The Institute for Educational Initiatives promotes education at NAIST by implementing basic policies regarding education, collaboration with educational institutions and companies in Japan and overseas, and consistent career support based on the ideals, basic policies, etc. defined by the institution.




As of May 16, 2019
Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI) Director Executive Director Kiyomi Kakiuchi
Division for Educational Development Division Director Professor Masashi Kawaichi
Division Staff Associate Professor Fuki Ueno
Professor Michael Dean Barker
Associate Professor Leigh McDowell
Associate Professor Paul McAleese
Adjunct Lecturer David Sell
Adjunct Lecturer Yukiko Nakayama
Adjunct Lecturer Adarsh Bala Sharma
Adjunct Lecturer Kaori Yamashita
Adjunct Lecturer Masako Hashimoto
Adjunct Lecturer Mariko Mizuno
Division for Career Development Division Director Professor Takao Hayashi
Division Staff Associate Professor Rika Ohigashi
Adjunct Professor Masako Shinjoh
Adjunct Lecturer Hiroyuki Higuchi
Division for Global Education Division Director Professor Shun Hirota
Division Staff UEA (Chief) Masako Shimamoto
Staff Fuyuko Takao
Center for International Students and Scholars (CISS) UEA (Chief) Robert King
Staff Kazuhi Semba