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



Feb 9, 2024
Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Ser. B Vol. 100 No. 2 is released NEW
Feb 9, 2024
Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Ser. A Vol. 100 No. 2 is released NEW
Jan 12, 2024
Recipients of the Japan Academy Medal elected NEW
Dec 20, 2023
New Members elected NEW
Nov 24, 2023
Prof. Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie passed away NEW
Nov 20, 2023
Lecture by Honorary Member, Prof. Carl-Henrik Heldin NEW
Nov 16, 2023
Prof. Beppu Teruhiko passed away NEW
Oct 23, 2023
Prof. Kōzen Hiroshi passed away NEW
June 15, 2023
The 113th Annual Award Ceremony was held
May 30, 2023
Prof. Shimoda Koichi passed away
May 26, 2023
Transactions of the Japan Academy, Vol. 77 No. 3 is released
Apr 12, 2023
Prof. Klaus Stern passed away
Mar 16, 2023
Prof. Inagami Tadashi passed away
Mar 13, 2023
Recipients of the Imperial Prize and the Japan Academy Prizes elected
Feb 10, 2023
Prof. Itoh Makoto passed away
Feb 7, 2023
Prof. Sasazuki Takehiko passed away
Feb 6, 2023
Prof. Mizuta Hiroshi passed away
Jan 24, 2023
Prof. Ishii Shiro and Prof. Uyeda Seiya passed away
Nov 14, 2022
New President elected
Nov 14, 2022
Prof. Komiya Ryutaro passed away
Sep 2, 2022
Prof. Tsunewaki Koichiro passed away
Aug 18, 2022
Prof. Ian Hill Nish, Honorary Member, passed away
July 12, 2022
Prof. Lee Ho Wang, Honorary Member, passed away
Apr 15, 2022
Prof. Tatsuta Misao passed away
Mar 28, 2022
Prof. Nishio Masaru passed away
Mar 17, 2022
Prof. Toyoshima Kumao passed away
Mar 14, 2022
New Honorary Members elected
Mar 14, 2022
Prof. Kondo Jun passed away
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