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【IWD Webinar Series】Japan Gender Update: Envisioning a Far more Female Future of Japan 2021 SHIRAHASE Sawako x Bill Emmott


Friday, 12 March 2021, 6:00-7:00 pm

Since the inaugural Tokyo College lecture and the dialogue, "Envisioning a far more female future of Japan" (2019), Japanese society has undergone a number of historical events. We bring together original speakers of the dialogue to revisit the topic and discuss how gender ideals and practices may have changed in the past two years in Japan.

【IWD Webinar Series】Gender in University Interview: Prof OSAWA Machiko


Wednesday, 10 March 2021, 10:00-10:30 am

What are the biggest opportunities and challenges facing Japan in reaching gender parity in universities and the labor force? Join us for this interview with Machiko Osawa on how she translates her research on women’s career development in Japan to collaborations with educational and governmental institutions.

【IWD Webinar Series】Gender, Diversity and Inclusion in Academic and Research Environments in Australia and Japan

イベント予定共催/Joint Event

Monday, 8 March 2021, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Researchers and practitioners from Australia and Japan will share perspectives on gender, diversity, and inclusion in academic and other environments, in both countries. Webinar participants are encouraged to join this collaborative conversation to engage with the conditions of gender in our everyday lives.

A Series of Dialogues on Global History — Epilogue


Tuesday, 23 February 2021 (Available from 17:00 JST)

Prof. HANEDA Masashi (Director of Tokyo College, the University of Tokyo) and Tokyo College Researchers discuss the future issues on Global History and Humanities in 2050

A Series of Dialogues on Global History


Every Tuesday and Friday from 15 January 2021 (Available from 17:00 JST)

What is global history, a new trend of historical studies? Global historians and junior researchers at Tokyo College exchange their ideas on the meaning and the potential of global history. Global History's methods, effective topics and positionality of historians will be also discussed.

Understanding the Physics of Virus Transmission


Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 10:00-11:30 am

Prof. Howard Stone recently conducted a study on pathogen transmission in speech. Prof. Makoto TSUBOKURA is researching droplet propagations and the effects of wearing masks by computer simulation . These two experts will explain their results to the general public, followed by a discussion and Q&A.