The World Oyster Society

Organization

Organization Chart

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Please click each chapter’s box to see each director’s “Policy and Planning for Chapter Management”.

President

Katsuyoshi MORI, Ph.D.
Founder and President
The World Oyster Society

Prof. Mori is Professor Emeritus of Tohoku University and the President of the Foundation of Oyster Reserach Institute (ORI), Japan. He carried out research on the mechanisms of reproduction and bio-defense in shellfish.

1972:Ph.D. in Agricultural Science, Tohoku University (1974-1976:NRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Halifax, Canada)
1985:Chief of Research Section, National Research Institute of Aquaculture, Fisheries Agency, Japan
1999:Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku Univ.
2001:Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku Univ.
2000-2003:President of Japan Aquaculture Society
2003-the present:President and Board Chairman of ORI 
2005-the present:President of the World Oyster Society

Members of Steering Committee

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