Yuko Tanaka

Last updated: Oct 8, 2014 at 14:25
 
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Name
Yuko Tanaka
Nickname
Yuko.Tanaka
E-mail
yuko-tanakanii.ac.jp
Affiliation
Research Organization of Information and Systems
Section
National Institute of Informatics
Job title
Project Researcher
Degree
Ph.D. (Educational Studies)(Kyoto University)
Research funding number
30701495

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Feb 2013
 - 
Today
Project Researcher, National Institute of Informatics, Research Organization of Information and Systems
 
Jun 2010
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Jan 2013
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Center for Decision Technologies, School of Technology Management, Stevens Institute of Technology (United States)
 
Apr 2010
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Jun 2010
Postdoctoral Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo
 
May 2009
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Feb 2010
Visiting Research Scholar, Faculty of Psychology, Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2010
Postdoctoral Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2009
Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jan 2013
Best Paper Award, The 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS)
Winner: Yuko Tanaka, Yasuaki Sakamoto, and Toshihiko Matsuka
 

Education

 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2009
PhD Program, Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2003
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Mar 2005
Master's Program, Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1999
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Mar 2003
Training Program for Elementary School Teachers, Faculty of Education, Fukuoka University of Education
 

Published Papers

 
Huaye Li, Yasuaki Sakamoto, Yuko Tanaka, and Rongjuan Chen
Proceedings of the 18th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems      Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Yuko Tanaka, Yasuaki Sakamoto, and Hidehito Honda
Proceedings of the 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-47), IEEE   520-529   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
Nor Athiyah Abdullah, Dai Nishioka, Yuko Tanaka, and Yuko Murayama
SEC 2014, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology   428 359-365   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Emmanuel Manalo, Takashi Kusumi, Masuo Koyasu, Yasushi Michita, and Yuko Tanaka
Thinking Skills and Creativity   10 121-132   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Barbara Tversky, James Corter, Jie Gao, Yuko Tanaka, and Jeffrey Nickerson
Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society   3593-3597   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Yuko Tanaka, Yasuaki Sakamoto, and Toshihiko Matsuka
Proceedings of the 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-46), IEEE   649-658   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
* received Best Paper Award
Yuko Tanaka, Yasuaki Sakamoto, and Toshihiko Matsuka
Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society   2387-2392   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
Yuko Tanaka and Takashi Kusumi
Cognitive Studies: Bulletin of the Japanese Cognitive Science Society   19(1) 56-68   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Takashi Kusumi, Yuko Tanaka, Rumi Hirayama
Cognitive Studies: Bulletin of the Japanese Cognitive Science Society   19(1) 69-82   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Yasuaki Sakamoto, Yuko Tanaka, Lixiu Yu, and Jeffrey V. Nickerson
Human Computer Interaction International, Lecture Notes in Computer Science   6780 346-355   Jul 2011   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Kusumi, T., Koyasu, M., and Michita, Y. (Eds.) (Part:Joint Work, Chap.5 Critical Thinking Inhibition)
Yuhikaku   Sep 2011   ISBN:464117380X

Misc

 
Information Reliability and the Critical Thinking of Crowds
Yuko Tanaka and Yasuaki Sakamoto
41-46   Dec 2013
Yuko Tanaka, Masayuki Suzuki, Yuan Sun, Masuo Koyasu, Yasushi Michita, Hajimu Hayashi, Rumi Hirayama, and Takashi Kusumi
Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference of the Japan Association for Research on Testing   148-151   Aug 2013
Yuko Tanaka
Psychology World   (61) 38   Jul 2013   [Invited]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
User's Decision-making Model on the Spread of Retweet Messages
Nor Athiyah Abdullah, Dai Nishioka, Yuko Tanaka, and Yuko Murayama
Oct 2014   
Accounting for the effect of criticism exposure
Yuko Tanaka
The 28th International Congress of Applied Psychology   11 Jul 2014   
Understanding Critical Thinking Ability by Using Cognitive Diagnostic Assessment Approach
Yuko Tanaka, Masayuki Suzuki, Yuan Sun, Masuo Koyasu, Yasushi Michita, Hajimu Hayashi, Rumi Hirayama, and Takashi Kusumi
Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association 2014 (AERA 2014), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   7 Apr 2014   
Crowdsourcing making good use of the critical thinking of crowds: Developing a platform for devising creative solutions
Yuko Tanaka
International Workshop on Information System for Social Innovation (ISSI2014), Tokyo   5 Feb 2014   
A Study on User’s Action towards Retweet Massages in Twitter
Nor Athiyah Abdullah, Dai Nishioka, Yuko Tanaka, and Yuko Murayama
The 31th Symposium on Cryptography and Information Security   Jan 2014   
The rumor spread through SNS in disaster situation [Invited]
Yuko Tanaka
The third Symposium of disaster communication   26 Dec 2013   
SNS as rumor mill: Why do we spread and how do we harness rumors? [Invited]
Yuko Tanaka
The Second International High-Level Forum on Information Think-tank “Information Society and Information Security”, Institute of Information Science, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, Shanghai, China   20 Nov 2013   
Yuko Tanaka, Yasuaki Sakamoto, Yasushi Michita, and Toshihiko Matsuka
The 76th Annual Convention of the Japanese Psychological Association   Sep 2012   
The Crowdsourcing Design Space
The 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCII)   2011   

Research Grants & Projects

 
National Science Foundation: RAPID
Project Year: Sep 2011 - Aug 2013    Investigator(s): Yasuaki Sakamoto
Japan Society for Promotion of Science: Research Fellowships for Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Jun 2010    Investigator(s): Yuko Tanaka
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Excellent Young Researcher Overseas Visit Program
Project Year: Dec 2009 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Yuko Tanaka
Japan Society for Promotion of Science: Research Fellowship for Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Yuko Tanaka
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Takashi KUSUMI

Teaching Experience

 
 

Others

 
Mar 2003
Elementary School Teacher's License (Type one)