Kiyoshi Kurokawa

Doctor of Medical Science, University of Tokyo

  • Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine (until October 1983)
  • Professor and Chairman, First Department of Medicine, University of Tokyo Faculty of Medicine (until June 1996)
  • Professor of Medicine, Tokai University School of Medicine (until October 2006)
  • Dean, Tokai University School of Medicine (until March 2002)
  • Director, the Institute of Medical Science, Tokai University (until March 2004)
  • Adjunct Professor, the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo (until March 2007)
  • Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (until October 2009)
  • Academic Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (-present)

 

April 1993 Science Advisor, Ministry of Education , Science and Culture (until June 1996)
August 2001 Member of Study Committee, new graduate university in Okinawa, CAO (until March 2003)
October 2001 Special member of Committee of Space Development, MEXT (- present)
April 2003 Member, Okinawa Promotion and Development Council, CAO (until March 2007)
July 2003 President of the Science Council of Japan (until September 2006)
  Member, Council for Science and Technology Policy, CAO (until September 2006)
April 2004 Advisory Panel for MEXT Minister “Redesigning Compulsory Education for a New Era” (until March 2005)
September 2005 Member, Board of Governors, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation (until October 2011)
October 2006 Special advisor to the Cabinet (Science, Technology, and Innovation) (until October 2008)
September 2009 Establishing Member of Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology School Corporation (until October 2011)
November 2011 Member, Board of Governors, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology School Corporation (-present)

 

November 1999 Order of Purple from the Government of Japan for Excellence in Academic Achievements
November 2000 Lifetime Achievement Award, Japanese Society of Nephrology
December 2009 Order Legion de Honour of the Government of France
December 2010 Person of the Year of the American Chamber of Commerce of Japan