The Japan Academy

Operated under the auspices of the Ministry of Education,
Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, The Japan Academy
(Nippon Gakushi-in) is an organization that accords special
recognition to researchers with the most eminent records of academic and
scientific achievement. The Academy's primary purpose is to carry out programs
that contribute to the advancement of academic pursuit.


  • PJA Ser. A
  • PJA Ser. B
  • Transactions of the Japan Academy



Dec 9, 2022
Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Ser. B Vol. 98 No. 10 is released NEW
Dec 9, 2022
Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Ser. A Vol. 98 No. 10 is released NEW
Nov 14, 2022
New President electedNEW
Nov 14, 2022
Prof. Komiya Ryutaro passed awayNEW
Sep 2, 2022
Prof. Tsunewaki Koichiro passed awayNEW
Aug 18, 2022
Prof. Ian Hill Nish, Honorary Member, passed away NEW
July 12, 2022
Prof. Lee Ho Wang, Honorary Member, passed away NEW
July 1, 2022
The 112th Annual Award Ceremony was heldNEW
Apr 15, 2022
Prof. Tatsuta Misao passed away NEW
Mar 28, 2022
Prof. Nishio Masaru passed away
Mar 17, 2022
Prof. Toyoshima Kumao passed away
Mar 14, 2022
Recipients of the Imperial Prize, the Japan Academy Prizes and the Duke of Edinburgh Prize elected
Mar 14, 2022
New Honorary Members elected
Mar 14, 2022
Prof. Kondo Jun passed away
Jan 12, 2022
Recipients of the Japan Academy Medal elected
Dec 24, 2021
New Members elected
Nov 30, 2021
Transactions of the Japan Academy, Vol. 76 No. 1 is released
Nov 24, 2021
Prof. Itô Sadao passed away
Nov 12, 2021
Prof. Hara Minoru passed away
Nov 5, 2021
Prof. Nakane Chie passed away
Sept. 8, 2021
Prof. Takeda Tsuneo passed away
Aug 25, 2021
Prof. Yamada Yasuyuki passed away
July 30, 2021
Prof. Maskawa Toshihide passed away
May 26, 2021
Prof. Nagao Makoto passed away
May 10, 2021
Prof. Utida Yositika passed away
Apr 15, 2021
Recipients of the Imperial Prizes and the Japan Academy Prizes elected
Apr 12, 2021
His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh passed away
Apr 05, 2021
Prof. Akasaki Isamu passed away
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