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Biochemist , educator

Masaaki Hirose, Japanese biochemist, educator. Trustee The Fujisawa Foundation, Osaka, Japan, since 1996. Fellow Japan Society Bioscience, Biotechnology and Agrochemistry (councilor since 1998), Japanese Bio-chemical Society (councilor since 1990); member Biophysics Society Japan, 1972.

Background

Hirose, Masaaki was born on November 12, 1941 in Kyoto, Japan. Son of Chojiro and Yae (Nakai) Hirose.

Education

Bachelor, Kyoto University, 1965. Master of Arts, Kyoto University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 1973.

Career

Assistant professor, Kyoto U., 1968-1975; associate professor, Kyoto U., Uji, Japan, 1984-1989; professor biochemistry, Kyoto U., Uji, Japan, since 1989; associate professor, Nara (Japan) Women's U., 1975-1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Trustee The Fujisawa Foundation, Osaka, Japan, since 1996. Fellow Japan Society Bioscience, Biotechnology and Agrochemistry (councilor since 1998), Japanese Bio-chemical Society (councilor since 1990). Member Biophysics Society Japan, 1972.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: listening to classic music, playing tennis, gardening.

Connections

Married Fumiko Amagi, March 30, 1968. 2 children.

father:
Chojiro Hirose

mother:
Yae (Nakai) Hirose

spouse:
Fumiko Amagi