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Jun-ichi IMURA

Vice President for Teaching and Learning

Jun-ichi IMURA, Vice President for Teaching and Learning

Jun-ichi Imura has been vice president for teaching and learning at Tokyo Tech since April 2018. He concurrently serves as professor at the School of Engineering.

After earning his bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering from Kyoto University in 1988 and 1990 respectively, Imura spent four years at the university's Faculty of Engineering as assistant professor from 1992 to 1996. During this period, he was awarded his Doctor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering in 1995.

Imura was associate professor at Hiroshima University from 1996 to 2001. He also spent one year as a visiting researcher at the University of Twente from 1998 to 1999. Imura joined Tokyo Tech's Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering as associate professor in April 2001, becoming professor in 2004. He has been professor at the new School of Engineering since its establishment in April 2016.

Imura has been the associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Automatica, and Nonlinear Analysis: Hybrid Systems. He has been a member of several IFAC Technical Committees since 2003, and the IFAC Policy Committee since 2014. Imura also served as an IEEE CSS Board of Governors member in 2010, 2013, and from 2015 to 2017.