Graduate Student in the Chuo University Graduate School of Letters and Research Fellow (DC1) of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Area of Specialization: Developmental Psychology
Shuhei Iimura was born in Ibaraki Prefecture in 1991. He graduated from the College of Health and Welfare, J. F. Oberlin University in 2014.
He completed the Master’s Program in the Graduate School of Letters, Chuo University in 2016, and obtained a Master’s Degree in psychology.
After working as a concurrent lecturer at Rikkyo Ikebukuro Junior & Senior High School, he was enrolled in the Doctoral Program in the Graduate School of Letters, Chuo University in 2016. Also, he serves as a Research Fellow (DC1) at the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
His current research theme is the measurement of developmental diversity caused by changing environment from junior high school to high school, as well as the review of associated mechanisms.
His related achievements include the following: “Iimura, S. & Taku, K. (2018). Positive Developmental Changes after Transition to High School: Is Retrospective Growth Correlated with Measured Changes in Current Status of Personal Growth? Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 47(6), 1192-1207” (https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10964-018-0816-7
) and more.
His homepage: https://sites.google.com/view/iimurashuhei/top