Nagoya University

Graduate Program of Transformative Chem-Bio Research

Program

Organization/Members


GTR Executive Committee Members

GTR Student Support Office Members

Designated Instructor


Designated Assistant Professor
Aki Miura
Your experience in the PhD course is important because it will have a great impact on your life after the completion of your studies.
This program provides precious interdisciplinary research experiences and opportunities, as well as chances to make personal connections via a solid network of colleagues. I would like every one of you to make full use of this program to clarify your vision for the future and to attain your goals.
We are committed to organizing and executing high-quality plans tailored to your needs. We expect your active involvement.

Members from Nagoya University and Collaborative Institutions

  Name / Position / Area(s) of Expertise
(Program Leader)
Masahide Takahashi
Trustee (Research and Gender Equality), Vice President
Experimental pathology, cell biology
(Program Coordinator)
Shigehiro Yamaguchi
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Organic chemistry
Kenichiro Itami
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Synthetic chemistry
Takeshi Yanai
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Theoretical chemistry
Tetsuya Higashiyama
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Live cell biology
Toshinori Kinoshita
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Plant molecular physiology
Takashi Ooi
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Organic chemistry
Takashi Yoshimura
Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Animal integrative physiology
Naoyuki Uchida
Designated Associate Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Plant developmental genetics
Masakazu Nambo
Designated Assistant Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Organic synthetic chemistry, organometallic chemistry
Tsuyoshi Hirota
Designated Associate Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Circadian biology
Masayoshi Nakamura
Designated Assistant Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules
Plant cell biology
Hiroshi Abe
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science
Bio-organic chemistry
Susumu Saito
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science
Organic synthetic chemistry, Organometallic chemistry, photo- catalytic chemistry
Kentaro Tanaka
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science
Molecular architecture
Mizuki Tada
Professor, Research Center for Materials Science
Inorganic chemistry
Kunio Awaga
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science
Advanced materials
Akiyoshi Hishikawa
Professor, Research Center for Materials Science
Physical chemistry
Ikue Mori
Professor, Neuroscience Institute of the Graduate School of Science
Neuroscience
Azusa Kamikouchi
Professor, Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science
Neuroscience
Gohta Goshima
Professor, Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science
Cell biology
Yoshikatsu Matsubayashi
Professor, Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science
Plant molecular physiology
Minoru Tanaka
Professor, Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science
Reproductive biology
Takumi Kamura
Professor, Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science
Molecular biology
Tomoko Nishiyama
Associate Professor, Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science
Molecular biology
Kazuaki Ishihara
Professor, Department of Molecular and Macromolecular Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering
Catalysis in organic synthesis
Masami Kamigaito
Professor, Department of Molecular and Macromolecular Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering
Macromolecular chemistry
Hiroshi Shinokubo
Professor, Department of Molecular and Macromolecular Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering
Organic structural chemistry
Makoto Yamashita
Professor, Department of Molecular and Macromolecular Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering
Organic chemistry
Atsushi Satsuma
Professor, Department of Materials Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering
Catalyst chemistry
Ryotaro Matsuda
Professor, Department of Materials Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering
Complex chemistry
Hiroyuki Asanuma
Professor, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering
Bio-organic chemistry
Katsutoshi Hori
Professor, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering
Bioengineering
Hiroshi Murakami
Professor, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering
Biological chemistry
Motoko Ikeda
Professor, Department of Animal Sciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Insect virology
Kenji Ichiyanagi
Professor, Department of Animal Sciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Epigenetics
Motoyuki Ashikari
Professor, Bioscience and Biotechnology Center
Plant molecular genetics
Mikio Nakazono
Professor, Department of Plant Production Sciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Plant molecular genetics
Hitoshi Sakakibara
Professor, Department of Applied Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Plant biochemistry
Toshio Nishikawa
Professor, Department of Applied Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Synthesis of natural products
Yuichi Fujita
Professor, Department of Applied Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Plant biochemistry
Hiroyuki Yamamoto
Professor, Department of Forest and Environmental Resources Sciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
Forest biomass science
Hidekazu Hiroaki
Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Physical pharmacy
Yoshihiko Yamamoto
Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Organic synthetic chemistry
Satoshi Yokoshima
Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Natural products chemistry
Fumitaka Osakada
Associate Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacology
Shuji Akiyama
Professor, Institute for Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences/ Professor, Department of Functional Molecular Science, School of Physical Sciences, the Graduate University of Advanced Studies
Biophysics
Shinji Saito
Professor, Institute for Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences/ Professor, Department of Functional Molecular Science, School of Physical Sciences, the Graduate University of Advanced Studies
Theoretical chemistry
Takashi Ueda
Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology, National Institutes of National Sciences/ Professor, Department of Basic Biology, School of Life Science, the Graduate University of Advanced Studies
Plant cell biology
Kazuhiro Aoki
Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology, National Institutes of National Sciences/ Professor, Department of Basic Biology, School of Life Science, the Graduate University of Advanced Studies
Cell biology
Miyo Morita (Terao)
Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology, National Institutes of National Sciences/ Professor, Department of Basic Biology, School of Life Science, the Graduate University of Advanced Studies
Plant molecular genetics
Masami Hirai (Yokota)
Team Leader, Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)
Plant science
Yoichi Yamada
Team Leader, Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)
Catalyst chemistry
Yoshiki Nakagawa
General Manager, Performance Polymers SV MS, KANEKA CORPORATION
Polymer synthesis, organic synthesis, high-functional resin products development
Hiroshi Kita
Technology Fellow and General Manager of Advanced Technology Center, Corporate R&D Headquarters, KONICA MINOLTA, INC.
Functional Materials
Naoki Takemori
General Manager, Plant Innovation Center, Japan Tobacco Inc.
Breeding
Tsuyoshi Matsumoto
Administrative Director & Designated Professor, Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules/ Vice President, ITbM Consortium
Bioinorganic Chemistry

Collaborating Institutions

  • Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)
  • Institute for Molecular Science (The Graduate University of Advanced Studies)
  • National Institute for Basic Biology (The Graduate University of Advanced Studies)

Collaborating Companies

  • Kaneka Corporation
  • Konica Minolta Corporation
  • Japan Tobacco Inc. Plant Innovation Center
  • ITbM Consortium (17 companies as of 2018)
  • GTR supporter companies