Senior Manager, Center for Innovation Policy, Kanagawa University of Human Services
Akio Kurokawa is senior manager, Center for Innovation Policy, Kanagawa University of Human Services. Previously, he was associate fellow, Research Institute of Science and Technology for Policy (RISTEX), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), postdoctoral fellow at the Meiji Institute for Global Affairs (MIGA) and research assistant at the Policy Alternatives Research Institute (PARI) of the University of Tokyo. He graduated from the Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP), University of Tokyo. His main areas of research interest are in public policy, healthcare innovation policy, science of science, and science, technology and innovation policy. He also serves as a visiting researcher at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) and program adviser at RISTEX.