<Recruitment> Tohoku University Science Angels program AY 2017

We are recruiting applicants for Tohoku University Science Angels program AY 2017.We look forward to your application.


This program aims to nurture next-generation female researchers and to cultivate a sense of mission and responsibility among those involved in research in the natural sciences by appointing female graduates enrolled in natural science departments as Science Angels to work with and help motivate students at primary schools, junior high schools and high schools.

Program details

(1) At the request of their former schools or other schools in the community, Science Angels conduct seminars and other events at which they discuss their experiences to date and current research projects in order to communicate messages aimed at helping young people feel a more intimate connection with natural sciences.
(2) Participation in gender equality symposiums hosted by Tohoku University or other institutions in order to increase awareness of gender quality issues.
(3) In addition to the above, participation and presentations at events for female students and female researchers.
●Planning and implementation of seminars for high schools, etc., open campus days and science events.
See here for examples.

How to apply

yajirushiApplication guide and forms

Deadline for submission of applications: May 2, 2017 (Be sure to check your department’s deadline.)