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About Bernard CHENEVIER

A performing approach to contribute in developing International research in Japanese Universities: The Humboldtian model – Humboldtisches Bildungsideal A concept of academic education that emerged in the early 19th century and whose core idea is a holistic combination of research and studies. The Humboldtian Model integrates the arts and sciences with research to achieve both comprehensive general learning and cultural knowledge. BACKGROUND 1. CNRS researcher for … Continue reading About Bernard CHENEVIER

Professor Larry YOUNG from Emory University (Atlanta GA, USA) and Tsukuba University will be at Okayama University in late March-2019

Professor L. YOUNG will be hosted by Pr. Hideaki TAKEUCHI from the Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology. During his stay at Okayama University Pr. Larry YOUNG will have a series of discussions and meetings to plan future collaborative research. On March 28th he will give a URA International Seminar in the “trendy” Fukutake Hall on Shikata Campus of the University. This series of … Continue reading Professor Larry YOUNG from Emory University (Atlanta GA, USA) and Tsukuba University will be at Okayama University in late March-2019

BE-ARCHAEO kick-off at Okayama University – February-21st (Thursday)

BE-ARCHAEO is a large scale RISE (Marie Slodowska-Curie Action) program supported by the European Commission. The consortium of this program includes Torino University – Coordinator – Okayama and Lisboa Universities, Shimane prefectural Educational organisation, the International Research Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology (IRIAE) in Naples and a range of European small companies. The BE-ARCHAEO main objectives are focused on: Kofun period in Japan (from 250AD … Continue reading BE-ARCHAEO kick-off at Okayama University – February-21st (Thursday)

On the April 11th (afternoon) — “2ND” ERASMUS-Day — at Okayama University.

(The first one was held on Oct-20th-2014) The”2ND” ERASMUS-Day will be held on April-11th (Thursday — Afternoon, at the seminar room of International House) at a moment when Pr. Dhimane (ERASMUS fellow from Sorbonne and key person in the development of Okayama Univ/Sorbonne mobilities) would be at Okayama for her ERASMUS period. A preliminary list of speakers include: Richard KELNER – ERASMUS programs at the … Continue reading On the April 11th (afternoon) — “2ND” ERASMUS-Day — at Okayama University.

FY-2019: “110” : Nice fiscal year for European Master level Students at Okayama University !!

From FY-2016, the number of European students (MASTER level) undergoing a research training period at Okayama University is increasing gradually and drastically: in the FY-2019 season, the 100 th students will be welcomed. The Internship minimum duration is 3 months and there is virtually … no upper time limit. The fields where students like to apply are mainly Materials Science, Computer Science and Modelling, Physics, … Continue reading FY-2019: “110” : Nice fiscal year for European Master level Students at Okayama University !!

SAKU (FY-2018): 4th edition of a support program for young talented researchers at Okayama University

The SAKU program is a multiannual support program  to provide strategic support to young talented researchers. The aim is to help them to enhance their research potential and expertise domestically and globally. A 8 (2 sites) or 10 days (3) financial support is provided for networking purposes only. This program is open to those who wish to increase their international research profile by building connections … Continue reading SAKU (FY-2018): 4th edition of a support program for young talented researchers at Okayama University

Professor S. MULLER from Strasbourg University for 2 weeks at Okayama University.

A mobility program started in 2017 between Strasbourg University (UNISTRA) in France and Okayama University. In October 2018 Professor Muller joined the program and spent 2 weeks in the research group headed by Professor T. Kuboki from the Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceuticals. Sylviane Muller is a Distinguished class research director in the French Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and Professor … Continue reading Professor S. MULLER from Strasbourg University for 2 weeks at Okayama University.

“Archaeology and Science”: A workshop of BE-ARCHAEO (a H2020-RISE project)

“Archaeology and Science” from the excavation to the restoration of the archaeological find. A joint workshop on archaeometry, Okayama University-Turin University European H2020 MSCA RISE 2018 BE-ARCHAEO project. DAY ONE: Monday 27/08/2018, DAY TWO: Tuesday 28/08/2018. At the seminar room 2-10, Building 1 of the Faculty of Letters, Law and Economics Okayama University. Program is here (PDF file) Continue reading “Archaeology and Science”: A workshop of BE-ARCHAEO (a H2020-RISE project)