野間 健太郎
Born in Takamatsu, Japan, in 1982
Call me Ken!

Positions and Employment

2021-PresentAssociate ProfessorNagoya University
2017-2021Designated Assistant ProfessorNagoya University
2016-2020PRESTO researcherJST

Education and Training

YearDegree and positionAffiliationSupervisor
2012-2017Research Associate (HHMI)UCSDDr. Yishi Jin
2010-2012Postdoctoral FellowUCSDDr. Yishi Jin
2010Ph.D. in ScienceKyoto UniversityDr. Yoshinori Fujiyoshi
2007Master's Degree in ScienceKyoto UniversityDr. Yoshinori Fujiyoshi
2005Bachelor's Degree in Science Kyoto University Dr. Yoshinori Fujiyoshi
2000Takamatsu High School

Honors and Awards

  • Best speaker award, Studium Generale (Lecture series in Nagoya University in English), 2018. Video
  • Innovation Grant (Society of Developmental Biology), 2016
  • DeLill Nasser Award (Genetics Society of America), 2016
  • Oral Presentation Award, 7th Asia Pacific C. elegans meeting, Beijing, China, June 25-29, 2016
  • Third place in the oral presentation research award at the 3rd Annual UCSD Postdoctoral Research Symposium, Sept 14, 2015

Teaching Experiences

ClassUniversitySemesterLanguageYear# sessions
Cell Biology INagoya Univ.FallEnglish2021-Present15
Cell Biology IINagoya Univ. FallEnglish2021-Present15
Genetics IIINagoya Univ. FallEnglish2022-Present5
Physiology and Anatomy IINagoya Univ. FallEnglish2020-Present2
Bioscience LaboratoryNagoya Univ. SpringEnglish2022-Present1
生物学実験Nagoya Univ. SpringJapanese2021-Present1
基礎生物学演習 INagoya Univ. SpringJapanese2022-Present8
基礎生物学演習 IINagoya Univ. FallJapanese2020-20218
生体構築論講義2Nagoya Univ. FallJapanese2022-Present1
生活の中の科学Nagoya Univ. of EconomicsSpringJapanese2021-Present 4-5


Find the information here at 日本の研究.com.


  • Studium Generale (Lecture series in Nagoya University in English), 2018. Video
  • Mei-dai Cafe (Public talk in Japanese organized by Nagoya University), 2022. Video


  • The fourth rank of the black belt of Karate in Gojyu style. Do not mess with him 🙂