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agriculturist , educator

Hitoshi Kunoh, Japanese agriculturist, educator.

Background

Kunoh, Hitoshi was born on June 23, 1940 in Tokyo. Son of Rokuroh and Mutsuko Kunoh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, 1964. Master of Science, Kyoto University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Illinois University, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor Mie University, Tsu, Japan, 1970-1988, professor agriculture Japan, 1988-1997, professor and dean department agricultural studies Japan, 1997—2001, dean faculty bioresources, member council Japan, 1997—2001. Visiting associate professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1977-1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Outlines of Plant Pathology, 1999, Molecular Aspects of Pathogenicity and Resistance: Requirement for Signal Transduction, 1996. Editor-in-chief Annals of the Phytopathol. Society of Japan, 1996-1999, Proceedings of Kansai Plant Protection Society, 1994-1996.

Membership

Member council Committee of Environmental Preservation, Mie--Pref., since 1997, Committee of Industry Promotion, Mie-Pref., since 1997. Fellow American Phytopathol. Society; member Phytopathol.

Society Japan (Research Encouraging award 1977, Society award 1991, vice president 2001-2002, president since 2002), Asian Association of Societies Plant Pathology (vice president since 2000), Mycological Society Japan (board trustees 1985-1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, gardening.

Connections

Married Yoshiko Ezaki, March 22, 1968. Children: Takeshi, Tatsuki.

father:
Rokuroh Kunoh

mother:
Mutsuko Kunoh

spouse:
Yoshiko Ezaki

child:
Takeshi Kunoh

child:
Tatsuki Kunoh