Recent News

November 20th, 2014

Miyajima Fieldwork

As the current Japan-based research lab for the University of Oxford’s international Ritual, Community and Conflict project, members of our lab […]

October 31st, 2014

New Book Chapter

Oct. 31, 2014 – A new book chapter, coauthored by Kosuke Takemura and Masaki Yuki, was published from Keiso Shobo […]

October 23rd, 2014

Mie Kito got a new job!

October 23, 2014 – Mie Kito, our post-doc, got a job as a Full-Time Lecturer at the Faculty of Sociology […]

September 15th, 2014

New article on relational mobility, self-esteem, and happiness

September 15, 2014 – Our new article, just published in Frontiers in Psychology, showed that the association/correlation between self-esteem and […]

August 22nd, 2014

Masaki Yuki selected for an SPSP Fellow

August 22, 2014 – Masaki Yuki has been selected for a 2014 Fellow of the Society for Personality and Social […]

June 18th, 2014

Social anxiety paper accepted for publication

June 18, 2014 – Our paper “A Socio-Ecological Approach to Cross-Cultural Differences in the Sensitivity to Social Rejection: The Partially […]

June 17th, 2014

Hosting a visiting NSF/JSPS Fellow

David Newman (College of William and Mary/University of Southern California), an NSF/JSPS Summer Program Fellow, is visiting our lab to […]

June 12th, 2014

Masaki Yuki’s lecture in Universität Osnabrück

June 11, 2014  – Masaki Yuki gave an invited lecture at Institut für Psychologie in Universität Osnabrück (Germany). The lecture title […]

April 1st, 2014

Kunihiro Yokota has moved to the Graduate University for Advanced Studies

April 1, 2014 – Kunihiro Yokota (ex-grad student) has moved to the School of Advanced Sciences at the Graduate University […]

April 1st, 2014

Kosuke Takemura has moved to Shiga University

April 1, 2014 – Kosuke Takemura, Ph.D. (ex-grad student) has moved to the Faculty of Economics, Shiga University as an […]

February 20th, 2014

Junko Yamada achieved award

Feb. 20, 2014 – Junko Yamada achieved an 2014 IARR Student Travel Award/Scholarship from the International Association for Relationship Research. […]

January 17th, 2014

Junko Yamada achieved award

2014/01/17 – Junko Yamada achieved the 2013 Young Scholar Award from Japanese Society of Social Psychology. Congratulations, Junko!

November 27th, 2013

Kosuke Sato got a job!

2013/11/27 – Kosuke Sato got a job at the Center for Student Counseling at Nagoya University as a Project Lectuerer, starting […]

November 7th, 2013

New Book: Culture and Group Processes

Nov. 13, 2013 – A new volume entitled “Culture and Group Processes” edited by Masaki Yuki and Marilynn Brewer has […]

October 8th, 2013

Profs. Harvey Whitehouse and Bill Swann visited the lab

Oct. 5-11, 2013 – Profs. Harvey Whitehouse  (Institute for Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford) and William B. Swann […]

September 18th, 2013

Lab member Rob Thomson in the media

2013/9/18 – Lab member Rob Thomson (JSPS Doctoral Research Fellow) was recently interviewed by a local NPO about living and researching […]

September 10th, 2013

A visit by Hajin Lee

2013/9/10 – Hajin Lee from New York University visited our lab over the last few days. As a collaborator with us, […]

April 5th, 2013

New Member

2013/4/5 – A new master’s student, Shuhei Tsuchida, has joined our lab. Welcome!

February 13th, 2013

Paper accepted for publication in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology

Our paper “Social Ecology Moderates the Association between Self-Esteem and Happiness”  (coauthored with Kosuke Sato, Kosuke Takemura, and Shigehiro Oishi) […]

January 23rd, 2013

Mie’s paper published

Mie Kito’s paper has been published: Morry, M. M., Kito, M., Mann, S., & Hill, L. (2013). Relational-interdependent self-construal: Perceptions […]