Minoru Tanaka

Personal Information:
Nationality Japanese
Born 22 February, 1961, Kanagawa, Japan.
Male

Current Appontment:
Professor
Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya, 464-8602, Japan
Phone/Fax : +81-52-789-2979 Email: mtanaka@bio.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Education and Positions:
Ph.D. 1989, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
Major field: Plant Molecular Biology (chloroplast genome and transcription)
1989 – 2000 Assistant Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki, Japan
Major field: Fish Molecular Endocrinology

1998 – 1999 Visiting Scholar, Northwestern University, Evanston, Il USA
Major field: Mammalian Circadian Clock
2000 – 2004 Associate Professor, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Major field: Developmental Biology (gonadal development)
2004 – 2016 Associate Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki, Japan
Major field: Fish Sex Determination and Differentiation
2016 – Professor, Nagoya University
Major field: Fish Sex Determination and Differentiation