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Academic & Professional Experience

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Ecucation, Kyoto University
Senior Visiting Researcher, North Western University
Associate Professor, Hiroshima University
Associate Professor, Tokai Gakuin University
Post Doctoral Researcher, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Published Papers

Hiraoka, D., Ooishi, Y., Mugitani, R., & Nomura, M.
Frontiers Psychology   10 1378   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Miyasaka M, Nomura M
Scientific reports   9(1) 12882   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Hiraoka D,& Nomura, M.
Psychoneuroendocrinology   104 195-202   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Kajimura S, Kochiyama T, Abe N, Nomura M
Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991)      Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Spousal support modulates saliva ɑ-amylase responses to infant crying in mothers with high attachment insecurity
Hiraoka, D., Miyasaka, M., & Nomura, M.
Parenting   19 5-21   2019   [Refereed]
2. Fujino, M., Ueda, Y., Mizuhara, H., Saiki, J., & Nomura, M.
Scientific Reports   8(1) 9968   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
A possible mechanism of stress-relieving effects of spousal presence and implications for future infant crying research
Hiraoka, D., Miyasaka, M., & Nomura, M.
Parenting   19 34-38   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Miyasaka M, Kajimura S, Nomura M
Frontiers in psychology   9 244   2018   [Refereed]
[Development of a Japanese version of the Interpersonal Reactivity Index].
Himichi T, Osanai H, Goto T, Fujita H, Kawamura Y, Davis MH, Nomura M
Shinrigaku kenkyu : The Japanese journal of psychology   88(1) 61-71   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Yanagisawa K, Kashima ES, Moriya H, Masui K, Furutani K, Yoshida H, Ura M, Nomura M
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience      Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Ueda Y, Nagoya K, Yoshikawa S, Nomura M
Frontiers in psychology   8 2097   2017   [Refereed]
Kajimura S, & Nomura, M.
Cognition   157 352-357   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Kajimura S, Kochiyama T, Nakai R, Abe N, Nomura M
NeuroImage   133 21-30   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Kajimura S, Nomura M
Shinrigaku kenkyu : The Japanese journal of psychology   87(1) 79-88   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Yanagisawa K, Abe N, Kashima ES, Nomura M
Journal of experimental psychology. General   145(3) 273-283   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Hiraoka, D., & Nomura, M.
Scientific Reports   6 28247   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Kajimura S, Kochiyama T, Nakai R, Abe N, Nomura M
Psychiatry research      Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Kajimura S, Nomura M
Neuropsychologia   75 533-537   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Fujino Masahiro, Kajimura Shogo, Nomura Michio
The Japanese Journal of Personality   24(1) 61-76   2015   [Refereed]
Nomura M, Kaneko M, Okuma Y, Nomura J, Kusumi I, Koyama T, Nomura Y
PloS one   10 e0119743   2015   [Refereed]

Books etc

Defining awe in East Asia: Cultural differences in describing the emotion and experience of awe.
Nomura, M., Tsuda, A., Rappleye, J. (Part:Contributor)
Oxford University Press. in press   2019   
Dynamic and static models of body-mind approaches from neuro-biological perspectives -Practical ethics for researchers and practitioners in the medical and educational fields-.
Shiota, S., Nomura, M (Part:Contributor, Neurobioethics - Bridging Biological Philosophy, Neurotechnology, and Medical Ethics)
InTech.   Nov 2018   
Genes, brain and culture through a 5-HTT lens. Handbook of Cultural Neuroscience: Cultural Neuroscience and Health.(In Chiao, J, Shu-Chen, Rebecca, Bob)
Nomura, M. (Part:Joint Work)
New York: Oxford University Press.   2016   
Using NIRS to investigate social relationship in empathic process. “Infrared Spectroscopy” Pp 67-78
Ogawa, T., Nomura, M.
InTech.   2012   
Psychopathy, Reward, and Punishment. "The Psychology of Reward"
Masui, K., Nomura, M, Ura, M.
Nova Science Publishers   2012   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2009 - 2010    Investigator(s): Michio NOMURA
Brain neuro-imaging studies with concurrent neuro-pharmacological measurement of the effect of gene polymorphisms appear to be useful in clarifying the relationships between personality traits and information processing within distinct brain regio...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2005 - 2008    Investigator(s): Kazuhiko KAKEHI
Cognitive science
Gene Science Research

Research Areas


Conference Activities & Talks

Modulation of Mind-wandering by Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation and Mindfulness Meditation [Invited]
9th Annual World Congress of Neuro-talk2018   16 May 2018   
The dark side of awe: From the perspective of intergroup conflict.
Takano, R. & Nomura, M.
The 19th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology   Mar 2018   
What is awe? Individual differences in describing the emotion and experience of awe in Japan.
Tsuda, A., Nomura, M.
24th Congress of the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology   4 Jul 2018   
Advances in Scientific Meditation and Stress coping [Invited]
BICON-2017   13 Oct 2017   
Japanese children's knowledge of the facial components of basic emotions.
Masuda, M., Gosselin, P., Nomura, M.
18th European Conference on Developmental Psychology   1 Sep 2017