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Itsuo Kurobane

Itsuo Kurobane, Japanese chemical company executive. Grantee Chicago Heart Association 1981-1982. Member American Chemical Society, American Society Microbiology, Chemical Institute Canada, Japan Society Agricultural Chemistry, Japan Bio-chemical Society, Japan Bioindustry Association, Japan Antibiotics Research Association.

Background

  • Kurobane, Itsuo was born on December 23, 1944 in Karasuyama, Tochigi, Japan. Son of Takeo and Kiyono Kurobane.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Tokyo, 1970. Master of Science, University Tokyo, 1972. Postgraduate, Washington State University, 1974.

      Doctor of Agricultural Science, University Tokyo, 1975.

    Career

    • Research associate Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, 1975-1979. Guest scientist National Research Council. Senior research associate Wisconsin University, Madison, 1979-1980.

      Associate faculty Northwestern University, Chicago, 1980-1982. Deputy manager Hoechst Japan Research Laboratory, Kawagoe, 1982-1988. Project manager Rhone-Poulenc Agrochimie, Lyon, France, 1988-1990.

      Research director Rhone-Poulenc Agro, Tsukuba, Japan, 1990—2000. Advisory Aventis Crop Science, Japan, 2000—2004, Bayer Crop Science, Japan, since 2004.

    Membership

    Member American Chemical Society, American Society Microbiology, Chemical Institute Canada, Japan Society Agricultural Chemistry, Japan Bio-chemical Society, Japan Bioindustry Association, Japan Antibiotics Research Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, tennis, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Sachiko Ishimori, September 23, 1973. 1 child, Emie Laura.
    • father: Takeo Kurobane
    • mother: Kiyono Kurobane
    • spouse: Sachiko Ishimori
    • child: Emie Laura Kurobane
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    Born December 23, 1944
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      University Tokyo
    • 1972
      University Tokyo
    • 1974
      Washington State University
    • 1975
      University Tokyo
    • 2004
      advisory Aventis Crop Science
      Japan
    • 1975 - 1979
      Research associate, Dalhousie University
      Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • 1979 - 1980
      senior, research associate Wisconsin University
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      associate, faculty Northwestern University
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1982 - 1988
      deputy manager, Hoechst Japan Research Laboratory
      Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan
    • 1988 - 1990
      project manager, Rhone-Poulenc Agrochimie
      Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
    • 1990
      research director, Rhone-Poulenc Agro
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 2004
      advisory Aventis Crop Science
      Japan
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