, 2015
4 Masashi NARITA
Group Leader Cellular Senescence and Tumour Suppressors Laboratory, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge (UK) April 25, 2015
5 Takashi HAYASHI
Professor Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow (UK) April 25, 2015
6 Kiyoshi NAGAI
Group Leader MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology (UK) June 23, 2015
7 Masayori INOUYE
Distinguished Professor  Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (USA) July 25, 2015
8 Toru OUCHI
Professor Department of Cancer Genetics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (USA) July 25, 2015
9 Tomoaki KATO
Professor Department  of  Surgery, College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University (USA) July 25, 2015
10 Toshihisa KAWAI
Senior Member of the Staff and Chair Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Forsyth Institute (Harvard School of Dental Medicine Affiliate) (USA) July 25, 2015
11 Hideo KONISHI
Chair of the Department, Professor Department of Economics, Boston College (USA) July 25, 2015
12 Yoshifumi NAKA
Professor Department  of  Surgery, College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University (USA)
July 25, 2015
13 Takashi HIBIKI
Professor and Associate Head School of Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University (USA) July 25, 2015
14 Yoshihiko YAMADA
Senior Investigator, Chief Molecular Biology Section, Laboratory of Cell and Developmental Biology, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health (USA) July 25, 2015
15 Yoke Khin Yap
Professor Department of Physics, College of Sciences and Arts, Michigan Technological University (USA) July 25, 2015
16 Takashi YONETANI
Professor Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania (USA) July 25, 2015
17 Yusuke NAKAMURA Professor Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/
Oncology, Department of Surgery,The University
of Chicago (USA)
October 9, 2015
18 Bong-Jin Lee Dean
College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University (Korea)
December 22, 2016
19 Bin Li Professor College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University (China)
January 17, 2017
20 Hongguang Luo Professor
Senior Researcher
Department of Social Anthropology, Institute of Sociology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (China)
January 30, 2017
21 Plew Trivisavavet Chairman of Executive Board (1, 2, 3 & 4)
Director (5 & 6)
Member of the Education Board (7)
CH Karnchang Public Co. Ltd. (1)
Bangkok Expressway Public Co. Ltd. (2)
Bangkok Metro Public Co. Ltd. (3)
Xayaburi Power Co. Ltd. (4)
South East Asia Energy Co. (5)
BMCL Network Co. Ltd. (6)
King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (7)
February 18, 2017
22 Worawet Suwanrada Dean
Faculty of Economics, Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)
February 18, 2017
23 Di Zhang Chair Professor
State Key Lab of Metal Matrix Composites, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China)
March 8, 2017
24 Yong-Ho Choa Professor Department of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering, Hanyang University (Korea)
March 27, 2017
25 Sang Cheol Jung Professor Department of Japanese Interpretation and Translation, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Korea)
March 31, 2017
26 Yoichi Ando Professor Institute of Physics II, University of Cologne (Germany)
May 10, 2017
27 Nguyen Ngoc Binh President Radio and Electronics Association of Vietnam (Vietnam)
May 17, 2017
28 Chunshan Song (1)Director
(2)Distinguished Professor
(1)EMS Energy Institute, (2)Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering, (3)Department of Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University (USA) June 1, 2017
29 De-Qi Zhang Professor Department of Mathematics, National University of Singapore (Singapore) June 1, 2017
30 Shiru Jia Professor Tianjin University of Science and Technology (China) June 1, 2017
31 Xiaohua Ma Professor Department of Material Science, Fudan University (China) June 1, 2017
32 Zhen Tong Professor School of Materials Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology (China) June 1, 2017
33 Shiyu Li Professor School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University (China) June 1, 2017
34 Pingfan Rao Professor Zhejiang Gongshang University (China) June 1, 2017
35 Sidney Chin Hung Cheung Associate Dean
Department of Anthropology, Chinese University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong) June 30, 2017
36 Jian-Jiang Zhong Professor School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) September 15, 2017
37 Yang Qi Deputy Dean Professor School of Materials Science and Engineering, Northeastern University (China) October 19, 2017
38 Tomoko Lumpkin Conference Interpreter (USA) May 3, 2019
39 Toshio Mizuno Professor University of Malaya (Malaysia)
June 11, 2019
40 Vincent Ricardo Daria Fellow
Group Leader
John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University (Australia) July 8, 2019
41 Savitree Limtong Professor Emeritus Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University (Thailand) July 12, 2019
42 Watanalai  Panbangred Professor Emeritus Faculty of Science, Mahidol University (Thailand) July 13, 2019
43 Suwabun Chirachanchai Dean
The Petroleum and Petrochemical College, Chulalongkorn University (Thailand) July 13, 2019
44 Fenggang Du Professor School of Foreign Language, Dalian University of Technology (China) August 1, 2019
45 Wanbin Zhang Professor School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) August 6, 2019
46 Bang,Jeong Kyu Principal Investigator Division of Protein Research Team, Korea Basic Science Institute (Korea)
October 21, 2019
47 Ho-Sup Jung Professor Center for Food and Bioconvergence, Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, Seoul National University (Korea) November 13, 2019
48 Anas Miftah Fauzi Dean of Graduate School IPB University (Indonesia)
November 29, 2019
49 Kim Yongui Professor Japanese Language & Literature, Chonnam National University (Korea) May 1, 2020
50 Jun Li Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore (Singapore) May 1, 2020
51 Konstantin B. Konstantinov Executive Vice President, Manufacturing and Process Sciences Codiak BioSciences May 1, 2020 July1, 2020
52 Tabassum Kashmiri Visiting Professor Department of Urdu, Government College University (Pakistan) July 1, 2020
53 Li Zhuguo Professor School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) November 1, 2020


Global Alumni Fellow Title Conferral Ceremonies

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