Divisional director/Associate Professor of School of Science
Biography Dr. Kawamoto earned a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from the Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University in 2007. He has served as a researcher at the Tokyo Institute of Technology since 2007, as a specially appointed assistant professor at Tokyo Tech since 2008, and as a specially appointed lecturer at CoSTEP since 2013. Recently, his enthusiasm for LEGO has returned.
Introduction to Education and Practice Dr. Kawamoto has primarily been involved in science writing programs at CoSTEP. He is also developing a writing workshop from the perspective of science communication. His current interest is in dual-use issues related to science and technology. Using concepts and images in trans-disciplinary research, Dr. Kawamoto aims to describe gaps and interactions between various actors.
Keywords science and technology studies (STS), dual-use, trans-disciplinary research