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Akito Arima

Present Status: Chancellor, Musashi Gakuen
1953 Mar. Graduation from University of Tokyo
1956 Mar. Completion of Graduate Course, Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Tokyo
1958 Aug. Dr. of Science from Univ. of Tokyo
Academic Career:
1956 Apr. Research Associate, Institute for Nuclear Studies(INS), Univ. of Tokyo
1959 Sep. Research Associate, Argonne National Laboratory
1960 Sep. Lecturer, Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Tokyo
1964 Aug. Associate Professor, Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Tokyo
1967 Sep.-1968 Jul. Visiting Professor, Rutgers Univ., New Jersey and Princeton Univ.
1971 Jan.-1973 Jan. Professor, State Univ. of New York at Stony Brook
1975 Jun. Professor, Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Tokyo
1981 Apr. Director of Computer Center, Univ. of Tokyo
1981 Sep.–1982 Aug. Director, The Physical Society of Japan
1983 Oct.-1987 Mar. Councilor, Univ. of Tokyo
1985 Apr.-1987 Mar. Dean of Faculty of Science, Univ. of Tokyo
1987 Apr.-1989 Mar. Vice President, Univ. of Tokyo
1989 Apr.-1993 Mar. President, Univ. of Tokyo
1993 Apr.-1993 Sep. Professor, Hosei Univ.
1993 Apr.-1998 May Scientific Counselor, Ministry of Education
1993 May Professor Emeritus, Univ. of Tokyo
1993 Oct.-1998 May President, The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research(RIKEN)
1995 Apr.-1998 May Chairman of the Central Council for Education
1996 Nov.-1998 May Member of the Administrative Reform Council
1996 Dec.-1998 May Deputy Chairman, Council for Relocation of the Diet and other organizations
1998 Jul.-2004 Jul. House of Councilors member
1998 Jul.-1999 Oct. Minister of Education, Science, Sports and Culture
1999 Jan.-1999 Oct. Minister of State for Science and Technology
2000 Jun.- Chairman, Japan Science Foundation
2004 Jul.- Director, Science Museum
2006 Apr.- Chancellor, Musashi Gakuen
2010 Apr.- Chairperson, Shizuoka University of Art and Culture

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