OIST names renowned physicist Prof. Jonathan Dorfan as its first President
Urgent General Meeting of the Okinawan People's Council for the Promotion of the OIST
An urgent general meeting of the Okinawan People’s Council for the Promotion of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) took place on May 8, 2009 in Naha in light of the delay in parliamentary enactment of the School Corporation of Okinawa Institute of the Science and Technology Act (hereafter the OIST Act).
The spotlight was on the first group of doctoral students at the welcome event that was held in the auditorium on Monday morning. Speeches from President Jonathan Dorfan, Provost Robert Baughman and Dean Jeff Wickens welcomed the students and their families to the university.