OIST and Naha Coast Guard Office sign Comprehensive Collaboration Agreement
Two parties will combine their strengths to enhance Okinawa's maritime safety and security.
27 January 2023
OIST community congratulates Prof. Pääbo on Nobel Prize
Over 100 students, researchers, and faculty members gathered for the celebration
25 January 2023
OIST receives commendation from Commandant of Japan Coast Guard
A commendation was presented by the 11th Regional Coast Guard Headquarters Commandant to an OIST research team
25 January 2023
Okinawa High School Girls Envision Future of Okinawa with Design Thinking
Fifteen high school girls from Okinawa participated in a 3-day hands-on program "STEAM & Design Thinking Workshop"
24 January 2023
Testing their mettle: How bacteria in deep-sea vents deal with toxic metal environments
Copper and cadmium are highly toxic metals, and deep-sea hydrothermal vents are teeming with them. A new study aims to figure out how bacteria can survive and thrive in their presence.
18 January 2023
OIST Appoints Karin Markides as New President
OIST is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Karin Markides as the university’s next President and CEO, beginning on June 1, 2023.
17 January 2023
OIST’s Highlights of 2022
We have picked five stories each from five different angles to review the Year 2022 at OIST
28 December 2022
OIST enters into strategic partnership with the Development Bank of Japan
OIST’s innovation ecosystem boosted by the OIST-Lifetime Ventures Fund
27 December 2022
Contest heats up as 10 high school teams showcase ideas for solving social issues
Selected teams of high school students from Okinawa presented their ideas for scientific research and entrepreneurship at OIST’s contest, SCORE!
26 December 2022
OIST President Peter Gruss Retires at the End of the Year
Dr. Peter Gruss, President and CEO of the OIST will step down as of December 31, 2022.
23 December 2022
OIST and Inspire Corporation sign Framework Agreement to support entrepreneurs emerging from OIST
OIST and Inspire Corporation announced a new framework agreement to cultivate prospective entrepreneurs and startups from OIST.
22 December 2022