Masanori Wada

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Name
Masanori Wada
Affiliation
Mie University
Section
Collage of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Job title
Associate Professor (Lecturer)
Degree
Ph.D.(Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Associate Professor (Lecturer), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Mie University
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2018
Associate Professor (Lecturer), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Mie University
 
Sep 2014
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Aug 2015
Post-doctoral Fellow, The D. Kim Foundation for the History of Science and Technology in East Asia
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2015
Research Fellow, Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
Sep 2011
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May 2012
Visiting Graduate Fellow, Department of History of Science and Technology, The Johns Hopkins University
 

Awards & Honors

 
May 2014
The 8th Young Scholar Award of the History of Science Society of Japan, The History of Science Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
Masanori Wada
Journal of History of Science, Japan   57(287) 186-200   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Masanori Wada
Bulletin of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Mie University   (1) 37-48   Mar 2016
Masanori Wada
Transformation of Chemistry from the 1920s to the 1960s: IWHC 2015 Tokyo Proceedings   35-41   2016
Making Research Integrity a Part of Undergraduate Education in Japan (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
The Research Reports of Shibaura Institute of Technology. Social Science and Humanities   48(2) 115-122   Mar 2015
Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology made public in 2014 a new guideline for research integrity. All the universities and research institutions are expected to follow the guideline and extend the education of rese...
Masanori Wada
Journal of Learner-Centered Higher Education   (3) 117-132   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Masanori Wada
Journal of History of Science, Japan   53(269) 49-66   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Did Practical Training at the Imperial College of Engineering Really “Decline”? (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Tokyo Tech Studies in Science, Technology and Culture   (17) 1-16   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
The Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo, 1873–1886, and Its Role in the Formation of Engineering in Meiji Japan (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Tokyo Institute of Technology      Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Masanori Wada
Journal of History of Science, Japan   51(263) 148-159   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
From Foundation to Dissolution of Rigaku Kyokai: An Introduction to Studies on Academic Societies in Japan (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Tokyo Tech Studies in Science, Technology and Culture   (15) 11-24   Sep 2012
Chemistry and Practical Education at the Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo, 1873–1886 (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
The Journal of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry   39(2) 55-78   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Gary Downey, and Masanori Wada
2011 Annual Conference & Exposition: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Engineering Education   2011 1-20   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Following in Jokichi TAKAMINE’s Footsteps (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Il Saggiatore   (39) 12-22   May 2010
The Education of Kiyoshi MINAMI, a Graduate of the Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Il Saggiatore   (38) 61-69   May 2009
Hideo Yamamoto, Tatsushi Matsuyama, and Masanori Wada
Powder Technology   122(1/2) 205-211   2002   [Refereed]

Misc

 
A Report on the workshop, IWHC2015 (The International Workshop on the History of Chemistry) (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
The Journal of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry   42(3) 163-164   Sep 2015   [Invited]
Masanori Wada
Nature   514(7520) 35-35   Oct 2014
Review of Igirisu Gijutsusha Yōseishi no Kenkyu, by Shin Hirose, Tokyo: Kazama Shobō (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Journal of History of Science, Japan   53(270) 266-268   Jul 2014   [Invited]
Masanori Wada
The Journal of Science Education   55(1) 98-101   Jan 2012   [Invited]
Review of Daigaku no Tanjo, by Ikuo Amano, Tokyo: Chuō Kōronshinsha (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
The Journal of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry   38(1) 48-50   Mar 2011
Masanori Wada
Kagakushi Gijutsushi Tsūshin   (21) 2-3   2011
Review of Nihon no Sangyo Gijutsu Kotohajime, by Hitoshi Tomita, Tokyo: Diamond-sha (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Kagakushi Gijutsushi Tsūshin   (13) 4-5   2010

Books etc

 
Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry (Part:Joint Editor)
Kagaku-Dojin Publishing   Mar 2017   ISBN:4759818391
Simple Principles in Cutting Edge Technologies, edited by Yamazaki, M., and Kobayashi
JIPM Solution   Oct 2010   ISBN:4889563768

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Social Motives of Two Higher Technical Schools in Tokyo and Osaka to Attain University Status in 1929 [Invited]
Masanori Wada
International Conference on Generation and Dissemination of Technical Knowledge in Japan from Edo- to Meiji-Period--From Craftsman to Engineer   20 Sep 2018   Centre Européen d'Études Japonaises d'Alsace (CEEJA)
Reconsidering the Role of Higher Technical Schools in the Taisho and Showa Eras before Attaining University Status
Masanori Wada
65th Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society of Japan in Tokyo, Japan   27 May 2018   
Masanori Kaji's Practice in Teaching the Graduate Level of the History of Science [Invited]
Masanori Wada, Riki Kudo, Shintaro Furuya, Daishi Okada
64th Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society of Japan in Kagawa, Japan   4 Jun 2017   
Masanori Wada
The History of Science Society of Japan   22 Aug 2015   
Masanori Wada
Regular Meeting of the Tokai Branch, the History of Science Society of Japan in Nagoya, Japan   Apr 2015   
Masanori Wada
The International Workshop on the History of Chemistry   Mar 2015   
World Engineering Congress Held in Tokyo in 1929 and the Japanese Chemists Community (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry in Hiroshima, Japan   Jul 2014   
Masanori Wada
61st Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society of Japan in Hokkaido, Japan   May 2014   
Masanori Wada
Meeting of the Tuesday Seminar in Tokyo, Japan   Jan 2014   
Undergraduate Research in Japan: Problems of Engineering Education [Invited]
Masanori Wada
KAIST STP-The D. Kim Foundation Workshop on the History of Science and Technology in the 20th Century in Busan, South Korea   Jan 2014   
After the Nagasaki Training Center: Engineers for Japan
Gary Downey, and Masanori Wada
5th Workshop of the International Network for Engineering Studies in Copenhagen, Denmark   Oct 2012   
Masanori Wada
35th Annual Research Seminar of the Japanese Society for Historical Studies on Higher Education in Kanagawa, Japan   Oct 2012   
The Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo, 1871–1886, and Its Impact on Engineering in Meiji Japan [Invited]
Masanori Wada
Brownbag Lunch Talk of History of East Asian Science and Technology, at the History of Science and Technology Department, the Johns Hopkins University, in Baltimore Maryland   Mar 2012   
Masanori Wada
Science, Technology and Medicine in East Asia: Policy, Practice, and Implications in a Global Context, in Columbus, Ohio   Oct 2011   
Education in the Department of Chemistry at the Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry in Aomori, Japan   Jul 2011   
What Is Global Engineering Education For . . . Across Japan?
Gary Downey, and Masanori Wada
The 118th Annual Conference & Exposition, at The American Society for Engineering Education, in Vancouver, Canada   Jun 2011   
The Role of the Ministry of Public Works in Meiji Japan in Designing Engineering Education: Reconsidering the Foundation of the Imperial College of Engineering (in Japanese)
Masanori Wada
58th Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society of Japan in Tokyo, Japan   May 2011   
The First Normativity: Engineering Formation and Japan
Gary Downey, and Masanori Wada
Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science with Japanese Society for Science and Technology Studies in Tokyo, Japan   Aug 2010   
The Role of the Japanese Cultural Background in the Formation of Engineering Education: In the Case of the Imperial College of Engineering, 1871–1886
Masanori Wada
23rd International Congress of History of Science and Technology in Budapest, Hungary   Aug 2009   
Panel Discussion of Students
Masanori Wada, Bjoern Frank, Seunghye Hong, Koji Moriyama, and Ablat Gulmire, chaired by Quan Sasaki Tu and Manabu Kobayashi
5th Annual Symposium on the Science of Institutional Management of Technology of the   Feb 2009   
Social and Personal Orientation of Students at the Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo in Early Meiji Japan
Masanori Wada
5th Annual Symposium on the Science of Institutional Management of Technology of the 21st Century Center of Excellence Program, in Tokyo, Japan   Feb 2009   
Imitation or Originality?: Engineering in Early Meiji Japan from Henry Dyer’s Viewpoint
Masanori Wada, Bjoern Frank, Seunghye Hong, Koji Moriyama, and Ablat Gulmire, Chairs: Quan Sasaki Tu, and Manabu Kobayashi
5th Annual Symposium on the Science of Institutional Management of Technology of the 21st Century Center of Excellence Program, in Tokyo, Japan   Feb 2009   
Motives of Entering the Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo
Masanori Wada
Presentation Session by Fiscal Year 2008 Research Assistants and Young Researchers of   Sep 2008   
Masanori Wada
Meeting of the Tuesday Seminar in Tokyo, Japan   May 2008   

Committee Memberships

 
Feb 2013
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Today
Nihon Kagakushi Gakkai [History of Science Society, Japan]  Member, General Affairs Committee
 
Jul 2011
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Today
Kagakushi Jiten [Dictionary of the History of Chemistry]  Member, Editorial Board
 
Jan 2011
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Today
Kagakushi [Journal of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry]  Member, Editorial Board
 
Jan 2011
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Today
Gijutsu Bunka Ronso [Tokyo Tech Studies in Science, Technology and Culture]  Assistant Editor, Editorial Board
 
Jan 2011
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Today
Kagakushi Gakkai [Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry]  Member, Administrative Board
 
2011
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2012
Nihon Kagakushi Gakkai [History of Science Society, Japan]  Member, Election Committee
 
Apr 2008
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Dec 2010
Gijutsu Bunka Ronso [Tokyo Tech Studies in Science, Technology and Culture]  Member, Editorial Board
 
2009
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2010
Nihon Kagakushi Gakkai [History of Science Society, Japan]  Member, Election Committee