YANO, Masaharu

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YANO, Masaharu
The University of Tokyo
Centers of Excellence Program Promotion Office
Ph.D.(The University of Tokyo), MBA(University of Tsukuba)

Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Faculty of Agriculture, The University of Tokyo

Committee Memberships

Business Model Association  Director

Awards & Honors

Masaharu Yano and Yuzo Seo, Emerald Literati Club 2004, Highly Commended Award, for "Conflicts among Net news participants and cultural background,″Internet Research: Electronic Networking Applications and Policy, Vol. 13 No. 5, 2003.


The Heterogeneity and the Originality of R&D Teams : The Empirical Study of The Organization of A Mfg. Company
Yano, M.
Organizational Science   31(3) 61-73   1998
The Organizational Originality and The Organizational Activation
Yano, M.
Organizational Science   26(3) 56-69   1992
Team Diversity and Creativity
Yano, M.
Innovation : Management, Policy & Practice   4 99-112   2002
Yano, M., & Tomita, J.
International Journal of Educational Management,   20(5) 338-347   2006
Yano, M. & Seo, Y.
Imternet Research   13(5) 386-399   2003

Books etc

The Management of Diversity
Hakutosyobo, Tokyo   2004   
“Team’s Diversity and Creativity,” N. Takahashi(edit.), Organizational Anatomy & Genetics, Chapter 7
Hakutousyobo   1999   
“Team’s Diversity which yielding Research Creativity,” M. Aoki(edit.), Reform of Universities, Chapter 13
Toyokeizai   2001   
“Current Trends of Creativity Research in Japan and U.S.: Focused on Creativity and Diversity in Corporate’s Activities,” Academic Papers in Shanghai International Creativity Studies Symposium (co-authorship)
Kato Shihan University Press   2003   
Action for University of Tokyo 21st Century COE, The University of Tokyo(ed.). Great Reform of the University of Tokyo: The Present Conditions and Problems, 4, 56-62
The University of Tokyo   2004   

Conference Activities & Talks

Heterogeneity of Creative R&D teams
Annual Conference of The Academic Association for Organizational Science, Fujisawa   1998   
Organizational Originality and Organizational Climate
66th Annual Conference of Japan Society of Business Administration, Tokyo   1992   
Mobility among Japanese university researchers and their research results (joint research)
The National Conference fiscal 2005, The Academic Association for Organizational Science, Yokohama   2005   
Current Trends of Creativity Research in Japan and US (joint research)
International Creative Studies Symposium, Shanghai, China   2002   
R&D Activities in Japanese Companies and Universities (joint research)
The 8th Conference of the European Association for Creativity and Innovation(EACI), Mainz   2003   

Research Grants & Projects

The Diversity and the Creativity of R&D Teams
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 1996   
The Classification of the Research Fields of Information Sciences
Project Year: 1998   
Industry-University Co-operation and Patents
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2002