OMOTO Keiichi

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Name
OMOTO Keiichi
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Science(The University of Tokyo), Ph. D.(University of Munich (Germany)), Master of Science(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1963
 - 
1964
Visting Fellow(Freiburg Univ.)
 
1964
 - 
1968
Research Assistant, Faculty of Science, The Univ. of Tokyo
 
1978
 - 
1994
Professor, Faculty of Science, The Univ. of Tokyo
 
1993
 - 
1999
Professor, International Research Center for Japanese Studies
 
1999
   
 
- Professor, St. Andrew's Univ.
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1963
Anthropology, Graduate School of Biological Science, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1961
Anthropology, Graduate School of Biological Science, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1963
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Science, University of Munich
 

Awards & Honors

 
2001
Testimonial of Anthropological Society of Nippon
 

Misc

 
Polymorphisms and genetic affinities of the Ainu of Hokkaido
Human Biology in Oceania   1 278-288   1972
The Negritos : genetic origins and microevolution
Acta anthropogenetica   8 137-147   1984
mt DNA polmorphism in East Asian populations, with special reference to the peopling of Japan (共著)
American Journal of Human Genetics   59 579-590   1996
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   102(4) 437-446   1997
The rise and fall of the biological concept of race
Japan Review   9 65-73   1997

Books etc

 
(Molecular Authropology and the Origins of the Japanese)
Shokabo, Tokyo   1996   
Genetic diversity and the origins of the "Mongoloids"
The Origin and Past of Modern Humans as Viewed from DNA World Sientific, Singapore   1995   
Population genetic studies on national mirorities in China (共著)
Prehistoric Mongoloid Dispersals. Oxford Univ. Press   1996   
(Discovery of Humans : Oun Roots seen by Molecules
Yomiuri Press(Tokyo)   1987   
(The Japanese as Uiewed from Population Genetics)
(The Formation of the Japanese and the Japanese Cultures)   1993   

Works

 
Population Genetic Study on the Negritos of the Philippines
1975 - 1984
Population Genetic Study on the National Minorities in China
1985 - 1991
Human Self-domestication and Modern Civilization
1994 - 1996
Regionality of Japanese and Japanese Culture
1993 - 1996
Life Science and Views on Life : Development and Change in the 20th Century
1997 - 1999

Research Grants & Projects

 
Studies of Molecular Anthropology
Studies of Modern Civilization and Humans
Interdisciplinary Studies on the Origins of the Japanese
Indigenous Peoples and Human Right