Conference Presentations

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (February, 2021). Who incurs a cost for her group and when? The effect of justice sensitivity and previous interactions with other members on people’s behavior in a volunteer’s dilemma. Poster presented at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Online.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (November, 2020). Social perception in a volunteer’s dilemma in everyday life. Presented at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Social Psychology. Online.

Shimizu, Y., Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (November, 2020). Developing a scale to measure symbolic ableism in Japan. Presented at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Social Psychology. Online.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (September, 2020). Determinants of acceptance of automated vehicles. Poster presented at the 84th Annual Convention of the Japanese Psychological Association. Online.

Hashimoto, T., Tham, Y. J., Karasawa, K., and Tai, M. (September, 2020). Understanding people’s attitudes toward a “data-driven” society based on trust and technology acceptance models. Poster presented at the 84th Annual Convention of the Japanese Psychological Association. Online.

Ohashi, M. M., Tham, Y. J., Togo, E., and Iume, Y. (September, 2020). Factors for mothers to continue team support in elementary school children’s community sports: Effects of sports harassment and the justice sensitivity. Poster presented at the 84th Annual Convention of the Japanese Psychological Association. Online. *Winner of the Excellent Presentation Award

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (February, 2020). How people evaluate volunteers and shirkers in the volunteer’s dilemma? The effect of perceived cost of volunteering. Poster presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. New Orleans, LA, USA.

Tham, Y. J. (November 2019). Rejecting an unfair offer allows you to gain self/other-focused material/social rewards: An integrative framework of motivation for rejecting unfair offers in ultimatum games. Poster presented at the 23rd Experimental Social Science Conference. Tokyo, Japan.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (November, 2019). Individual differences of willingness to volunteer in a volunteer’s dilemma: The positive and negative effects of justice sensitivity. Talk presented at the 60th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Social Psychology. Tokyo, Japan.

Tham, Y. J., Murata, K., and Karasawa, K. (September, 2019). Implicit and explicit attitudes toward blood ties. Talk presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of Japanese Cognitive Science Society. Hamamatsu, Japan.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (July, 2019). “Take one for the team!” The positive and negative effects of justice sensitivity in a volunteer’s dilemma in workplace scenarios. Poster presented at the 13th biennial Asian Association of Social Psychology. Taipei, Taiwan.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., Shiraiwa, Y., and Karasawa, K. (March, 2019). Who “volunteers”? The effect of justice sensitivity in a volunteer’s dilemma at a university dorm. Talk presented at the 9th Asian Conference on Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences. Tokyo, Japan.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., Schmitt, M., and Karasawa, K. (March, 2019). Development of a Japanese version of the Justice Sensitivity Inventory (JSI-J). Poster presented at the 9th Asian Conference on Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences. Tokyo, Japan.

Tham, Y. J., Hashimoto, T., and Karasawa, K. (February, 2019). Egoistic motives of concerning injustice for others: Justice sensitivity and self-Consciousness. Poster presented at the 20th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Portland, OR, USA.

Tham, Y. J., Murata, K., & Karasawa, K. Because of the “bad blood”? Genetic essentialism and associative stigma of an ex-convict’s children. (August, 2018). Poster presented at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Social Psychology. Osaka, Japan.

Awards & Grants

Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows

Exemption from paying off student loans

Research Grant (for research on simulation and gaming using advanced and creative methods) 2019

AASP Summer School Research Grant 2019

Travel Grant for AASP Summer School 2019

Travel Grant for the 83rd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Psychological Association

Travel Grant for International Conferences 2019

Travel Grant for International Conferences 2019

The International Academic Forum Scholarship 2019

Young Researcher’s Scholarship Award 2019

Travel Grant for International Conferences 2018

Teaching

September, 2020 - January, 2021 Part-time lecturer at Hitotsubashi University (Course: “Psychology”)

April, 2020 - July, 2020 Teaching assistant at Tokyo Future University (Courses: “Statistics for Psychology II” and “Psychological Experiment”)

April, 2020 - July, 2020 Teaching assistant at the University of Tokyo (Course: “Seminar in Social Psychology II”)

February, 2020 Teaching assistant at Tokyo Future University (Course: “Psychological Experiment”)

April, 2019 - July, 2019 Teaching assistant at Tokyo Future University (Courses: “Statistics for Psychology II” and “Psychological Experiment”)

April, 2019 - July, 2019 Teaching assistant at the University of Tokyo (Course: “Seminar in Social Psychology II”)

September, 2018 - January, 2019 Teaching assistant at the University of Tokyo (Courses: “Research Method in Social Psychology I” and “Research Method in Social Psychology II”)

April, 2018 - July, 2018 Teaching assistant at the University of Tokyo (Course: “Research Method in Social Psychology III”)

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Doctor’s Degree Program, Department of Social Psychology, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology

The University of Tokyo

Apr 2020 – Present Tokyo, Japan
 
 
 
 
 

Master’s Degree Program, Department of Social Psychology, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology

The University of Tokyo

Apr 2018 – Mar 2020 Tokyo, Japan
 
 
 
 
 

Exchange Program

The University of British Columbia

Sep 2016 – Apr 2017 Vancouver, Canada
 
 
 
 
 

Department of Commerce and Management

Hitotsubashi University

Apr 2014 – Mar 2018 Tokyo, Japan