Cognitive Psychology in Education Chair focuses on mental functions such as memory, thought, emotion, language, knowledge acquisition, decision-making, and social cognition, through basic research on learning processes, and interpersonal understanding using empirical methods.

Prof. Takashi KUSUMI

Thinking and language, human learning and memory


Prof. Emmanuel MANALO

Educational psychology, cognitive psychology


Prof. Satoru SAITO

Human memory, speech production, executive control


Prof. Sakiko YOSHIKAWA (Kokoro Research Center)

Social perception, communication


Assoc. Prof. Michio NOMURA

Emotion, gene and environment interaction