Faculty

LEE Sean

■Position:
Assistant Professor
■Degree:
Doctor of Philosophy in Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences
■Background:
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science PD
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science DC2
Teaching Assistant, Department of Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences, University of Tokyo
Part-time Lecturer, Ikemi-gakuen
Research Assistant, Teikyo University, Department of Psychology

■Field of Specialization:
 Language evolution
    Cultural evolution
    Human evolution
    Data science

■Research Theme:
   
Language Phylogenies of East Asia
    Pattern and Process of Language Evolution
    Cross-cultural Study of Economic Decision-making
    Statistical Model of Human Intelligence

■Major Works / Publications Awards:
 【Major Works】
  Lee, S., & Hasegawa, T. (2011). Bayesian phylogenetic analysis supports an agricultural origin of Japonic languages. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 278(1725), 3662–3669. http://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.0518
        Lee, S., & Hasegawa, T. (2013). Evolution of the Ainu language in space and time. PLOS ONE, 8(4), e62243. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0062243
        Lee, S., & Hasegawa, T. (2014). Oceanic barriers promote language diversification in the Japanese Islands. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27(9), 1905–1912. http://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12442
 【Awards】
  Ichiko Memorial Award, University of Tokyo

■Academic Societies / Service to Society:
 【Academic Societies】
        Human Behavior & Evolution Society of Japan
        Society of Evolutionary Studies in Japan
        European Society for Evolutionary Biology

■Web Page/ Researcher DB:
        
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sean_Lee23

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