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Tetsuya Yamamoto, PhD

Associate Professor

Graduate School of Technology, Industrial and Social Sciences, Tokushima University


University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA, postdoc, 09/2015

Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, JAPAN, postdoc, 03/2014

Waseda University, Tokyo, JAPAN, PhD, 03/2012

Waseda University, Tokyo, JAPAN, MA,  03/2009

Tokyo Gakugei University, Tokyo, JAPAN, BS, 03/2007

Employment ​(selected)

2018-present     Associate Professor, Tokushima University, Tokushima, JAPAN

2015-2018          Designated Associate Professor, Tokushima University, Tokushima, JAPAN​​

2014-2015          Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh,

                            Pittsburgh, PA, USA/​Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

2013-2014          Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Hiroshima

                            University, Hiroshima, JAPAN/Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

2012-2013          Research Fellow, Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences by the

                            Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan,

                            Hiroshima, JAPAN.​

Honors (selected)

03/2020    Gennai prize, Public Interest Incorporated Foundation Electel Ozaki Foundation

10/2019    Tokushima Science and Technology grand prize, Tokushima Prefecture

06/2019    The 9th Integrated Arts and Sciences Awards, Tokushima University

05/2019    ​The 14th Society Honorable Mention, Japanese Society of Mood Disorders

01/2019    ​Special Excellence Award, The Japanese Psychological Association

10/2018    ​SCI-Tech Festival Tokushima University 2018, Award of Excellence, Tokushima


09/2017    Best Presentation Award, The Japanese Association of Health Psychology

03/2007    Educational Psychology Course Award, Tokyo Gakugei University

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