The Consortium Mentors are responsible for mentoring the HIRAKU-Global Researchers on a wide range of topics. They are also tasked with advising the HGRs for the creation of their Individual Development Plan, and maintaining their overall progress including goals/milestones, action plans, etc.
Co-chair of the Board of Directors, Japanese Association for the Advancement of Science
Professor Emeritus, Tohoku University
Former Executive Member, Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), Cabinet Office, Japan
Director, Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime University
Special Honorary Professor, Ehime University
Professor Emeritus / Project Professor, Graduate School of Medical Life Science, Yokohama City University
Former Vice President and Dean of the Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Hiroshima University