- Applications have now closed.
- Applications have now open.
Call for participation in BIO JUKU Summer 2020
NAIST’s Division of Biological Science is constantly engaging in research that amazes the world. At the BIO JUKU, participants can interact with teaching staff as well as with graduate school students and post-docs who make such research a reality, and consider their future possibilities. The BIO JUKU is intended for second-, third-, and fourth-year undergraduates, fifth-year regular course college-of-technology students, first- or second-year advanced course college-of-technology students, and adults who are interested in continuing their education at a postgraduate school. Do you want to find out more about postgraduate education, postgraduate life, or the kind of research we do? Come and see for yourself and experience what it is like to be a researcher at NAIST’s Division of Biological Science.
You can get a taste of our enriched postgraduate environment through a hands-on experience of the laboratory you are interested in.
Seize this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity by attending the BIO JUKU.
Please note that we do not provide accommodation
Please wear a mask to prevent spread of COVID-19.
Please use alcohol-based hand rubs at entrance and as often as possible.
We will conduct body temperature checking at the site. If you have a fever, we will request you to follow the school COVID-19 prevention guidance.
Please refrain from coming to the event if you have any symptoms of the COVID-19 infection or do not feel well.
Please note that we may cancel the event due to the situation of COVID-19 spread.
Overview of BIO JUKU Summer 2020
|Purpose||The event is intended to showcase the Division of Biological Science’s laboratories to undergraduates, students in advanced courses at colleges of technology, and adults so that these individuals can get hands-on experience of NAIST’s research and postgraduate life. Participants can also attend a seminar fo entrance exam preparation.|
|Date||September 3 and 4, 2020. Participating just for one day or participating in the seminar for entrance exam preparation only is also possible.|
|Venue||Division of Biological Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
|Those eligible||Second-, third-, and fourth-year undergraduates, fifth-year regular course college-of-technology students, first- or second-year advanced course college-of-technology students, and adults who are interested in continuing their education at a postgraduate school.|
|Organizer||BIO JUKU Organizing Committee, Division of Biological Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology|
|Language||This event is mainly held in Japanese.|
|Attendance fee||The event is free. Please be aware that we do not arrange or pay for attendees’ accommodation, transport, or on-campus meals.|
|Application||You must register in advance. Please use the application form below.|
|Application deadline||Applications have now closed.|
|Participant cap||Approx. 30|
|Program||You will be assigned to your preferred laboratory on a first-come, first-served basis. We will give you more details on this and other matters after the application deadline.|
|Inquiries||BIO JUKU Organizing Committee, Division of Biological Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma, NARA 630-0192 JAPAN
Applications have now closed.
Within a week of the date we receive your application, a member of the BIO JUKU Organizing Committee will send an email to the address you provided on the application.
Please ensure that you are able to receive an email from @bs.naist.jp.
If the email does not arrive, please call us at +81-743-72-5582.
The following 23 laboratories are participating in the upcoming BIO JUKU.
Please understand some labs may not welcome any participants depending on the situation of COVID-19 spread.
- Plant Developmental Signaling
- Plant Metabolic Regulation
- Plant Growth Regulation
- Plant Stem Cell Regulation and Floral Patterning
- Plant Physiology
- Plant Immunity
- Plant Secondary Metabolism
- Plant Symbiosis
- Functional Genomics and Medicine
- Tumor Cell Biology
- Molecular Immunobiology
- Molecular Medicine and Cell Biology
- RNA Molecular Medicine
- Stem Cell Technology
- Developmental Biomedical Science
- Organ Developmental Engineering
- Cell Signaling
- Applied Stress Microbiology
- Environmental Microbiology(Sep.3 only)
- Structural Life Science
- Gene Regulation Research
- Systems Neurobiology and Medicine
- Computational Biology
Under certain circumstances, we may be unable to assign you to your preferred laboratory. In such cases, we will assign you to the nearest equivalent laboratory.
BIO JUKU Organizing Committee, Division of Biological Science
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Graduate School of Science and Technology
8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma, NARA 630-0192 JAPAN