Profile of President Nagahiro Minato

Research interests and experience

Cancer and immunology

Professional experience

2017–2020

Provost, Kyoto University

2014–2020

Executive Vice-President for Strategy Coordination, Research, Planning, and Hospital Administration, Kyoto University

2010–2014

Dean, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University

1992–2016

Professor, Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University

1998–2009

Professor, Department of Bioregulation, Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University (joint appointment)

1989–1992

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical School

1980–1989

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical School

1977–1980

Research Associate, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA

1975–1977

Resident, Chest Disease Research Institute Hospital, Kyoto University

1975

Graduated from the School of Medicine, Kyoto University

Education

1983 Doctor of Medicine (MD, PhD), Kyoto University, Japan
1975 Bachelor of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan

Editorial experience and other activities

2018-present

Member, Central Council for Education, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

2014  

President, The 43rd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Immunology

2006–present

Associate Member, Science Council of Japan

2006–present

Member, Council of the Japanese Immunology Society

1998–2010

Executive Editor, Immunology Letters, the official journal of the Federation of European Immunology Societies