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Mukogawa Women's University
School of Music
Job title
Contract Associate Professor
PhD in Education(United Graduate School of Education, Tokyo Gakugei University), Master of Education(Graduate School of Education, Shinshu University)
Other affiliation
Kyoto University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Contract Associate Professor, School of Music, Mukogawa Women's University
Feb 2017
Mar 2018
Researcher, Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University
Apr 2016
Mar 2018
Guest Researcher, Faculty of Music, Kyoto City University of Arts
Apr 2016
Mar 2018
Part-time Lecturer, School of Music, Mukogawa Women's University
Apr 2016
Part-time Lecturer, Department of Music, Osaka College of Music


Mar 2014
Conferment the Doctoral Degree with submission of doctoral dissatation, Arts Education Course, The United Graduate School of Education, Tokyo Gakugei University
Apr 2006
Mar 2011
Doctoral Program, Graduate School of Modern Society and Culture, Niigata University
Apr 2002
Feb 2004
Spedialization in Music, Subject Pedagogy Major, Master Program, Graduate School of Education, Shinshu University
Apr 1998
Mar 2002
Music Major, Junior High School Teacher Training Program, Faculty of Education, Shinshu University
Apr 1995
Matsumoto Fukashi High School, Nagano

Published Papers

Pianists' skill which realize the intended pitch: development and integration the spatial memory of the keys and auditory representation of notes.
Ohsawa, C.
The United Graduate School of Education, Tokyo Gakugei University      Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Memory of the piano key positions in pianists.
Ohsawa, C., Obata, S., Hirano T., Tsuzaki, M., Ito, T., Saito T., & Kinoshita, H.
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Performance Science 2013   67-72   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Characteristics of a spatial memory of the keyboard estimated with the performance of keyposition pointing task in pianists.
Ohsawa, C., Ito, T., Kadota, K. & Kinoshita, H.
Annual Report of the Japanese Motor Learning Seminar   21 96-102   Sep 2012
Ohsawa, C., Hirano, T., Obata, S., Ito, T., & Kinoshita, H.
Proceedings of Joint conference of 12th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition and 8th Triennial Conference of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music   744-745   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Ohsawa, C., Oura, Y., Miyazaki, K., & Kinoshita, H.
Procedings of 11th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition   581-582   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Ohsawa, C.
Proceedings of the 7th triennial conference of european society for the cognitive sciences of music   387-390   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Ohsawa, C.
The Journal of the Study of Modern Society and Culture   38 101-114   Mar 2007
Saito, T. & Ohsawa, C.
Journal of the Faculty of Education   116 70-80   Dec 2005
Learning in piano performance with acquisition process of chunk of notes.
Ohsawa, C.
The Graduate School of Education, Shinshu University      Feb 2004   [Refereed]


The journal of the study of modern society and culture   38 101-113   Mar 2007
SAITO Tadahiko, OHSAWA Chie
Journal of the Faculty of Education, Shinshu University   116 71-80   Dec 2005

Research Grants & Projects

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: JSPS KAKEN: Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Chie OHSAWA
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: JSPS KAKEN: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Chie OHSAWA