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Go Yoshizawa

Go Yoshizawa


Go Yoshizawa is Research Fellow (EU Marie-Curie Fellow) at Work Research Institute (AFI), OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University. Having experience of working at a private think-tank and several universities, he has been involved in a number of projects on technology assessment, public engagement, and knowledge policy and management in life and medical sciences as well as in the fields of environmental and energy. He holds MSc and PhD in Science and Technology Policy from University of Sussex, UK and MSc in History of Science from University of Tokyo.

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Sociology   Political science and organisational theory

Subject areas

Science and technology studies   Technology assessment   Folkeforskning   Science and technology policy   Public engagement   Responsible Research and Innovation


Eastern Asia



Research projects

Scientific publications

Hibino, Aiko; Yoshizawa, Go; Minari, Jusaku (2019). Meaning of ambiguity: a Japanese survey on synthetic biology and genome editing. 6 p. Frontiers in Sociology . Vol. 4.

Kano, Kei; Kudo, Mitsuru; Yoshizawa, Go; Mizumachi, Eri; Suga, Makiko; Akiya, Naonori; Ebina, Kuniyoshi; Goto, Takayuki; Itoh, Masayuki; Joh, Ayami; Maenami, Haruhiko; Minamoto, Toshifumi; Mori, Mikihito; Morimura, Yoshitaka; Motoki, Tamaki; Nakayama, Akie; Takanashi, Katsuya (2019). How science, technology and innovation can be placed in broader visions - Public opinions from inclusive public engagement activities. 19 p. JCOM - Journal of Science Communication . Vol. 18.

Yoshizawa, Go (2019). Reflexive hermeneutics against closing down technology assessment discourses: the case of synthetic biology. Losch, Andreas; Grunwald, Armin; Meister, Martin; Schulz-Schaeffer, Ingo (Ed.). Socio-Technical Futures Shaping the Present: Empirical Examples and Analytical Challenges. Chapter 9. p. 189-210. Springer.

Kudo, Mitsuru; Yoshizawa, Go; Kano, Kei (2018). Engaging with policy practitioners to promote institutionalisation of public participation in science, technology and innovation policy. 11 p. JCOM - Journal of Science Communication . Vol. 17.

Yoshizawa, Go; van Est, Rinie; Yoshinaga, Daisuke; Tanaka, Mikihito; Shineha, Ryuma; Konagaya, Akihiko (2018). Responsible innovation in molecular robotics in Japan. Chem-Bio Informatics Journal . Vol. 18.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete