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zoologist

Tadashi Oishi, Japanese Zoologist. Recipient Heritage Foundation Medical Research award Alberta Heritage Foundation, 1985. Member Zoological Society Japan (zoological science award 1988), American Society Zoologists, American Society Photobiology, Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry.

Background

Oishi, Tadashi was born on March 1, 1943 in Matsumoto, Japan. Son of Iwao and Motoko (Tajima) Oishi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Kyoto, 1965. Master of Science, University Kyoto, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Alberta, 1972.

Career

Research associate, U. Alberta (Edmonton, Canada), 1972-1973; researcher, Cancer Institute Kanebo Company, Kobe, Japan, 1973-1977; associate professor, Nara (Japan) Women's U., 1977-1989; professor, Nara (Japan) Women's U., since 1989. Member of advisory boards Goct. Nara, 1989-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Physiology in Life, 1983, Circadian Clocks and Zeitgebers, 1985, Chronobiology Handbook, 1991. Editor: Handbook on Light and Human Life, 1995.

Membership

Member Zoological Society Japan (zoological science award 1988), American Society Zoologists, American Society Photobiology, Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: tennis.

Connections

Married Kiyoko Kurata, November 2, 1946. Children: Masako, Taro, Keisuke.

father:
Iwao Oishi

mother:
Motoko (Tajima) Oishi

spouse:
Kiyoko Kurata

child:
Keisuke Oishi

child:
Taro Oishi

child:
Masako Oishi