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science educator

Fumio Kodama, Japanese science educator. Recipient Ministers award for research excellence Science and Technology Agency, Tokyo, 1991. Member of Engineering Academy Japan, Japan Society for Science and Policy Research Management (vice president 2002).

Background

Kodama, Fumio was born on July 11, 1941 in Kobe, Hyohgo, Japan. Son of Isamu and Shigeko (Tsuda) Kodama.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Tokyo, 1964. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Tokyo, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1974.

Career

Professor University Saitama, Urawa, Japan, 1973-1993. Professor strategy industry creation Research Center Advanced Economic Engineering University Tokyo, 1994—2003, professor emeritus, since 2003. Dean, professor Graduate School Engineering Management Shibaura Institute of Technology, since 2003.

Director-in-research National Institute of Science and Technology Policy, Tokyo, 1988—1991. Visiting professor Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1991—1992, Stanford (California) University, 1992—1993, district associates Asia/Pacific Research Center, since 1992. Advisor Japan Society for Promotion Machine Industry, since 1992, European Union-Japan Center for Industrial Development, Tokyo, 1995—2001.

Adjunct professor National Center for Science and Information Systems, Tokyo, 1995—1998.

Membership

Member of Engineering Academy Japan, Japan Society for Science and Policy Research Management (vice president 2002).

Connections

Married Minako Akiyama. Children: Miki, Eri, Tomohisa, Kodama.

father:
Isamu Kodama

mother:
Shigeko (Tsuda) Kodama

spouse:
Minako Akiyama

child:
Miki Kodama

child:
Eri Kodama

child:
Tomohisa Kodama

child:
Kodama