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Jiro Sekiya

Jiro Sekiya, Japanese plant physiology educator. Recipient Young Agricultural Chemist award Japanese Society Agricultural Chemistry, 1985. Member of Japan Oil Chemists Society (board directors since 1999), San-Ei Gen Foundation for Food Chemical Research since 1994, Japanese Society Plant Tissue Culture since 1988, Japanese Society Plant Physiology 1990-1997.

Background

  • Sekiya, Jiro was born on September 11, 1945 in Tsu, Mie, Japan. Son of Kiyoshi and Taneko (Teshima).

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1969. Master of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1976.

    Career

    • Instructor Yamaguchi (Japan) University, 1974-1986. Associate professor Okayama (Japan) University, 1986-1990, professor, 1990-1991, Kyoto University, since 1991.

    Membership

    Member of Japan Oil Chemists Society (board directors since 1999), San-Ei Gen Foundation for Food Chemical Research since 1994, Japanese Society Plant Tissue Culture since 1988, Japanese Society Plant Physiology 1990-1997.

    Personality

    Interests

    Mountain climbing.

    Connections

    • Son of; married Natsuo Uno, July 7, 1974. Children: Shin-ichro, Yumiko.
    • father: Kiyoshi Son
    • mother: Taneko (Teshima) Son
    • spouse: Natsuo Uno
    • children: Shin-ichro Sekiya
    • Yumiko Sekiya
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    Born September 11, 1945
    (age 71)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Kyoto (Japan) University
    • 1971
      Kyoto (Japan) University
    • 1976
      Kyoto (Japan) University
    • 1974 - 1986
      Instructor, Yamaguchi (Japan) University
    • 1991
      associate, professor Okayama (Japan) University