Post-Doctoral Fellow, Okanoya Emotional Information Project, ERATO, JST (Japan Science and Technology Agency), Japan.
Also, a guest investigator at RIKEN, Japan since 2013.
Domains of interest:
• Music and Emotion
• Perceived emotion and Felt emotion
• Sad Music
• Vicarious Emotion
• Strong Experiences of Music and Personality
2013: Ph.D. in Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan (with highest honors)
Doctoral thesis： Two Kinds of Musical Emotions― The Relationship between Perceived Emotion and Felt Emotion ―
2006: M.S. in Human Science, Osaka University, Japan
Master thesis: The Relationship between "Kandoh" (Strong Experiences in Japanese) while listening to music and personality