Fellows & Grantees

Yoko Yamamoto

Abe Fellowship 2012
Project Title
Social Stratification and Early Educational Processes: Student Beliefs about Learning in Japan and the U.S.
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
Adjunt Assistant Professor, Research Associate, Education, Center for the Study of Human Development, Brown University


Yoko Yamamoto is a faculty member at the Department of Education at Brown University. She received her Ph.D. in Human Development and Education from University of California at Berkeley. She has conducted research projects that examine socialization and educational processes across diverse cultural/ethnic and socioeconomic groups in the U.S. and Japan. She has served as the publicity committee chair and a steering committee member for the Society for the Study of Human Development.