Session outline
Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences(A)
Session Sub Category Hydrology & Water Environment(HW)
Session ID A-HW31
Title Perspectives for graduate education and career paths in water science
Short title Career paths in water science
Convener Name Maki Tsujimura
Affiliation Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Co-convener 1. Name Kaoru Takara
Affiliation Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Co-convener 2. Name Makoto Taniguchi
Affiliation Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
Co-convener 3. Name Tetsuya Hiyama
Affiliation Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
International Symposium No request
Language Japanese
Scope In this session, we discuss on the issues on career paths for young PhD holders in the field of water sciences and technology in Japan, especially focusing on degree program in the PhD course, potential career paths in this field, matching of the human capacity between needs of the business world and seeds of the academic world, etc.
Type of presentation Oral and Poster presentation
Invited papers