Last Updated: October 1, 2021
Management System led by the President
The President of Yokohama National University (YNU) concurrently holds the post of Director of the Institute of Advanced Sciences (IAS), and effective top-down management governance system is in place. In addition, the “Steering Committee,” which consists of the YNU Executive Director (Research and Finance) and the deans of in-campus research institutions including the Graduate School of Education, is in place for research-organization management with their cross-cutting knowledge. Furthermore, the “Management Advisory Board,” which mainly comprises off-campus experts, provides support for effective and efficient realization of our various activities rooted in the principles of the establishment of the IAS, such as research strategy formulation, dissemination of research results to society, and collaboration with external institutions.