If you would like to join our laboratory, please feel free to contact us.


Kagamiyama 3-10-23,
Hiroshima University Innovation Plaza, 1A01
Higashi-Hiroshima 739-0046

The Hiroshima University Innovation Plaza, where our laboratory is located, is about a 6-minute drive from the Saijo Campus of Hiroshima University and about a 9-minute drive from Higashi-Hiroshima Station. For directions to the Saijo Campus, please click here.


Hiroshi Ochiai


Our group is looking for undergraduate and graduate students. We welcome motivated people who want to do cutting-edge research with us. If you are interested, please contact Ochiai!

If you participate in the Doctoral Program for World-leading Innovative & Smart Education (The Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing) (, you will be able to acquire knowledge and skills from the basics to applications of genome editing, and will be exempted from tuition for doctoral courses.

We are also looking for applicants for the JSPS Research Fellowships for Research in Japan!