Some representative publications. (*asterisks indicate undergraduate collaborators):
*Fong, M., *Moore, C., *Zhao, T., *Schudson, Z., Goto, S.G., & Lewis, R.S. (2014). Switching Between Mii and Wii: Cultural Priming Effects on the N400. Culture and Brain, 2, 52-71.
Goto, S.G., *Yee, A., *Lowenberg, K. & Lewis, R.S. (2013). Cultural differences in sensitivity to context: Detecting affective incongruity using the N400. Social Neuroscience, 8, 63-74.
Goto, S.G., *Ando, Y., *Huang, C., *Yee, A., & Lewis, R.S. (2009). Cultural differences in the visual processing of meaning: Detecting incongruities between background and foreground objects using the N400. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Advanced access published 9/29/09, 1-12.
Hwang, W.C., & Goto, S.G. (2008). The impact of perceived discrimination on the mental health outcomes of Asian American and Latino college students. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 14(4), 326-335.
Weekes, N.Y., Lewis, R.S., Garrison-Jakel, J., Patel, F., Goto, S.G., & Lupien, S. (2008). The effect of an environmental stressor on gender differences on the awakening cortisol response. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 33, 772-776.
Lewis, R.S., Goto, S.G., & *Kong, L. (2008). Culture and Context: East Asian American and European American Differences in P3 Event-Related Potentials and Self-Construal. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34(5), 623-634.
*Liu, F.F. & Goto, S.G. (2007). Self construal, mental distress, and family relations: A mediated moderational analysis with Asian American adolescents. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 13(2), 134-142.
Goto, S.G. & Chan, D.K.S. (2005). Becoming friends or remaining foes: An empirical test of a causal model of intergroup contact across cultures. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 29, 197-216.
Chan, D.K.S., & Goto, S.G. (2003). Conflict resolution in the culturally diverse workplace: Some data from Hong Kong employees. International Journal of Organizational Behavior, 52(3), 441-460.
Goto, S.G., Gee, G., & Takeuchi, D.T. (2002). Strangers Still? The Experience of Discrimination Among Chinese Americans. Journal of Community Psychology, 30(2), 211-224.
*Kim, C.Y., Goto, S.G., *Bai, M., *Kim, T., & *Wong, E. (2002) Culturally congruent mentoring: Predicting Asian Americans student participation using the Theory of Reasoned Action. Journal of Applied Social Psychology.
Trafimow, D., Triandis, H.C. & Goto, S.G. (1991). Some tests of the distinction between the private self and the collective self. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 60(5), 649-655.
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
2015-2016 Sontag Award for Toward a Theory of Cultural Context Effects: Development of N400 Protocol
Research Fellow, Associated Kyoto Program, Doshisha University, 2011.
Irvine Faculty Fellowship for Student Mentoring, Pomona College, 2002-2003.
National Science Foundation, Research Grant, "Establishment of a High-Density Event-Related Potential Laboratory at an Undergraduate College for the Study of Cognitive Neuroscience," 2001
The Institute for Health Policy Studies of the University of California, San Francisco, and the California Work and Health Survey, "The Antecedents and Consequences of Work Place Discrimination Experienced by Asian Americans," 1999
Pomona College, Wig Distinguished Professorship Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1998