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Otsuma Women's University
School of Social Information Studies
PhD(University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
Tamagawa University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2014
assistant professor, Department of Social Information Studies, Otsuma Women's University
Apr 2013
Mar 2014
assistant professor, Department of Social Information Studies, Otsuma Women's University

Published Papers

Miyazaki, M., Asai, T., & Mugitani, R.
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience   13 189   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Imai M, Miyazaki M, Yeung HH, Hidaka S, Kantartzis K, Okada H, Kita S
PloS one   10 e0116494   2015   [Refereed]
Miyazaki M, Takahashi H, Rolf M, Okada H, Omori T
Scientific reports   4 5498   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
高橋英之, 宮崎美智子
ベビーサイエンス   12 24-31   Mar 2013
Michiko Miyazaki,Shohei Hidaka,Mutsumi Imai,H. Henny Yeung,Katerina Kantartzis,Hiroyuki Okada,Sotaro Kita
Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, CogSci 2013, Berlin, Germany, July 31 - August 3, 2013      2013   [Refereed]


磯田 昌岐, 宮崎 美智子
生体の科学   69(1) 24-28   Jan 2018
ことばとコミュニケーションを科学する 玉川大学赤ちゃんラボ(第9回) 環境とのやりとりから自分のふるまいを知る
宮崎 美智子
発達   36(142) 80-83   Apr 2015
Jpn. J. Physiol. Psychol. Psychophysiol.   30(2) 113-113   2012
Miyazaki Michiko, Takahashi Hideyuki, Okada Hiroyuki, Omori Takashi
IEICE technical report. Neurocomputing   110(461) 131-136   Feb 2011
We can manipulate an external object, such as a moving courser on a computer display, like a hand. The sense for manipulating a part of body or an external object by own intention is called "sense of agency". Although the sense of agency is a foun...
MIYAZAKI Michiko, OKADA Hiroyuki, HARYU Etsuko, IMAI Mutsumi
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   110(63) 27-31   May 2010
The present study aimed to clarify how caretakers use mimetic words (Onopatopee) for referencing actions when talking to their children. For this purpose, we presented caretakers of toddlers with a series of pictures depicting scenes involving obj...

Books etc

Watanabe Shigeru, Takeo Tsujii, Keenan Julian Paul (Part:Contributor, Chap 13. Video self-recognition in 2-year-olds: detection of spatiotemporal contingency, pp 209-223.)
2007   ISBN:9784766414448

Conference Activities & Talks

When and how do infants become intentional agents? [Invited]
Miyazaki, M., & Takahashi, H.
Proceedings of the 21th international conference on infant studies, Gaze-contingent eye-tracking: New ways to study infant cognition, learning and memory, Paper Symposium, ICIS 2016   27 May 2016   
How do infants discover themselves as intentional agents? [Invited]
Proceedings of the beyond the Extended Mind: Different Bodies, Dolls, Female Soul and Eastern Spirit   22 Jun 2015   
A gaze contingent paradigm for estimating sense of agency in infants [Invited]
Tokyo Conference on Philosophy of Psychiatry   23 Sep 2013   
The Sense of Current Self in Young Children [Invited]
Round table meeting on Self with Professor J.P. Keenan   Jul 2006   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(スタートアップ), 研究活動スタート支援)
Project Year: 2009 - 2010    Investigator(s): Michiko MIYAZAKI
A colorful sticker was covertly placed on foreheads of young children, and then the place of the mark were presented by a mirror, some of them attempted to remove the sticker on the back of their heads, although it was placed on their forehead. A ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Hiroyuki OKADA
Reasoning ability to verify the existence of symmetry, we were actively conditional discrimination learning in infant became clear that we infer symmetry in infants 18 months. In order to evaluate the performance of the robot, we participated in R...