Master's Program

Basic Subjects (Required)

Introduction to Medicine
Nobuyuki Hizawa
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Masaki Ieda
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Tatsuya Oda
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Junichi Shoda
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Ikuo Sekine
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Masashi Yamazaki
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Isao Matsumoto
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Yuko Morishima
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Tsuyoshi Enomoto
Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Aiki Marushima
Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Introduction to Drug Discovery
Yusaku Miyamae*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Tetsuya Sugiyama
Director/President, Ono Pharma Foundation
Yasuhiro Yasutomi
Director, Tsukuba Primate Research Center, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition
Hirofumi Toda
Assistant professor, International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Introduction to Food Science
Mitsutoshi NakajimaiD
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Hiroko IsodaiD
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Sosaku Ichikawa
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Kazuichi Sakamoto
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukubao TRIOS
Marcos Antonio das NevesiD
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Introduction to Bioresource
Shinya Takahashi*
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Moriya Ohkuma
Head, Microbe Division, RIKEN BioResource Research Center
Masatomo Kobayashi
Head, Experimental Plant Division, RIKEN BioResource Research Center
Yukio Nakamura
Head, Cell Engineering Division, RIKEN BioResource Research Center
Atsushi Yoshiki
Head, Technology and Development Team for Mammalian Genome Dynamics, RIKEN BioResource Research Center
Kuniya Abe
Team Leader, Technology and Development Team for Mammalian Genome Dynamics, RIKEN BioResource Research Center
Introduction to Natural History
Shinya Takahashi*
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Toshihiko Fujita
Director, Department of Zoology, National Museum of Nature and Science
Tsuyoshi Hosoya
Director, Department of Botany, National Museum of Nature and Science
Ritsuro Miyawaki
Director, Department of Geology and Paleontology, National Museum of Nature and Science
Kazuhiro Sakaue
Head of the Division & Collection Manager, Department of Anthropology, National Museum of Nature and Science
Practices in Life Science Innovation
Yusaku Miyamae*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Hidehiko Hirakawa*iD
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Dong-Zhu Xu*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Myra O. Villareal*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Shinya Takahashi*
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Guoping CheniD
MANA Principal Investigator, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Kohsaku KawakamiiD
Group Leader, Nano-System Field, Medical Soft Matter Group, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Renu Wadhwa
Group Leader, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Yasuhiro Yasutomi
Director, Tsukuba Primate Research Center, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition
Kayo Yoshimatsu
Head, Research Center for Medicinal Plant Resources, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition
Masanobu Kawachi
Section head, Biodiversity Resource Conservation Section, Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies, National Institute for Environmental Studies
Masatomo Kobayashi
Head, BioResource Center, RIKEN
Kunihiko Uemura
Laboratory Head, National Food Research Institute, National Agriculture and Research Organization
Team Learning in Life Science Innovation
Yusaku Miyamae*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Toshikazu Kamiya
University of Tsukuba
Management in Pharmaceuticals and Food
Myra O. Villareal*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Kenichi Kashiwagi
Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Tadashi Terasaki
Representative Partner, Chowa International Patent Firm
Nobuyuki Yamamoto
Headquarters of International Indusstry-universtiy Collaboraton/Tsukuba Clinical Research & Development Organization(T-CReDO), University of Tsukuba
Professor of International Industry-university Collaboraton
Regulatory Science
Myra O. Villareal*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Yoshihiro Arakawa
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Cécile Le Gal-Fontès
Professor, University of Montpellier
Virginie Rage Andrieu
Professor, University of Montpellier
Basic Bioinformatics
Tetsuya Sakurai
Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Yasunori Futamura
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Ranjith Kumar Bakku*
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Responsible Conduct of Research
e-learning
Life Science Innovation Seminar
Hiroko IsodaiD
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Hiromitsu Nakauchi
Professor, Stanford University
Colin GodingiD
Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Eric O'Neill
Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Panagis FilippakopoulosiD
Associate ProfessorLudwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Jane MelloriD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
Mads Gyrrd-HanseniD
Group Head, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Custodia Garcia Jimenez
Professor, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Eirikur Seingrimsson
Professor, University of Iceland
Lionel Larue
Group leader, Institut Curie
Internship
Domestic companies and independent administrative research institutes

Specialized Subjects (Disease Mechanism)

Molecular & Cellular Biology of disease I
Myra O. Villareal*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Colin GodingiD
Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Eric O'Neill
Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Panagis FilippakopoulosiD
Associate Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Jane MelloriD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
Mads Gyrrd-HanseniD
Group Head, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Custodia Garcia Jimenez
Professor, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Eirikur Seingrimsson
Professor, University of Iceland
Lionel Larue
Group leader, Institut Curie
Molecular & Cellular Biology of disease II
Myra O. Villareal*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Colin GodingiD
Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Eric O'Neill
Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Panagis FilippakopoulosiD
Associate Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Jane MelloriD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
Mads Gyrrd-HanseniD
Group Head, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Custodia Garcia Jimenez
Professor,Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Eirikur Seingrimsson
Professor, University of Iceland
Lionel Larue
Group leader, Institut Curie
Advances in Cellular Regulation
Dong-Zhu Xu*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Atsushi Kuno
Chief Senior Scientist, Research Center for Medical Glycoscience, Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Tomoko Kuwabara
Senior Researcher, Stem Cell Engineering Research Group, Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Renu Wadhwa
Prime Senior Researcher, Cell Proliferation Research Group, Biomedical Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

Specialized Subjects (Drug Discovery)

Medicinal Chemistry/Pharmacology
Takashi Arimura
Invited Research Scholar, AIST・Univ. of Tsukuba Open Innovation Laboratory for Food and Medical Resource Engineering, AIST
Setsu Endoh-Yamagami
Scientist, Fujifilm Corporation, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Research Laboratories
Noriki Kutsumura
Professor, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences(Chemistry), University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Yusaku Miyamae*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Takayuki Ohyoshi
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences(Chemistry), University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Tsuyoshi Saito
Assistant Professor, International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Yoko Nagumo
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Masahito Yoshida
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Drug Design Engineering
Sosaku Ichikawa
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Guoping CheniD
MANA Principal Investigator, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Kohsaku KawakamiiD
Group Leader, Nano-System Field, Medical Soft Matter Group, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Toshiyuki Kanamori
Team Leader, Drug Assay Device Research Group, Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Shinji Sugiura
Senior Researcher, Drug Assay Device Research Group, Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Translational Science in Drug Discovery
Yusaku Miyamae*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Hiroyuki Ito
Department of Innovative Drug Discovery and Development, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED)
Keiji Miyata
Director-general, Veterinary Education Support Organization
Akihiro Noda
Research Fellow, Translational Science Research Labs, Bioimaging Research, Astellas Pharma Inc.
Katsumi Sudoh
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Takahiro Murakami
Associate professor, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University

Specialized Subjects (Food Innovation)

Food Functionality
Hiroko IsodaiD
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Mari Maeda-Yamamoto
Administrator for Research Management, Strategic Planning Headquarters, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Mary T. Kelly
Associate Professor, University of Montpellier
Myra O. Villareal*
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Satoshi Fukumitsu
NIPPN CORPORATION
Food Safety
Kazutaka Yamamoto
Head of Laboratory, Food engineering Division, Food Research Institute, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Food Process Engineering
Mitsutoshi NakajimaiD
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Marcos Antonio das NevesiD
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Remko Boom
Professor, Wageningen University

Specialized Subjects (Environmental Management)

Biomass Science
Makoto Watanabe
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Stephan Mayfield
Professor, University of California, San Diego
Habitat and Functional Compound
Kayo Yoshimatsu
Head, Research Center for Medicinal Plant Resources, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition
Hiroyuki Fuchino
Head, Research Center for Medicinal Plant Resources, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition
Chedly AbdellyiD
Professor, Center of Biotechnology of Borj Cedria, Tunisia
Kenji Tamura
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Mitsuko Aono
Head, Environmental Stress Mechanisms Section Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem, National Institute for Environmental Studies
Water Environment and Life Science
Maki Tsujimura
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Motoo Utsumi
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Hirofumi Hara
Project Associate Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences , University of Tokyo

Specialized Subjects (Bioinformatics)

Computational Biology
Yuji Inagaki
Professor, Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Mitsuo Shoji
Assistant Professor, Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Keiichi Morikuni
Assistant Professor, Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Biomolecule and Medical Informatics
Hiroki Shiroi
Executive fellow, Modality Research Labs., Astellas Pharma Inc.
Tsuyoshi Miyazaki iD
MANA Principal Investigator, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, NIMS
Gene Analysis and Functional Genomics
Itoshi Nikaido iD
Team Leader, Laboratory for Bioinformatics Research, RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research
Francesca Meteora Buffa iD
Associate Professor, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford

Specialized Subjects (Biomolecular Engineering)

Biomaterials Science
Peter Johann Walde iD
Professor, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich (ETH)
Biomolecular Engineering
Hidehiko Hirakawa*iD
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Sosaku Ichikawa
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Makoto Miyagishi iD
Group Leader, Molecular Composite medicine Research Group, Biomedical Research Institute, AIST
Tsunenori Kameda iD
Unit Leader, Silk Materials Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO
Hidetoshi Teramoto iD
Principal Researcher, Silk Materials Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO
Shuichiro Tomita
Leader, New Silk Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO
Project Management
Mamoru Kiyota
Senior Specialist, Quality Assurance Center, RICOH Campany,LTD.
Tomoichi Sato
Chief Stategic Analyst, JGC CORPORATION

Specialized Subjects

Life Science Innovation Master’s Special Seminar
Each research supervisor
Life Science Innovation Master’s Special Research
Each research supervisor

*Program Coordinator

Doctral Program

Basic Subjects

Human Subjects Research: Basic
e-learning
Internship
Domestic companies and independent administrative research institutes
Life Science Innovation Seminar
Hiroko IsodaiD
Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba TRIOS
Hiromitsu Nakauchi
Professor, Stanford University
Colin GodingiD
Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Eric O'Neill
Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Panagis FilippakopoulosiD
Associate Professor, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Jane MelloriD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
Mads Gyrrd-HanseniD
Group Head, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford
Custodia Garcia Jimenez
Professor, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Eirikur Seingrimsson
Professor, University of Iceland
Lionel Larue
Group leader, Institut Curie

Specialized Subjects

Life Science Innovation Doctor’s Special Seminar
Each research supervisor
Life Science Innovation Doctor’s Special Research
Each research supervisor