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Shinji Tsuyumu

Shinji Tsuyumu, Chinese molecular plant pathologist. Recipient award Japanese Society Plant Pathology, 1998.

Background

  • Tsuyumu, Shinji was born on July 6, 1944 in Shanghai, China.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Shizuoka University, 1967. Master of Arts, University California Davis, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hawaii, 1973.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral researcher Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1973-1974. Associate professor Shizuoka University, 1974-1994, professor, since 1994, director Institute for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, since 1998. Visiting professor Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1982-1983.

    Works

    • Author: Encyclopedia for Plant Pathology, 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Grantee Japan Minister Education, since 1997. Recipient award Saito-Shorei Foundation, 1984, Sapporo Bioscience Foundation, 1989. Fellow Plant Pathol. Society Japan, American Academy Microbbiology.

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, Phytopathol. Society Japan, American Phytopathol. Society, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

    Personality

    Interests

    Modern jazz, baseball.

    Connections

    • Parents Masashi and Tomiko (Kawada) T. Married Masako Yamaji, June 22, 1969. Four children.
    • spouse: Masako Yamaji
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    Born July 6, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han
    • 1967
      Shizuoka University
    • 1970
      University California Davis
    • 1973
      University Hawaii
    • 1973 - 1974
      Postdoctoral researcher, Purdue University
      West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

    Award