Motoki Kubo, Japanese biotechnologist, educator. Achievements include research in bioremediation, environmental diagnosis. Recipient Watanabe Mitsuhiko prize, Ritsumeikan University, 2000, 2010, Ando Momofuku prize, Syoku Sou Kai, 2006; Research grant, Sapporo Bioscience Foundation, 2008.
Kubo, Motoki was born on September 8, 1959 in Onomichi-shi, Hiroshima-ken, Japan. Son of Yoshifumi and Yohko Kubo.
Bachelor, Hiroshima University, 1983. Master, Hiroshima University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Osaka University, Osaka-fu, Japan, 1988.
Professor Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu-shi, Japan, since 2002.
Achievements include research in bioremediation, environmental diagnosis.
Married Keiko Yamane, June 21, 1987. Children: Kuniko, Takamasa.