A Lecture Meeting on Gender Equality “Utilizing diversity leads the way for the future.” to be Held


We will hold a Lecture Meeting on Gender Equality. We invite Dr. Miyoko Watanabe, Director of Diversity Promotion Office, Vice-director, Japan Science and Technology Agency as the guest lecturer. She is planning to give a lecture on the meaning of gender equality and creating a new value through promotion of diversity. 【Date and Time】 Wednesday, January 18, 2017   16:20~17:10 【Venue】 Kofu Campus, Information Media Building, 5th Floor, Multipurpose Hall The Department of Medicine Campus, Library Meeting Room ※The lecture event will be wired through the television conference to the Department of Medicine 【Contents】 16:20~16:25 Opening Address: Dr. Futaba Kazama, Office Head of the Gender Equality Office 16:25~16:30 Address from President of University of…Continue reading

【Sponsored by other organization】Seminar on Career Building for Women University Students


We would like to inform you that The National Women’s Education Center will hold “Seminar on Career Building for Women University Students ~ To think about a carrier is to think about your life~”. They are looking for participants of women university students as written below. 【Date and Time】 February 18 (Sta.) – 19(Sun.), 2017 (one night and two days) 【Venue】 February 18: Kasumigaseki Knowledge Square (Tokyo) February 19:  National Women’s Education Center (Saitama) 【Participation Fee】Free of Charge *Accommodation fee and the cost of meals will be charged separately. Room rate:1,200yen/person Breakfast: 870yen  Lunch:550 yen~  Dinner:1,080 yen 【Deadline for Application】 February 13 (Mon.) due NLT (First comes, first served) 【Inquiries/ Information】 National…Continue reading

【Offer Closed】【Looking for women university students of Science and Engineering】


【Offer Closed】 University of Yamanashi Gender Equality Office holds the event for high-school and junior high-school girls who are thinking about pursuing their studies in the field of science, cosponsored by Pure Sogo, the Yamanashi Prefecture Gender Equality Promotional Center every year. ( *The above activity is conducted as part of the action plan on the base of the Act on Promotion of Women’s participation and Advancement in the Workplace.) The Gender Equality Office is looking for female university students of science and engineering that give a talk on study at university and experience of career-path selection etc. for high-school and junior high-school girls. The contents are as follows: 【Title of Event】…Continue reading

News Letter (Vol.20) to be Issued☆


News Letter No. 20 has been released.   In this edition, we will report the training session of diversity management and career advancement seminar.  In addition, we introduce a female researcher’s feedback on use of “Research Support for Reinstated Researchers” and an inaugural address of a new coordinator. *♪*―――――*♪*―――――*♪*     Vol.20 Click here *♪*―――――*♪*―――――*♪*

“Gender Equality Encouragement Award for Academic Research of University of Yamanashi” has been established.


University of Yamanashi has established “Gender Equality Encouragement Award for Academic Research of University of Yamanashi”. This award is conducted on the basis of “The University of Yamanashi Dean Declaration of Action for the Advancement and Acceleration of Gender Equality” (established on September 30, 2015) . The purpose of the award is to improve research motivation, to develop excellent female researchers who have a key role in academic studies for the future, and to promote gender equality by honoring them for their excellent achievements. Please look at an intranet bulletin board within the campus in details.