SAYANAGI Nobuo

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Name
SAYANAGI Nobuo
Affiliation
Yamanashi Eiwa College
Section
Faculty of Humanities
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Master of Arts in Education(International Christian University), Doctor of Philosophy in Education(International Christian University)
Other affiliation
International Christian University Institute for Educational Research and Service

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2012
Research Assistant, Social Science Research Institute, International Christian University
 
Apr 2007
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Apr 2009
COE Research Fellow, International Christian University
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2019
Research Fellow, Institute for Educational Research and Service, International Christian Universtiy
 
Jun 2006
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Mar 2007
COE Research Assistant, International Christian University
 
2006
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2007
Research Assistant, Center of Excellence Program, International Christian University
 

Education

 
 
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1995
Specialization in Principles of Education, Major in Clinical Psychology, Graduate School, Division of Education, International Christian University
 
 
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2007
Specialization in Principles of Education, Major in Educational Psychology, Graduate School, Division of Education, International Christian University
 
 
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1993
Division of Education, Faculty of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Aug 2019
 - 
Today
Japan Society of Personality Psychology  Editorial Committee, The Japanese Journal of Personality
 
Apr 2016
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Today
Japan International Cooperation Agency  Domestic Support Committee, Smallholder Horticulture Empowerment and Promotion (SHEP) Approach
 
Jan 2011
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Today
Japan Society of Developmental Psychology  International Exchange Program Committee
 
Apr 2010
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Today
Japanese Society for Research and Practice on Child Rearing  Public Relations Committee
 
Oct 2013
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Oct 2014
Japan Society of Personality Psychology  Preparation Committee, 23rd Annual Convention
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jul 2019
Best Educator Award, Yamanashi Eiwa College
 

Published Papers

 
Breaking the poverty trap: Facilitating autonomous motivation for sustainable behavioral change in developmental aid recipients
SAYANAGI, Nobuo R.
Journal of International Development Studies   26(1) 25-50   Jun 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Workers in the field of development aid, particularly those involved in capacity development projects, have for some time recognized the importance of understanding the psychology of aid beneficiaries. However, there have been very few psychologic...
Breaking the poverty trap: Facilitating autonomous motivation for sustainable behavioral change in developmental aid recipients
SAYANAGI Nobuo R.
JICA Research Institute Working Paper   151    Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Workers in the field of development aid, particularly those involved in capacity development
projects, have for some time recognized the importance of understanding the psychology of aid
beneficiaries. However, there have been very few psychologic...
A model of subjective empowerment evaluation and its extension by psychological analysis
FUJIKAKE Yoko, SAYANAGI Nobuo
Human Development & Capability Association      Sep 2016   [Refereed]
The relationship between motivation and outcomes in developmental aid projects: Implications from an SDT-based approach in Kenya
SAYANAGI Nobuo R., AIKAWA, Jiro, ASAOKA, M.
6th International Conference on Self-Determination Theory      Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Application of SDT on a Development Aid Project by JICA
AIKAWA J., SAYANAGI N. R., & ASAOKA M.
6th International Conference on Self-Determination Theory      Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Should I Send My Child to Cram School?: Implications from Research on Academic Motivation
SAYANAGI Nobuo
Child Psychology   70(10) 111-115   Jun 2016   [Invited]
The Worries and Needs of Parenting Children in Yamanashi: Analyses of a TV Program Questionnaire
SAYANAGI Nobuo R.
Journal of Yamanashi Eiwa College   14 43-53   Mar 2016
The motivation of participants in successful development aid projects: A self-determination theory analysis of reasons for participating
SAYANAGI Nobuo R., AIKAWA, Jiro
JICA Research Institute Working Paper   121    Mar 2016   [Refereed]
The aim of this study was to reveal the reasons that extension officers and farmers give for
participating in successful capacity development projects, and to categorize these reasons into
motivation types defined by self-determination theory, dra...
Breaking the poverty trap: Facilitating autonomous motivation for sustainable behavioral change in developmental aid beneficiaries
SAYANAGI Nobuo
Human Development & Capability Association      Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Perceived Barriers/Benefits of Voluntary Counseling and Testing for HIV/AIDS: A Qualitative Study Based on an Open Question Questionnaires
IIDA Toshiharu, SAYANAGI Nobuo
Journal of Yamanashi Eiwa College   13 45-62   Mar 2015

Books etc

 
Introduction to the psychology of international cooperation: Seventeen motivation case studies from the field
SAYANAGI Nobuo, SHUTO Kumiko, AIKAWA Jiro, ASAOKA Makiko (Part:Joint Work, Supervisor and Co-Author)
Japan International Cooperation Agency   Sep 2016   ISBN:978-4-86357-071-9
Psycholgie approfondie de la cooperation internationale: Dex-sept cas de motivation recueillis sur la terrain
SAYANAGI Nobuo, SHUTO Kumiko, AIKAWA Jiro, ASAOKA Makiko (Part:Joint Work, Supervisor and Co-Author)
Japan International Cooperation Agency   Aug 2016   ISBN:978-4-86357-073-3
Introduction to the psychology of international cooperation: Seventeen motivation case studies from the field
SAYANAGI Nobuo, SHUTO Kumiko, AIKAWA Jiro, ASAOKA Makiko (Part:Joint Work, Supervisor and Co-Author)
Japan International Cooperation Agency   Aug 2016   ISBN:978-4-86357-072-6
Motivation reconsidered: The concept of competence
White, R. (Part:Single Translation)
Oct 2015   
Alex and Me: How a Scientist and a Parrot Uncovered a Hidden World of Animal Intelligence – and Formed a Deep Bond in the Process
Pepperberg, I. M. (Part:Single Translation)
Dec 2010   
New Psychotherapy: Creating Psychological Safe Space in a Global Society
SAYANAGI Nobuo (Part:Contributor, Effectance and Autonomy)
Fukosha   Jun 2008   
Math and the Mona Lisa: The Art and Science of Leonardo da Vinci
Atalay, B. (Part:Joint Translation)
Kagaku Dojin   May 2005   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Motivation and Psychological Need Satisfaction in an Aid Project in Madagascar: The Challenges of Developing Psychometric Scales in Developing Countries
Sayanagi, N. R.; Randriamanana, T., Razafimbelonaina, H. S. A., Rabemanantsoa, N., Abel-Ratovo, H. L., and Yokoyama, S.
7th International Conference on Self-Determination Theory   21 May 2019   
Psychological measurement of motivation in development aid programs: Findings and challenges from a farmer training program in Madagascar
Sayanagi, N. R., Randriamanana, T., Razafimbelonaina, H. S. A., Rabemanantsoa, N., Abel-Ratovo, H. L., And Yokoyama, S.
The 82nd Annual Convention of the Japanese Psychological Association   Sep 2018   
A model of subjective empowerment evaluation and its extension by psychological analysis
Fujikake, Y. & Sayanagi, N. R.
2016 Human Development & Capability Association   Sep 2016   
Application of SDT on a Development Aid Project by JICA
Aikawa, J., Sayanagi, N. R., & Asaoka, M.
6th International Conference on Self-Determination Theory   Jun 2016   
The relationship between motivation and outcomes in developmental aid projects: Implications from an SDT-based approach in Kenya
Sayanagi, N. R., Aikawa, J., & Asaoka, M.
6th International Conference on Self-Determination Theory   Jun 2016   
Breaking the poverty trap: Facilitating autonomous motivation for sustainable behavioral change in developmental aid beneficiaries
Sayanagi, N. R.
2015 Human Development & Capability Association   Sep 2015   
The relationship between psychologically safe space and trait anxiety in group psychotherapy
Takada, T., Hanai, T., & Sayanagi, N.
8th Pacific Rim Regional Congress of International Association for Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes & 14th Conference of International Association of Dynamic Psychotherapy   Oct 2008   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Challenges for Rice production with limited soil nutrients - Endeavor to increase yield under harsh conditions
Japan Science and Technology Agency/Japan International Cooperation Agency: Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): TSUJIMOTO Yasuhiro
Investigation of the realities of people living and poverty and assessment of anti-poverty policies using the Community Carte System
Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare: Social Welfare Promotion Program
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): KUSAKABE Motoo
Autonomous motivation in schoolchildren
The Other Research Programs

Social Contribution

 
Parenting lecture series
[Lecturer]  Fuefuki City Office & Childcare Support Eiwa  Jun 2015 - Today
2-3 lectures per year for local parents
Training for SHEP Approach, Japan International Cooperation Agency
[Lecturer]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  Apr 2014 - Today
6-7 workshops per year for agricultural officials and leaders from across Africa and for Japanese experts
[TV or radio appearance, Commentator]  YBS TV  The Parenting Diary  Jul 2013 - Today
Seminar in Childcare
[Lecturer]  Yamanashi Gakuin Junior College  5 Oct 2018
Cross-School Cooperation Seminar 2018
[Lecturer]  Yamanashi Prefectural Education Board Kyonan Office  3 Jul 2018
Seminar in Childcare
[Lecturer]  Yamanashi Gakuin Junior College  28 Sep 2017
Kyoto District Childcare Lecture 2017
[Lecturer]  Yamanashi Prefectural Education Board Kyoto Office  29 Jun 2017
Commentary for TV show
[TV or radio appearance, Commentator]  YBS TV  Tetete! TV  17 Apr 2017
2017 Madagascar Rural Development through Life Improvement Approach
[Lecturer]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  14 Apr 2017
Chubu University 119th Psychology Colloquium "The Psychology of International Cooperation: What Psychology Can Do to Fight Poverty"
[Lecturer]  Chubu University  27 Jan 2017
Special Interdisciplinary Lecture "Quality of Motivation, Behavior, and Wellbeing: An Outline of Self-Determination Theory"
[Lecturer]  Meiji University Graduate School of Information and Communication  20 Jan 2017
2016 PTA Lecture
[Lecturer]  Parent Teacher Association, Ichinomiya-kita Elementary School, Fuefuki, Yamanashi  24 Oct 2016
National Rice Farm Managers' Council 32nd Young Rice Farm Managers' Seminar
[Lecturer]  National Rice Farm Managers' Council  22 Jul 2016
2014 Members' Seminar
[Lecturer]  Yamanashi Prefecture Art & Culture Society  15 May 2015
2013 PTA Seminar
[Lecturer]  Yamanashi Prefecture Private Junior High & High School Parent Teacher Association Union  5 Jun 2013