Chancellor's curiculum Vitae

Personal Experience

  • Graduated from Kyoto University, Faculty of Law, B.L.
  • 1968, April Started to work at the Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture
  • 1985, July Kitakyushu City, Board of Education, Superintendent
  • 1988, July Local Education Support Bureau, Local Affairs Division, Director
  • 1993, July Minister's Secretariat, General Affairs Division, Director
  • 1995, July Agency for Cultural Affairs, Cultural Affairs, Deputy Commissioner
  • 1997, July Minister's Secretariat, Director General
  • 2000, June Vice-Minister of Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture
  • 2001, January Vice-Minister of Ministry of Education, Sports, Science and Technology
  • 2003 – 2011 President of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Visiting Professor at Doshisha University, Visiting Professor at Kansai University, Visiting Professor at Kyoto University Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability.
    Education Rebuilding Council Member of First Abe Cabinet, Human Resources Committee and International Committee Member of Council for Science and Technology.
  • 2011, April Josai University Educational Corporation Graduate School, Director
  • 2012, April Josai University Educational Corporation, Trustee
  • *Concurrently as Director General of Graduate School of International Administration and Graduate School of Engineering at Josai International University Graduate School
  • 2016, December Josai University Educational Corporation, Chancellor Ad Interim


  • NPO School Accounting Study Group, Board Chairman


  • 2006, September L'ordre national de la légion d'honneur (France)
  • 2008, August Verdienstorden der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Germany)
  • 2015, April The Order of Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Star (Japan)

Research Fields

  • Educational System, Education Policy, Education Law, Education Curriculum, Education Reformation, University Reform

Noriko Mizuta Ph.D.

Motoyuki Ono,
Chancellor Ad Interim
Josai University
Educational Corporation