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science educator

Ken-ichi Yamamaura, Japanese science educator. Science grant, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 1986—2008.

Background

Yamamaura, Ken-ichi was born on October 10, 1948 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Yuichi and Sonoe Yamamura.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Shinsyu University, Matsumoto, Nagano, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Osaka University, 1978.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Yale University, New Haven, 1978—1980. Assistant professor Toyama Medical & Pharmaceutical University, Japan, 1980—1981, Osaka University, 1981—1984, lecturer, 1984—1986. Professor Kumamoto University, Japan, since 1986, director Center Animal Resources & Development, 1998—2003, vice president, 2002—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers (Mitsubishi Foundation grant, 1988).

Membership

Member Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo, 2002—2007, Ministry Education, Science, Arts & Sports, Tokyo, 2002—2008. Fellow: Japanese Association Laboratory Animal Science (Tokyo). Member: Japanese Biochemical Society (Tokyo), Molecular Biology Society Japan (Tokyo), Japanese Society Development Biologists (Kobe), Japan Society of Human Genetics (Tokyo), Japanese Cancer Association (Tokyo).

Connections

Married Zhenghua Li, December 13, 2000.

father:
Yuichi Yamamura

mother:
Sonoe Yamamura

spouse:
Zhenghua Li