Tadashi Imanishi received a Ph.D. degree from the Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, in 1993. From 1992 to 1994, he was a JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Tokyo. From 1994 to 2001, he served as an Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Genetics in Mishima, Japan. From 1998 to 1999, he served as a Visiting Scholar at the University of Washington in Seattle, USA. In 2001, he became a Team Leader at the Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) in Tokyo, Japan. In 2012, he became a Professor in the Department of Molecular Life Science, Tokai University School of Medicine in Isehara, Japan. He also works as a Visiting Professor at Hokkaido University in Sapporo, Japan, since 2004. He is interested in population genetics, molecular evolution, genomics, computational biology, and database development. He developed many biological databases including MEDALS, H-Invitational Database, H-DBAS, H-ANGEL, VarySysDB, Evola, G-compass, Hyperlink Management System, and ID Converter System.
Biography Updated on 6 August 2013