Specially Appointed Associate Professor
1 What are your Educational Activities at the Center for the study of Co*Design?
I mainly offer the following courses:
-Introduction to Science, Technology and Communication A
-Introduction to Science, Technology and Communication B
2 What Research are you involved in?
My research interests focus on the interaction between scientists and the public, and I have developed educational programs for K-12 students.
3 What are your activities with institutions and people outside the center?
I have planned and facilitated several science cafes and public lectures with organizations outside the university such as Knowledge Capital at Grand Front Osaka, Science Café at the Senri Community Center, etc, where researchers and the community come together to exchange knowledge, ideas and expertise.