Masaya Miyazaki (born in Saga prefecture, Japan in 1968) did his graduate studies at Saga University, and received Ph. D. in 1995 the same institute. After postdoctoral research at Harvard Medical School and ERATO, JST, he was appointed as a senior researcher Kyushu National Industrial Research Institute (became Kyushu branch of AIST in 2001) in 2000. He was assigned as a visiting associate professor at Saga University in 2001. In 2003, he was appointed as a visiting associate professor at Kyushu University, and from 2011, and he is also serving as a visiting professor at Saga University. He is interested in miniaturization chemistry, especially on development of microfluidic device for synthetic chemistry and biotechnology.