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psychology professor , researcher

Shinji Sakamoto, Japanese psychology professor, researcher. Research grantee Phizer Health Research Foundation, 1997; Encouragement of Young Scientists grantee Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 2000-2003. Member American Psychological Association, Japanese Association Educational Psychology, Japanese Psychological Association.

Background

Sakamoto, Shinji was born on June 24, 1966 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Kohzo and Aiko (Sakuma) Sakamoto.

Education

Bachelor, University Tokyo, 1990. Master of Arts, University Tokyo, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1995.

Career

Domestic research fellow National Institute Mental Health, Ichikawa, Japan, 1995-1998. Assistant professor Otsuma Women's University, Tama, Japan, 1998—2003, Nihon University, Tokyo, since 2003. Research fellow (honorary) National Institute Mental Health, Ichikawa, 1998-2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Self-focus and depression: Toward an interface between social and clinical psychology, 1997, Clinical Psychology: Begin With Your Own Mind, 2001. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Psychological Association, Japanese Association Educational Psychology, Japanese Psychological Association.

Connections

father:
Kohzo Sakamoto

mother:
Aiko (Sakuma) Sakamoto