Writing, speeches, interviews, media appearances, and other work by the President to communicate both the current achievements and the future potential of OIST.
Presidential Media Library
In the Media
The Japan Association of National Universities' magazine featured Dr. Karin Markides
An interview was published in "National Universities," a publication of the Japan Association of National Universities. The article is in Japanese and was translated by OIST with permission from the publisher.
"National Univerity" - The Japan Association of National Universities
31 December 2023
In situ with Karin Markides
The analytical chemist who runs a preeminent Japanese research institute discusses her childhood in Sweden and how she came to chemistry
ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY
22 September 2023
20 June 2023
18 June 2023
Okinawa university seeks to be Asia's hub for higher education
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology forging ties with industry and academia
17 June 2023
Roles of Universities in the 21st Century
President and CEO Dr. Karin Markides shares her real-world insights into the roles of universities and the linkages between diversity, top science, education, innovation, and future prosperity. Dr.
07 June 2023
Remarks by OIST Acting President Albrecht Wagner at OIST Graduation Ceremony 2023
Good afternoon. Dear distinguished guests, faculty, researchers, staff, students, parents, and families.
19 May 2023
Tracking OIST's Journey: from Peter's Desk, 2017-2022
President Peter Gruss reflects on OIST's developments from 2017-2022 along with the principles he has used to guide OIST in building excellence, to deliver on its potential and realize its vision.
Desk of the president
28 December 2022
BOG Report: Tracking OIST’s Journey (2017-2022)
President's report at the 35th Board of Governors meeting held on September 29-30, 2022.
OIST BOG Meeting
22 December 2022
Commendation Ceremony 2022 Japan Coast Guard
Thank you Commander Ichijo for your kind words in appreciation of OIST. I would like to express my gratitude to the Japan Coast Guard and to Commandant ISHII for honouring OIST with this prestigious award this year.
15 September 2022
Good morning Thank you for joining us today as we warmly welcome OIST’s newest members here in our auditorium. “Here in our auditorium”: These words sounded trivial three years ago, and yet we all know what has come to pass over these years.
01 September 2022