Machiko Itoh

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Machiko Itoh
SOKENDAI (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies)
The Center for Educational Development
Job title
Assistant Professor

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Assistant Professor, The Center for Educational Development, SOKENDAI (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies)
Apr 2015
Mar 2018
Associate Research Administrator, Office for Research Development, National Institute of Genetics
Apr 2014
Mar 2015
Associate Research Administarator, Office for Research Development, National Institute of Genetics
Apr 2008
Sep 2013
Science communicator, RIKEN Plant Science Center


Apr 2004
Mar 2008
Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University
Apr 2002
Mar 2004
Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
Apr 1998
Mar 2002
Department of Science, Kyoto University

Published Papers

What Should Scientists Do Outside the Laboratory? Lessons on Science Communication from the Japanese Genome Research Project.
Itoh, M. and Kato, K.
Genomics, Society and Policy   1(2) 80-93   2005   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Necessary Factors for Practical Science-Communication Design to Increase Benefits of Participating Scientists
Machiko Itoh
39th SICE Symposium on Intelligent systems   Mar 2012   


(Introduction to the National Institute of Genetics)
Machiko Itoh
Seibutsu no Kagaku Iden (Genetics -- science of life)   70(1) 66-66   Jan 2016
Edited by Stempra, Translated by JACST
   Sep 2011

Awards & Honors

Oct 2018
Best Poster Award, Japan Society for Corporate Communication Studies
Winner: Japan Association of Communication for Science and Technology