OKI, Sayaka

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OKI, Sayaka
Nagoya University
Job title
Ph.D(University of Tokyo)
Research funding number


History of Science in the 17-18th century of France, especially on the relationship between the government and academic institutions of science; Concept of "Economy" and its relationship with natural sciences in the latter half of the 18th century

Histoire des sciences aux XVII-XVIIIe siècle de France, notamment sur la relation entre le gouvernement et les institutions académiques des sciences; Concept d'Economie et sa relation avec les sciences naturelles dans la dernière moitié du XVIIIe siècle

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2016
Professor, School of Economics, Nagoya University
Mar 2016
Associate Professor, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima, Japan
Jun 2009
Mar 2010
Global COE Researcher, Tamagawa University Brain Science Institut, Tokyo, Japan
Apr 2008
May 2009
Part Time Researther, University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
Apr 2005
Mar 2008
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, Japan Society for Promotion of Science

Awards & Honors

Feb 2013
JSPS Prize, Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Feb 2013
Japan Academy Medal, Japan Academy
Nov 2012
Education and Research Activities, 11th President's Awards (2012 Academic Year), Hiroshima University
Nov 2012
Yamazaki Awards, Society of Engineers for Agricultural Development (Toyama, Japan)
Dec 2011
History and Civilization, Suntory Prize for Social Sciences and Humanities, Suntory Foundation


Sep 2001
Jul 2002
Histoire et Civilisations, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociale

Published Papers

Sayaka Oki
The Foundations of Political Economy and Social Reform: Economy and Society in Eighteenth-Century France   155-178   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
© 2018 selection and editorial matter, Ryuzo Kuroki and Yusuke Ando; individual chapters, the contributors. The word ‘economy’ lies at the crossroads between the history of economic thought and of natural and mathematical sciences, because of the ...
Encyclopédie and "œ/économie" at the Age of Enlightenment
OKI, Sayaka
Νύξ   1 82-95   Jan 2015   [Invited]
The Establishment of 'Mixed Mathematics' and Its Decline 1600-1800
OKI, Sayaka
Historia Scientiarum   23(2) 82-91   Jan 2014
OKI Sayaka
Journal of history of science, Japan. Series II   48(251) 129-141   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Le processus d'expertise preparatoire a l'amenagement de rivieres etait comparativement plus lent et plus decentralise dans la France du XVIII^e siecle que daps d'autres parties de l'Europe telle l'Angleterre ou l'Italie. Au milieu du siecle, ce m...
Academicians and Experts? The Académie Royale des Sciences and Hospital Reform at the End of the Eighteenth Century
OKI, Sayaka
Fields of Expertise: A Comparative History of Expert Procedures in Paris and London, 1600 to Present, ed. Christelle Rabier, Cambridge Scholars Publishing   149-172   Aug 2007   [Refereed]


Interim Report on Questionnaire Survey for Diversity in Research Environment: Disability, Gender, Sexuality and Young Researchers
Sayaka Oki, Shinichiro Kumagaya, Akiko Shimizu, Tomotake Kinoshita, Satsuki Ayaya, Ryoji Hoshika, Masaki Nakamura, Naoyuki Okochi
Economic Research Center Discussion Paper, E-Series   E17(6) 1-72   Sep 2017
隠岐 さや香, 有賀 暢迪
科学史研究. [第Ⅲ期] = Journal of history of science, Japan. 日本科学史学会 編   (275) 240-247   Oct 2015
隠岐 さや香
社会思想史研究 : 社会思想史学会年報   (38) 9-23   2014
Sayaka Oki
Historia Scientiarum   23 77-81   Jan 2013
Sayaka Oki
Historia Scientiarum   23 82-91   Jan 2013
The term 'mixed mathematics' originally derived from the Aristotelian framework of sciences in which mathematics treated abstract entities and could be 'mixed' with sensible properties in varying proportions. Its history is deeply concerned with m...

Books etc

教育とLGBTIをつなぐ 学校・大学の現場から考える
三成美保編著 (Part:Contributor, 隠岐さや香「日本の大学での性的少数者に関する調査結果」)
青弓社   May 2017   ISBN:978-4-7872-3415-5
岩波書店   Feb 2017   ISBN:4000113828
神里 達博, 隠岐 さや香, 近藤 和敬 (Part:Joint Work)
水曜社   Mar 2016   ISBN:4880653837
Osamu Kamaori ed. (Part:Contributor, Ch.3 Condorcet's Social Mathematics: Dream for Science and Democracy (Sayaka Oki))
University of Tokyo Press   Dec 2012   ISBN:4130101234
Entre belles-lettres et disciplines. Les savoirs au XVIIIe siècle
Franck Salaün et Jean-Pierre Schandeler dir. (Part:Contributor, Sayaka Oki, "L'utilité des sciences d'après les discours des secrétaires perpétuels de l'Académie royale des sciences de Paris au XVIIIe siècle")
Publications du Centre international d'étude du XVIIIe siècle   Dec 2011   ISBN:978-2-84559-088-5

Committee Memberships

Oct 2014
Science Council of Japan Section I: Humanities and Social Sciences  Members
Oct 2011
Sep 2014
Science Council of Japan  Young Academy of Japan member