免疫細胞システム研究チーム

 
Curriculum Vitae of Dr. Shigeo Koyasu
 

Team Leader 

Laboratory for Immune Cell Systems

 

Education:

1978 B.S. University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
1980 M.S. University of Tokyo
1983 D.Sc. University of Tokyo (Biochemistry)

Postdoctoral Training
1981-1984

Research Fellow, Department of Cell Biology, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

1985-1988

Research Associate, Department of Cell Biology, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

1988

Research Fellow, Laboratory of Immunobiology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School

 

Academic Appointments:
1988-1990 Instructor in Pathology, Harvard Medical School
1990-1995 Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
1995-1996 Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
1995- 2013

Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Keio University School of Medicine

2011- 2013

Deputy Director, RIKEN Research Center for Allergy and Immunology (RCAI)

2012- 2013 Group Director, Laboratory for Immune Cell Systems, RIKEN RCAI
2013- Visiting Professor, Keio University
2013-2014 Director (acting), RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS)

2013-2018

Group Director, Laboratory for Immune Cell Systems, RIKEN IMS

2014-2015

Director, RIKEN IMS

2015- Executive Director, RIKEN
2018- Team Leader, Laboratory for Immune Cell Systems, RIKEN IMS

 

Memberships and Committee Assignments in Professional Societies:

1978-   The Japanese Biochemical Society
1979-1991 The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
1982- Japanese Society for Immunology
1982-1991 Japan Society for Cell Biology
1982-1991 Japanese Cancer Association
1993- American Association of Immunologists
1996- Japan Society for Cell Biology
1996- Japanese Cancer Association
1996- Steering Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
1997- The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
1997-2001 Program Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
1997- American Society for Microbiology
1998-2004 Newsletter Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
1998- Steering Committee, Japan Society for Cell Biology
1998- Japan Society for Bacteriology
2001- Steering Committee, The Japanese Biochemical Society
2001-2003 Chairman, Newsletter Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
2002-2006 Board member, Japanese Society for Immunology
2002-2006 Treasurer, Japanese Society for Immunology
2003-2007 Program Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
2004-2006 Chairman, Program Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
2005-2007 Finance Committee, International Union of Immunological Societies
2006-2018 International Liaison, Japanese Society for Immunology
2008-2012 Board member, Japanese Society for Immunology
2008-2012 Board member, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2008-2018

Chairman, Committee for the Future Research Perspectives, Japanese Society for Immunology

2008-2015

Council member, Federation of Immunological Societies in Asia and Oceania (FIMSA)

2008-2015 Treasurer, FIMSA
2010-2014 Program Committee, Japanese Society for Immunology
2010-2016  Council member, International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS)
2011-2012 Chair, Award Committee, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2014 President, Annual Meeting of The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2014-2018 Board member, Japanese Society for Immunology
2014-2018 Board member, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2015 President, Annual Meeting of The Japanese Society for Immunology
2015-2018 President, FIMSA
2017-2018 Vice President, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2017- Member, The Science Council of Japan
2018- Honorary member of Indian Immunology Society
2018-2019 Auditor, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2020- Board member, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
2020- Member, The Engineering Academy of Japan
2021- Member, Japan Academy of Life Sciences
2021-

President, Japanese Society for Immunology

 

Review Committees:

1997-2018 The Kao Foundation for Arts and Science
1998-2000 Research Fellowship Division, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
1998-2006 Human Science Foundation
1999-2003 Research Fellowship Division, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)
1999-2000

Study Section for Grants-in Aid of JSPS, and Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

2000-2011 Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency
2003-2004 Immunology Study Section for Grants-in Aid from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, and MEXT
2003-2007 The Naito Foundation
2003-2007 The Novartis Foundation (Japan) for the Promotion of Science
2003-2008 Mochida Memorial Foundation for Medical and Pharmaceutical Research
2004-2014 Tokyo Metropolitan Organization For Medical Research
2005-2008 Toyobo Foundation for Biotechnology
2007 Selection Working Group Member, Noguchi Africa Prize, JSPS
2007-2008 Study Section for Grants-in Aid of JSPS and MEXT
2007-2009 Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
2009-2014 The Tokyo Biochemical Research Foundation
2010-2011 Advisory Council Member, RIKEN RCAI
2010-2018 Chairman for Medicine and Biology, The Kao Foundation for Arts and Science
2012 Selection Working Group Member, Noguchi Africa Prize, JSPS
2014-2015 Study Section for Grants-in Aid of JSPS
2014- Research Institute, National Center for Global Health and Medicine
2017- Japan Bioindustry Association
2018 Vice Chair, Selection Working Group, Noguchi Africa Prize, JSPS
2019-2020 Vice Chair, The Japan Prize “Life Science” Selection Committee
2019- Selection Committee for the Japan Industrial Technology Award

 

Editorial Board:

2000-2010 Transmitting Editor, International Immunology
2003- Associate Editor, Genes to Cells
2010-2017 Associate Editor, International Immunology
2010- Editorial Board member, Immunology
2011-2017 Associate Editor, Frontiers in Immunology

Other activities:
2000-2009 Board member, Waksman Foundation, Tokyo
2004-2007 Board member, International Medical Information Center, Tokyo
2004-2015 Adviser, Radiation Effects Research Foundation (RERF), Hiroshima
2004-2010 Member, Committee for Research Strategy, RIKEN
2006-2011

Member, Project Team for Life Sciences, Council for Science and Technology Policy (CSTP)

2007-2010

Fellow, Center for Research and Development Strategy, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

2007-2011 Steering Committee Member, Frontier of Science (Fos) Program, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
2007-2012

Working Group Member, World Premier International Research Center Program, JSPS

2008-2009

Councilor, Mochida Memorial Foundation for Medical and Pharmaceutical Research, Tokyo

2008-2013 Senior Program Officer, Research Center for Science Systems, JSPS
2009-

Advisory Board Member, Mochida Memorial Foundation for Medical and Pharmaceutical Research, Tokyo

2009- Councilor, Waksman Foundation, Tokyo
2011-2021 Ad-hoc Member, Council for Science and Technology, MEXT
2012-2018 Chair of Steering Committee, Fos Program, JSPS
2016- Senior Fellow, JST
2018- Board member, The Kao Foundation for Arts and Science
2019- Board member, The Japan Bioindustry Association
2019- Member, Committee for Healthcare Policy, Cabinet Secretariat of Japan

Awards and honors:
2014 Prizes for Science and Technology (Research Category), The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)