Shinobu Kitayama (born March 9, 1957) is a Japanese social psychologist and the Robert B. Zajonc Collegiate Professor of Psychology at the University of Michigan. He is also the Social Psychology Area Chair and Director of the Culture & Cognition Program at the University of Michigan. He is the editor-in-chief of the Attitudes and Social Cognition section of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
University of Michigan
|Known for||Cross-cultural psychology|
|Awards||Career Contribution Award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (2017)|
|Institutions||University of Michigan|
|Thesis||Attention as a mediator between affect and cognition: emotional tone and expectancy jointly determine accuracy in word perception (1987)|