Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour

ISL
Kanagawa, Japan

ISL focuses on ways and means of improving work and workplaces based on multidisciplinary studies encompassing medicine, psy-chology, ergonomics, engineering, economics, and sociology. The overall aim of the institute is to identify scientific and practical solutions to actual problems in the work, working conditions, and working life of people in various economic sectors. ISL's current research topics include the analysis of job characteristics, better work and equipment designs, ergonomic workplace arrangements, safe work practices, assessment of work environment, prevention of occupational diseases and work-related disorders, work organization, equality in employment, and problems facing workers with increasingly diverse lifestyles.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.isl.or.jp

Address:
J. F. Oberlin University 1F 3-23-1 Hyakunincho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 169-0073, JAPAN

Country:
Japan

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Japan
Operating languages
English , Japanese

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1921
Age (years)
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
103 
Japan average
 40
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Mr. Magosaburo Ohara
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Dr. Kazutaka Kogi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Tsuneo Sakamoto (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
 17
Japan average
 296
Global average
 66
2021
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
 17
2020
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
 17
% Female staff
2019
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
 8%
Japan average
 15%
Global average
 43%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
 13
Japan average
 44
Global average
 65
Financials
2022
Ohara Memorial Institute for Science of Labour
 $1,125,177
Japan average
 $9,450,981
Global average
 $7,780,485,078

Data notes

Last updated: 06/04/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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