News from Academic Affairs

DATE2023.02.08 #News from Academic Affairs

Call for Participants】2/24(Fri.) "UTokyo Women + Let's Create a Network of Researchers!

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The Office for Gender Equality at UTokyo University has issued the following announcement.

The Office for Gender Equality has been holding "UTokyo Women+: Let's Create a Network of Researchers" since FY2014 with the main purpose of supporting the career development and networking of female researchers. The networking event will include graduate students. This networking event welcomes the participation of young researchers, including graduate students, as well as male researchers, and is being developed with the aim of creating a large network of researchers within the university regardless of occupation or gender.

This year's event is entitled "Childcare and Work. Don't give up even if it's not perfect. After a trilogy discussion by Kari Hayashi, Executive Vice President President of The University of Tokyo, Chihiro Matsui, Associate Professor of Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, and Masahide Yoshikawa, Professor of Graduate School of Medicine (interviewer), participants discussed career development, juggling life events with research and education, and building horizontal networks through group and plenary discussions. We will provide a forum for participants to engage in open discussion about career development, life events and how to manage research and education, horizontal networking, etc.

Office for Gender Equality HP "UTokyo Women+: Let's Create a Network of Researchers!

Office for Gender Equality, The University of Tokyo ( Please register at the URL below and join us.

Date: February 2, 2023

Date and Time: Friday, February 24, 2023, 14:30-16:00

Venue: Online (Zoom)

Target: Researchers belonging to The University of Tokyo (faculty members, researchers, graduate students)

     *We especially welcome young researchers (Lecturers, Assistant Professors, Research Fellows, Graduate Students) *All genders welcome Capacity: About 70 people

Application: Pre-registration online at Application deadline: Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Participation fee: Free of charge

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