Japanese Committee

Japanese Committee

The steering committee of the Japanese Chapter of IAH from 2016 to 2019 was chosen in the election on December, 2015. If you have any questions concerning IAH or if you want to get involved in the activities of the Japanese Chapter – please feel free to contact us.

President (Council member of IAH, Vice president of IAH (Asia))

Prof. Makoto Taniguchi, Ph.D.

Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN)

Vice President

Prof. Fumi Sugita, Ph.D.

Faculty of Commerce and Economics, Chiba University of Commerce

Vice President

Prof. Tomochika Tokunaga, Ph.D.

Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo

IAH Japan/JAGH liaison

Makoto Nakashima, Ph.D.

Kokusai Kogyo Co.,Ltd.


Akinobu Miyakoshi, Ph.D.

Geological Survey of Japan, AIST