Executive Vice President and Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
21:05 - 21:55(JST) / 12:05 - 12:55(GMT) / 07:05 - 07:55(EST)High-level Talk Session
Yuko Fujigaki is an Executive Vice President, and a Professor of the University of Tokyo. Her major is Science and Technology Studies (STS) and Scientometrics. She served as the President of Japanese Society of Science and Technology Studies (JSSTS) from 2013 to 2016. She was the Program Chair of the joint meeting of 4S (Society for Social Studies of Science) and JSSTS in 2010. She wrote books, such as “The Public Ethic and Spirit of Specialism” (University of Tokyo Press, 2003) and “Social Responsibility of Scientists” (Iwanami-Science-Library, 2018). She edited “Lessons from Fukushima - Japanese Case Studies on Science, Technology and Society” (Springer, 2015) and a book series on “Challenge of STS: I - III” (Univ. of Tokyo Press, 2020). She is now an Editorial Advisor of Social Studies of Science (SSS) and Science and Public Policy, and Editorial Board of East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal (EASTS).