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Motohiko Umeyama

Motohiko Umeyama, Japanese science educator. Asia Pacific scholar, State of Hawaii, Honolulu, 1984-1987; Governmental fellow, Netherlands Organization International Cooperative Higher Education, 1989-1990. Member Japan Society Civil Engineers, Oceanographic Society Japan.

Background

  • Umeyama, Motohiko was born on March 27, 1955 in Hita, Japan. Son of Yoshio and Moto (Okano) University.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Tokyo University Fisheries, 1978. Master of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hawaii, 1989.

    Career

    • With Mitsui Consultant Limited company, Tokyo, 1980-1984. Chief scientist CTI Science Systems Limited company, 1991-1994. Associate professor Tokyo Metropolitan University, since 1994.

      Visiting scientist Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1989-1990. Research assistant University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1987-1988. Chief civil engineer Minister Public Works, Indonesia, 1992-1993.

      Assistant manager Office of Prime Minister, Cook Islands, 1993-1994.

    Politics

    Christian men and women should pursue positions of public leadership and service within the government at the local, state, and federal levels.

    Religion

    People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform people, and so they should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    The strongest feature of Baptism is that ordinary people play a major role in the running of the Church.

    Membership

    Member Japan Society Civil Engineers, Oceanographic Society Japan.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, painting.

    Connections

    • father: Yoshio University
    • mother: Moto (Okano) University
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    Born March 27, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality
    • 1978
      Tokyo University Fisheries
    • 1980
      Tokyo Metropolitan University
    • 1989
      University Hawaii
    • 1980 - 1984
      With Mitsui Consultant, Company
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1991 - 1994
      chief scientist, CTI Science Systems Company
    • 1994
      associate, professor Tokyo Metropolitan University