***Japan Geoscience Union Mailnews August Issue
No.357 August 10, 2021***
<< Contents >>
| 1. Announcement on the election of JpGU Representatives
| -> Schedule
| -> Candidacy
| 2. Announcement on Call for Session Proposals for JpGU 2022 [from Oct 1]
| 3. About the Quiz Rally in JpGU 2021
| 4. JGL17-3 (August 2021) is now available!
| 5. Information from PEPS
| -> SPEPS (Special call for excellent papers on hot topics) article collections
| -> Latest Articles
| 6. What’s new
| -> Applications
| -> Career Opportunity
#1. Announcement on the election of JpGU Representatives
Period for declaration of candidacy of JpGU Representatives starts at
9am on Friday, August 13, 2021. We encourage all JpGU members to
consider running for JpGU Representative, or to recommend others as
candidates, and to vote. We look for your active participation in the
Period for declaration of candidacy of JpGU Representatives starts:
9am on Friday August 13, 2021
Period for declaration of candidacy ends:
5pm on Monday September 13, 2021
9am on Monday October 4, 2021
5pm on Thursday November 4, 2021
Ballot counting and Announcement of results:
Wednesday November 10, 2021
(2) How to run for a candidate / How to recommend a candidate
Please fill in the relevant form on the JpGU Members Site
( https://www.jpgu-member.org/jpgu/en/ ) before the September 13
deadline. To access the form, log in using your JpGU ID and password,
click the button “Representative Election” in menu at the left of your
Please visit “Public Announcement of the 2022 JpGU Representative
Election” for more information.
*All dates and times are in Japan Standard Time (UTC+09:00).
Election Administration Committee
#2. Announcement on Call for Session Proposals for JpGU 2022 [from Oct 1]
We will start accepting session proposals for the JpGU Meeting 2022
from October 1.
JpGU Meeting 2022 (Tentative Plan)
Date: May 22 (SUN) – 26 (THU), 2022
Meeting format: Hybrid (on-site + online)
On-site venue: Makuhari Messe Chiba, Japan
*The meeting format and dates may change depending on the situation.
We will promptly inform you in such a case.
*Key Dates (Subject to change)
Meeting website opens:
Oct 1 (FRI), 2021
Session proposal period:
Oct 1 (FRI) – Nov 2 (TUE), 2021
We look forward to receiving many proposals from a wide range of
#3. About the Quiz Rally in JpGU 2021
From JpGU 2021 Exhibition Team
Thank you for your participation to the exhibition at JpGU Meeting
The winners of the quiz rally prizes are published below.
Congratulations to all the winners! We are planning to send out the
prizes in August.
The answers to all the questions of Quiz Rally and the percentage of
correct answers are published below.
Thank you very much to all the exhibitors who provided questions and
#4. JGL17-3 (August 2021) is now available!
The latest issue (Vol.17, No.3) of the Japan Geoscience Union
Newsletter (JGL) has been published. The electronic version is
The printing and mailing of JGL has been suspended due to the spread of the COVID-19.
We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.
#5. Information from PEPS
The number of paper downloads of PEPS articles in 2020 showed about
three times increase from 2018. The latest Impact Factor for PEPS has
increased to 3.604.
(1) SPEPS (Special call for excellent papers on hot topics) article
We publish an open-access special issue (SPEPS) focusing on session
themes of international conferences and achievements of projects.
SPEPS is expected to be an effective place to disseminate research
results to the world.
We welcome the proposal of a new SPEPS special issue from your
session of JpGU2021 or your project.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for SPEPS proposal.
(2) Latest Articles
The following articles were published.
You can download and read interesting articles from the PEPS web site
@ Dibyendu Nandy et al.: Solar evolution and extrema: current state
of understanding of long-term solar variability and its planetary
@ Dyuti Prakash Sarkar et al.: Carbonate clumped isotope thermometry
of fault rocks and its possibilities: tectonic implications from
calcites within Himalayan Frontal Fold-Thrust Belt.
@ Zimeng Li et al.: The vertical structure of annual wave energy
flux in the tropical Indian Ocean.
#6. What’s New
Application for Joint Use/Research Program of IPM 2021 (Second Term)
(2) Career Opportunity
The Recruitment of JAMSTEC Young Research Fellow
Geoscientist, Schlumberger Limited
Climate Model Development and Application Group, Research Center for
Environmental Modeling and Application (CEMA), Research Institute for
Global Change (RIGC) Recruitment of Postdoctoral Researcher AKP21-008
Marine Plastics Research Group, Marine Biodiversity and Environmental
Assessment Research Center (BioEnv), Research Institute for Global
Change (RIGC) Recruitment of Researcher(Ⅱ) AKS21-011
Marine Geology and Geophysics Research Group, Subduction Dynamics
Research Center (SDR), Research Institute for Marine Geodynamics (IMG)
Recruitment of Researcher (Ⅱ) CKS21-001
Announcement of Opportunity for a Professor Position at the Institute
of Space and Astronautical Science, JAXA
Two Associate Professors in EPS
Call for a Professor, Earthquake Research Institute, The University
of Tokyo- Seismic activity / structural analysis research field based
on marine seismic observation
Data and information Technology Development Group (DiG), Global
Oceanographic Data Center(GODAC), Research Institute for Value-
Added-Information Generation (VAiG) Recruitment of a Researcher (Ⅱ)
or Research Technician DKM21-003
Job Opening 8211; Assistant Professor in Division of Sustainable
Japan Geoscience Union (https://www.jpgu.org/)
4F Gakkai Center Bldg.
2-4-16 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku,
Tokyo 113-0032, Japan
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