The Japan Academy

Organization

Organization

(Special institution of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)

Organization Chart

Executive

Title Name
President IMURA Hiroo
Vice President NISHIO Masaru
Chairperson of Section I SHIBA Yoshinobu
Chairperson of Section II NOYORI Ryoji

Composition of Members, Honorary Fellow / Members, and Staffs

Members

Sections Subsections Fields Fixed Present Vacant
Section I
Humanities and Social Sciences
First Subsection Literature, History, Philosophy 30 27 3
Second Subsection Law, Political Science 24 23 1
Third Subsection Economics, Commerce 16 13 3
Subtotal 70 63 7
Section II
Pure Sciences and Their Applications
Fourth Subsection Pure Sciences 31 28 3
Fifth Subsection Engineering 17 13 4
Sixth Subsection Agriculture 12 11 1
Seventh Subsection Medicine, Pharmaceutics, Dentistry 20 18 2
Subtotal 80 70 10
Total 150 133 17

Honorary Members

Title Fixed Present
Honorary Members 30 25

Staff

Fixed Present
11 11