Dr. Suzuki is Senior Research Scientist of Socio-economic Research Center at Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI), Japan, and now a Visiting Professor of University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Law and Plitics, 21st Century COE Program, "Innovation of Policy Systems in Advanced Countries," from April 2004. He is also a part-time Associate Director of Research at the Institute of Energy Economics, Japan, since September 2003.
Dr. Suzuki received his bachelor’s degree in nuclear engineering in 1976 from University of Tokyo, and MS degree in Technology and Policy in 1979 from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He earned his Doctorate in Engineering from University of Tokyo in 1988.
He joined the Boston Consulting Group, Inc., Tokyo, in 1978 and moved to International Energy Forum, Tokyo, as a Senior Researcher. He was a Visiting Scientist from 1986 at Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (CEEPR), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) in the U.S. At CEEPR, he also served as Associate Director for the International Program on Enhanced Nuclear Power Plant Safety from 1988 to 1992. He joined the Center for International Studies (CIS) at MIT as a Research Associate in 1993 until he came back to Japan and joined CRIEPI in October 1996. He was selected as an Abe Fellow (1995-96) and a Visiting Fellow at Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, in 1995 and 1996. He was also Visiting Associate Professor of “Sociotechnics of Nuclear Energy” (sponsored by Japan Atomic Power Co.) of Department of Quantum Engineering and Systems Science, University of Tokyo, Japan from October 1997 until September 2000. In addition, he was a Professor of Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University, from April 2001 to March 2004.
His major research interests are: nuclear energy policy; science and technology policy; energy and environment policy. Dr. Suzuki is a member of Japan Atomic Energy Society, Research Planning and Management, Public Policy Society, and served as consultant to both government and private institutions in the energy and environmental policy fields.
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To contact Dr. Tatsujiro Suzuki, write:
Senior Research Scientist, Socio-economic Research Center
Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI)
1-6-1, Ohtemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8126
Tel: +81-3-3201-6601, Fax: +81-3-3287-2805