GS6 Speakers

Hatsumi Mori

Hatsumi Mori, Gender Summit 6 Asia Pacific Speaker

Professor, the Institute for Solid State Physics, University of Tokyo, Japan.

Development of the Next Generation - Summer and Spring Science Schools for Junior and High School Girl Students (download presentation here pdf icon)
Conference: Improving Diversity of STEMM Talents: K-12 Programmes

Hatsumi Mori is a professor of the Institute for Solid State Physics, the University of Tokyo, Japan, since 2010. After completing her undergraduate studies at Ochanomizu Women University majoring in chemistry, she received her Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Tokyo in 1992. She has worked on the development and the characterization of novel organic functional materials, such as organic (super)conductors, magnets, and dielectrics, and exploring the novel non-equilibrium phenomena by external stimuli. She was the head of the gender equality committee in the Physical Society of Japan from 2013 to 2015. She is a member of Science Council of Japan, a researcher of Research Center of Science Systems in Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, and also served as an adviser of the promotion program of science for junior and high school girls in Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).