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Psychology educator

Osamu Iwata, Japanese psychology educator. East-West Center grantee, 1972-1974, faculty research grantee Department External Affairs Canada, 1988, research grantee Japan Science Society Promotion, 1989. Member American Psychological Association, International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, Japanese Psychological Association (trustee 1992-1998).

Background

Iwata, Osamu was born on March 1, 1940 in Tokushima, Japan. Son of Taira Kitahashi and Chiyomi Iwata.

Education

Bachelor, University Hiroshima, Japan, 1963. Master of Arts, University Hiroshima, Japan, 1965. Master of Arts, University Hawaii, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Hiroshima, 1983.

Career

Lecturer Shikoku Women's Junior College, Tokushima, 1966-1969, Shikoku Women's University, Tokushima, 1969-1972, associate professor, 1972-1976, University Tokushima, 1976-1981, professor, 1981—2001, Osaka Shoin Women's University, since 2001.

Membership

Member American Psychological Association, International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, Japanese Psychological Association (trustee 1992-1998).

Connections

Married Eiko Aono, October 15, 1969. 1 child, Tomomi.

father:
Taira Kitahashi

mother:
Chiyomi Iwata

spouse:
Eiko Aono

child:
Tomomi Iwata