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Masako Nakamura

Masako Nakamura, Japanese biology educator, animal ecologist. Achievements include research on earthworms in Galapagos archipelago. Chamber council Women's Council Hino City, 1986-1987.

Background

  • Nakamura, Masako was born on April 30, 1930 in Tokyo. Daughter of Akira and Kimoyo Iwase.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Zoology, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, 1953. Doctor of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1964.

    Career

    • From assistant to instructor department biology Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1953-1979. From lecturer to professor faculty economics, animal ecologist Chuo University, Tokyo, 1979-2001, professor emeritus, since 2001. Animal ecologist, specializing in earthworms and soil animals.

      Special member committee status of science, Japan Science Academy, Tokyo, 1981-1984.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research on earthworms in Galapagos archipelago.

    Works

    • Author 2 books. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Chamber council Women's Council Hino City, 1986-1987.

    Connections

    • Married Hikaru Nakamura, October 6, 1957 (divorced March 1971). 1 child, Shunichi.
    • father: Akira Iwase
    • mother: Kimoyo Iwase
    • spouse: Hikaru Nakamura
    • child: Shunichi Nakamura
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    Born April 30, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1953
      Ochanomizu University
    • 1964
      Tokyo Metropolitan University
    • 1953 - 1979
      From assistant, to instructor department biology Tokyo Metropolitan University
    • 1979 - 2001
      from lecturer, to professor faculty economics
      Tokyo, Japan