Past Events

Welcome to Class of 2022 New Students

2022年9月1日 (木) 10:30
OIST Auditorium

Welcome Ceremony for Class of 2022 New Students

OIST NetCafé (大学院説明会) 2022年8月

2022年8月26日 (金) 17:00

This session will be done in English only. The program will start off with OIST general introduction, PhD & Research Internship admission process, financial support and student life followed by the panel discussion by 2 OIST PhD students.

Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) Workshop

2022年6月21日 (火) 10:30

Professional and Career Development (PCD) 1 requirement: Part 2 of Responsible Conduct in Research

[Responsible Conduct in Research Workshop]

This is the part 2 of 3-series research ethcis course. Madatory for PCD1.

Now that you have completed Part 1 of online self-learing (eFront and The LAB), let us get together for interactive discussion to deeepen your understanding of Responsible Conduct in Research.


Dr. Kathy Takayama

Senior Consultant for Center for Professional Development and Inclusive Excellence (C-Hub)

Kathy has over 20 years of experience in creating and leading innovations to develop engaging, inclusive, and productive educational environments for a wide range of universities across the world. She has collaborated with organizations including the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, the National Academies Fellowship of the US National Research Council, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning on initiatives to build capacity for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), and has served as external advisor to universities around the world. A professor of molecular microbiology by background, Kathy previously served as executive director of professional development centers at US research universities including Brown University and Columbia University.

Graduation Ceremony 2022

2022年5月20日 (金) 14:00 16:00
OIST Auditorium

The Graduation Ceremony to award degrees to students who have graduated in the period May 2021 to March 2022.



(Somewhat) Functional Journal Club

2022年3月1日 (火) 16:00 17:00
B701,Lab 3
Seva will talk about string diagrams.

OIST NetCafé (大学院説明会) 2022年2月

2022年2月10日 (木) 10:00

今回の特別版OIST Caféは、国連が提唱する「科学における女性と女児の国際デー」を記念して行われます。OISTが女性研究者や学生をどう支援しているのかの紹介や、現在博士課程学生やポスドクとしてOISTに所属している女性がそれぞれの経験をシェアし、参加者と共に共通の課題や悩みについて議論する場となります。パネルディスカッションでは、参加者が直接登壇者にリアルタイムで質問できる機会を設けています。

また、今回はジョンズ・ホプキンス大学(米国)公衆衛生大学院 特別栄誉教授およびメリーランド大学特別栄誉教授であるリタ・コルウェル博士も登壇予定です。コルウェル博士は米国国家科学技術会議(NSF)にて、初の女性共同議長を務めました。

[Resume Workshop] Crafting an effective Resume

2022年1月27日 (木) 13:30 15:00
Online workshop

[Resume workshop] - Crafting an effective Resume

Join us for the “Crafting an effective Resume” workshop to discover how you can utilize these strategies to make your application more focused, tailored, and relevant.

OIST Alumni Talks - Nico Espinas

2022年1月26日 (水) 16:00 17:00
Online session

OIST Alumni Talks

Name: Dr. Nino Espinas (Class of 2012)
Talk Title: Reflection and Comparison of Postdoc Life in Japan and Europe

Winter Admissions Selection 2022

2022年1月24日 (月) (All day)2022年2月11日 (金) (All day)

Online Admissions Selection for shortlisted PhD applicants from January 24th to February 11th, 2022.

Information sessions about PhD program, faculty talks and interviews all via zoom.

The event is targeted towards shortlisted applicants for our PhD program.

Please contact for further details. 


Mini Course: Speeding up MATLAB (by MathWorks) 2 of 2

2022年1月14日 (金) 10:00 12:00
B701, Computer Lab, Lab 3.

This Mini Course will be taught by engineers from MathWorks, the company developping MATLAB. The focus will be on accelerating MATLAB code, using different approaches: better general coding practices, using the Parallel Computing Toolbox, and using Deigo's resources.

◆Target audience
This course is suitable for people with some experience with MATLAB. Ideally, the participants will already have some code that they are interested in speeding up.