Chief Scientist Laboratories
Chief Scientists form the core of RIKEN’s interdisciplinary research system. They are appointed on a long-term basis to bridge gaps between disciplines and keep abreast of the latest research developments to ensure that RIKEN positions itself as a pioneer in new emerging fields. They help to plan the organization’s future research strategy and ensure that the overall strength of the institute can be mobilized to respond to changing social needs.
Organization (Alphabetical order by family name of PI)
- Group Director: Osamu Kamigaito(D.Sci.)
Deputy Group Director: Hiroki Okuno(D.Sci.)
Deputy Group Director: Nobuhisa Fukunishi(D.Sci.)
Deputy Group Director: Masayuki Kase(D.Sci.)