The Steering Committee deliberates the basic policy for management of the Institute, matters related with the construction of facilities and installation of equipment, matters related with appointment of tenured faculty, matters related with the planning and execution of budget, etc.
Collaborative Research Council
The Collaborative Research Council is comprised of representatives of IER and of the following universities and research institutes. The CRC deliberates the basic policy and plan concerning IER’s research activities in general, appointment of short-term faculty members and execution of the budget.
Director / Professor Kenji Nanba Vice Director / Project Professor Aleksei Konoplev Vice Director / Professor, Nagasaki University Noboru Takamura University of Tsukuba Yuichi Onda Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology Jota Kanda Hiroshima University Hiroshi Ide Fukushima Medical University Tetsuo Ishikawa National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology Tatsuo Aono
External Inspection and Evaluation
Institute of Environmental Radioactivity (IER) has established an Advisory Board as an external evaluation system to advise the Director on the overall activities of the institute.
The Advisory Board consists of the following four members, who are highly knowledgeable and internationally active in the field of environmental radioactivity.
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology Prof. Brenda Howard MBE Russian Institute of Radiology and Agroecology Prof. Sergey Fesenko Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Prof. Wolfgang Raskob, Consultant Institute for Environmental Sciences Dr. Satoshi Yoshida Past Evaluations & Proposed Responses
Please refer to the following PDF files for past evaluations from the Advisory Board and the proposed responses from the IER.
Fukushima University and IER have established collaborative agreements with the above research institutes.
Institute for Environmental Sciences(IES)
Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA)
National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) Quantum Medical Science Directorate of National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology (QST)
College of Science and Engineering, Kawazawa University
Fukushima Medical University
Institute of Radiation Emergency Medicine, Hirosaki University
Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Hirosaki University Institute of Radiation Emargency Medicine
University of Tsukuba
Tomioka Town, Fukushima Prefecture