• Shin Ito

    Shin Ito
    Project Associate Professor
Biography
  • March 1990
    Bachelor of Economics at the Department of Economics, Keio University
  • April 1990
    Staff writer at Nikkei News Paper
  • October 2001
    President at Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology TLO co., Ltd.
  • March 2002
    Master of Business Administration, the Department of Systems Management, Graduate School of Management Science and Public Policy Studies, Tsukuba University
  • April 2009
    Professor at the Center for Innovation and Intellectual Property, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
  • May 2013
    Professor at the Department of Industrial Technology and Innovation, Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
  • September 2021
    Doctor of Philosophy, the Department of Technology Management for Innovation, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo
  • April 2022
    Project Associate Professor at the Institute of Future Initiative, the University of Tokyo

Papers

  • Shin Ito, Toshiya Watanabe (in press). Internal knowledge networks and employees’ performance in a collaborative context: an empirical study of Japanese universities. International Journal of Environment, Workplace and Employment.
  • Shin Ito, Toshiya Watanabe (2020). Multilevel analysis of research management professionals and external funding at universities: Empirical evidence from Japan. Science and Public Policy, Vol. 47 (6), 747–757. doi: 10.1093/scipol/scaa074
  • Kosuke Kato, Shin Ito and Kazuhiko Itaya (2019). Can accidental discoveries be managed? Exploring key factors impacting idea generation in R&D Sites in Japan. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management (IJITM), Vol. 16(06), 1-16. doi: 10.1142/S0219877019500421

Proceedings of International Conference

  • Shin Ito, Toshiya Watanabe (2020). Balanced skills of research management professionals at universities. ISPIM Connect Bangkok 2020 (International Society for Professional Innovation Management), Bangkok, Thailand, 2020/3/3.
  • Shin Ito, Toshiya Watanabe (2017). Survey analysis for workplace management of universities’ research managers and administrators. Proceedings of Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET 2017), 2017/7/12. doi: 10.23919/PICMET.2017.8125273
  • Kosuke Kato, Shin Ito, Kazuhiko Itaya (2017). Exploring effective factors for the generation of innovative ideas and technologies in functional food R&D, Proceedings of Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET2017), 2017/7/12. doi: 10.23919/PICMET.2017.8125387
Public Committees
  • November 2002-March 2022 Director, University Network for Innovation and Technology Transfer (UNITT)
  • April 2018-March 2020 A member of the Accreditation Committee for Professional Graduate Business Schools, Japan University Accreditation Association
  • February 2018-March 2019, A member of the Committee for Reinforcement of Research administration Activities, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
  • April 2015-February 2017 A member of the Committee for Risk Management of Industry-academia-government collaboration, Council for Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)