Personal Information                      

Name:             KAWAGUCCI Shinsuke (川口慎介)

Citizenship:     Japan
Date of birth:   March 30, 1982.
Working:         Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
Position:          Research Scientist with tenure.
Post address:   2-15 Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka 237-0061, Japan.
E-mail:            kawagucci ---

   Current affiliation                                    

2016/4-----------:    Research Scientist (with tenure)
Super-cutting-edge Grand and Advanced Research (SUGAR) Program in Institute for Extra-cutting-edge Science and Technology Avant-garde Research (X-star), JAMSTEC, Japan.


2016/4-----------:    Research Scientist (with tenure), JAMSTEC, Japan.
Department of Subsurface Geobiological Analysis and Research (D-SUGAR)
Research and Development center for submarine Resources (SRRP)
Project team for Development of New-generation Research Protocol for Submarine Resources (SIP)

2016/8---2017/7:    Academic Visitor, Institute of Geochemistry & Petrology, Department of Earth sciences
(D-ERDW), ETH Zürich, Switzerland.
2014/4---2016/3: Research Scientist
, Department of Subsurface Geobiological Analysis and Research (D-SUGAR), JAMSTEC, Japan.
2012/3---2014/3: Research Scientist (5FY position), Institute of Biogeosciences (Biogeos), JAMSTEC, Japan.
2010/10-2010/11:  Visitor, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), US.
2009/4--2012/2: Postdoctoral Researcher (3FY position), Precambrian Ecosystem Laboratory, JAMSTEC, for a TAIGA project, Japan.
2006/4--2009/3: Fellowships for Young Scientists from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS DC1).

   Academic Degrees                          

2006/4--2009/3: Ph.D. in Graduate school of agricultural and life sciences (Ocean Research Institute), the University of Tokyo, Japan.
Biogeochemistry on reduced gases at deep-sea hydrothermal systems.
2004/4--2006/3: Master in Graduate school of science, Hokkaido University, Japan.
Long-term observation on the triple oxygen isotopic composition of stratospheric CO2: Implications for photochemistry and air mass transport in the stratosphere.
2000/4--2004/3: BA in Faculty of science, Hokkaido University, Japan.
Development and application of the system for quantification of mass independent oxygen isotope anomaly in carbon monoxide.

   Academic advisers                         

Urumu Tsunogai (MC), Analytical and environmental chemistry using GC-IRMS, Hokkaido Univ.
Toshitaka Gamo (DC), Marine chemistry including hydrothermal geochemistry, ORI Univ. Tokyo.
Ken Takai (postdoc), Geomicrobiology in extreme environments, JAMSTEC.
Jeff Seewald (InterRidge fellowship), petroleum and hydrothermal geochemistry, WHOI.
Gretchen Bernasconi-Green (JAMSTEC sabbatical), seafloor alkaline geofluid, ETHZ.


2014: JAMSTEC Research Achievement Award, JAMSTEC.
2012: Young Scientist Award, Geochemical Society of Japan.
2011: Young Scientist Presentation Award, the Blue Earth symposium.
2010: JAMSTEC President Bonus, JAMSTEC.
2010: The InterRidge Postdoctoral fellow.
2009: The Dean Award for Academic Excellence, Graduate School of Agricultural and life sciences, the University of Tokyo.
2006: Poster Presentation Prize, 3rd International Symposium on Isotopomers, UCSD.


Kaken-Hi (Japanese-NSF)
2017-2019: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)                     (No. 17K01869 ),    15.75M-JPY (proposal)
2015-2016: Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research   (No. 15K12222 ),     2.86M-JPY (proposal)
2013-2015: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A)                         (No. 25701004 ),    19.76M-JPY (proposal)
2010-2011: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)                         (No. 22710024),     4.2M-JPY (proposal)
2006-2008: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows                                    (No. 18.4415),        2.8M-JPY (proposal)
2016-2018: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)     (No. 16K00534 ),   x0k-JPY.
2015-2016: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)     (No. 15K05263 ), 370k-JPY.
2011-2012: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)     (No. 22560811 ),   200k-JPY.

2017-2018: JAMSTEC Tokubetsu-Suishin, JPY 5,000,000
2017-2018: JAMSTEC Innovation Houga (Exploratory), JPY 2,000,000
2011-2013: JAMSTEC Houga (Exploratory) Award, JPY 10,500,000.
2011:          The Torii Endowment from Geochemical Society Japan, JPY 100,000.
2010:          The InterRidge fellowship, US$ 5,000.
2010:          Sasakawa scientific research grant from the Japan science society, JPY 560,000
2009:          Travel Grant, Japan Marine Science Fundation, JPY 100,000.
2005:          The Torii Endowment from Geochemical Society Japan, JPY 100,000.
2005:          Grant for international exchanges from Hokkaido University, JPY 150,000.

   Postdoc and students advised                         

FY2016: SUDA Konomi  (her own JSPS-DC2) at JAMSTEC

[PhD student]
FY2015: SUDA Konomi from TITECH with Dr. Ueno

[MC student]
FY2014-2015: TSUTSUMI Saki from Kyushu Univ., with Dr. Ishibashi
FY2013-2014: TAWATA Miki at Univ. of Ryukyus, with Dr. Toki
FY2011: YAMAGAMI Shosei (TAIGA T-MORE) from Okayama Univ.
FY2010-2011: KOBAYASHI Mariko from Tokyo Tech, with Prof. Yoshida

[Technical supporting staff]

   Personal careers                                    

[Scientific social activity]
Member, Science Council of Japan (2017-2023, 24-25th term)
InterRidge Steering Committee member (2017-2020).
Member (mission specific), Science Council of Japan (2017, 23rd term)
Elected councilor for Geochemical Society of Japan (2010-2011, 2014-2015, 2017-)
Local Organization Committee, Annual Meeting of Geochemical Society of Japan (2015 Yokohama).
Chief of the scientific and organizing committee members, Young members symposium of Geochemical Society of Japan (2005).

[Scientific personal activity]
Participant in 48 ocean-going research expeditions (11 cruises as Principal Scientist Onboard) that involved surface ocean and seafloor objectives
  -CTD-Niskin samplers
  -Submersible Shinkai6500, ROVs, AUVs
  -Piston and multiple corers, plankton net, and air sampler.
Journal Editorial Board: Geofluids (2018-), AIMS Geosciences
Manuscript reviews: GCA, Chemical Geology, L&O-Method, Geochemical Journal, Rapid Communication of Mass Spectrometry, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, JGR-ocean, JGR-bio, Energies, G-cubed, Deep-Sea Research, and Chikyukagaku (in Japanese).
Proposal review: National Science Centre Poland

[Personal activity other than Science]
Member of soccer-football team at FC Stäfa (2016/11-2017/07)
Member of soccer-football team at JAMSTEC (2009/04-current)
Member of soccer-football team at ORI, the Univ. of Tokyo (2006/04-2009/03).
Chief of the organizing committee members, Intercollegiate competition of Swimming in Hokkaido area (2002).
Black Belt in JUDO (1998).