Keith Ogawa

Keith Ogawa

Overview

Department: 
School of Science » Psychology
SMC Email Address: 
Contact Information: 

Office
Psychology Center - 109

Contact:
Phone: 925-631-4046
Email: kogawa@stmarys-ca.edu
Mail: PMB 5082, Moraga, CA  94575

Education

  • Ph. D. Psychology, UC Davis, 1992
  • M.A. Psychology, San Jose State University, 1983
  • B.A. Psychology, San Jose State University, 1981

Professional Licenses & Certifications:

  • D.A.C.F.E. - American College of Forensic Examiners (1996)

Professional Experience

Teaching Experience:

  • Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (2004)
  • Associate Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (1999 - 2003)
  • Assistant Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (1995 - 1999)
  • Lecturer - UC Davis (1993 - 1994)
  • Instructor - UC Davis (1992 - 1993)
  • Associate Instructor - UC Davis (1990 - 1991)

Research Experience:

  • Research Associate - Dept. of Neurology, UC Davis (1994 - 1995)
  • Postdoc - Dept. of Neurology, UC Davis (1992 - 1994)

Courses Taught

Regularly Taught:

  • JanTerm: The Anthropocene Epoch
  • Psychology 110: Psychobiology & Lab
  • Psychology 128: Neuopsychology
  • Psychology 2: Introduction to Brain & Behavior

Service

Academic Service:

  • Past Chair, Academic Senate
    (2014 - 2015)
  • Chair, Academic Senate
    (2013 - 2014)
  • Vice Chair, Academic Senate
    (2012 - 2013)
  • Liberal and Civic Studies Governing Board
    (2006 - 2009)
  • Academic Senate: Senate Representative & Co-Chair Technology Advisory Committee
    (2002 - 2005)
  • Academic Senate: Chair, Subcommittee on Senate Self-Assessment
    (2002 - 2005)
  • Academic Senate: School of Science Representative
    (2002 - 2009)
  • Undergraduate Council
    (1997 - 1998)
  • Student Disciplinary Hearing Board
    (1995 - 2001)

Professional Organizations:

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Sigma Xi
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Cognitive Neuroscience Society
  • American Psychological Society

Thesis Adviser:

  • Davis, L. Virtual teaming and technology.
  • Alberico, N. The effects of cross-cultural training programs on expatriate success rate.
  • Hutcheson, M. The effects of education versus work experience on job satisfaction.
  • Printup, K. The difference between foreign and U.S. expatriates adjustment to relocation: A comparative analysis.
  • Snelling, C. Gender differences in leadership style: Self-perception is reality.
  • O'Brien, R. Differences in organizational perceptions: A comparative analysis of a diverse grop of employees.
  • Meskell, E. An investigation of boundary spanning employees: The affects of experience and formalization on role stress and organizational commitment of salespeople.
  • Follansbee, L. Preliminary examination of the relationship between staffing practices employed and organizational success.

Presentations

  • 2018. Increased righward frontal alpha asymmetry after mild-traumatic brain injury (2018). Kuusinen, V., Sun, L., Perakyla, J., Ogawa, K. H., & Hartikainen, K. M. Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, November 3-7, 2017.

  • 2017. The role of orbitofrontal cortex in involuntary attention to threat (2017). Kuusinen, V., Cesnaite, E., Peräkylä, J., Ogawa, K. H., & Hartikainen, K. M. European Brain and Behaviour Society. Bilbao, Spain, September 8-11, 2017.

  • 2017. Immediate effects of vagus nerve stimulation on human cognition and emotion (2017). K. Holm, L. Sun, J. Peräkylä, J. Haapasalo, K. Lehtimäki, K.H. Ogawa, J. Peltola, & K.M. Hartikainen.  Brain Stimulation, 10(2), 518. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2017.01.512.
  • 2013. Immediate effects of anterior thalamic stimulation on human cognition and emotion (2013). Sun, L., Polvivaara, M., Brause, M., Lehtimäki, K., Peltola, J., Ogawa, K. H., Öhman, J., & Hartikainen, K. M. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, USA.
  • 2013. Emotional modulation of attention networks depends on task engagement (2013). Exposito V., Pickard N., Ogawa K.H., Solbakk A-K., Knight R.T., & Hartikainen K.M. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, USA.
  • 2010. Reduced Response Inhibition due to Threat-related Distractors (2010).  Hartikainen K, Siiskonen A, Podkletnova I, Wäljas M, Öhman J., & Ogawa K. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. Conference Abstract: The 20th Annual Rotman Research Institute Conference, The frontal lobes. Toronto, Canada doi: 10.3389/conf.fnins.2010.14.00068
  • 2003. Forest or trees, effect of emotions (2003). Hartikainen K.M., Ogawa K.H., & Knight R. T. Annual meeting for Cognitive Neuroscience Society, New York; 201.
  • 2002. Affective interference of right hemisphere dependent global processing (2002). Hartikainen K.M., Ogawa K.H., & Knight R.T.  Orlando, California, USA In Society for Neuroscience Abstracts; 780.11.
  • 2001. Asymmetric organization of human prefrontal cortex for emotional processing (2001). Hartikainen K. M., Ogawa K. H., & Knight R. T. 31th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, California,, USA November 10-15, 2001). In: Society for Neuroscience Abstracts 2001; 27(2):170
  • 2001. Orbital- thalamic network for the regulation of cortical synchronization. Herrmann, C. S., Hartikainen, K. M., Soltani, M., Ogawa, K. H., Edwards, E., & Knight, R. T.  Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 2001; suppl., s. 77.
  • 2000. Altered emotional influence on visual attention subsequent to orbitofrontal damage in humans. (2000). Hartikainen K. M., Ogawa K. H., Soltani M., Pepitone M., & Knight R. T.  30th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. New Orleans, Lousiana,, USA November 4-9, 2000.  In: Society for Neuroscience Abstracts. 2 Abstract No:756.11
  • 2000. Event related potentials and reaction times reflect differential effects of emotional stimulation (2000). Hartikainen K., Ogawa K., Soltani M., & Knight, R. Journal of Cognitive Neursoscience, 55-56.
  • 1999. Automatic emotional processing interferes with right hemispheric function (1999). Society for Neuroscience. Hartikainen K .M., Ogawa, K. H., Knight, R. T. 29th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. Miami Beach, Florida, USA October 23-28, 1999.  In: Society for Neuroscience Abstracts 1999; 25 (1-2): 2146.
  • 1998. Parallel stimulus processing in a dyadic search task. Cognitive Neuroscience Society, 1998, 5, 140.
  • 1998. Electrophysiological studies of dyadic search. Society for Neuroscience, 1998. 24, 2, 380.
  • 1995. The effects of dorsolateral prefrontal lesions on visual search. Society for Neuroscience, 1995, 21, 2, 937.
  • 1994. Visual search in complex displays. American Psychological Society Proceedings, 1994, 45.

Publications

  • 2018. Orbitofrontal lesion alters brain dynamics of emotion-attention and emotion-cognitive control interaction in humans (2018). Kuusinen, V., Cesnaite, E., Perakyla, J., Ogawa, K. H., & Hartikainenm K. M. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 01 November 2018 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2018.00437

  • 2017. Causal evidence from humans for the role of mediodorsal nurcleus of the thalamus in working memory (2017). Peräkylä, J., Sun, L., , K., Mottonen, T., Ogawa, K.H., & Hartikainen, K.M. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29(12), 2090-2102. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_01176.
  • 2017. Greater attention to relevant emotion due to orbitofrontal lesion (2017). Mäki-Marttunen, V.,Kuusinen, V., Peräkylä, J., Ogawa, K.H., Brause, M., Brander. A., & Hartikainen K.M. Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(2): 400-413. doi:10.1089/neu.2015.4390.
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13803395.2017.1285869.
  • 2016. Human brain reacts to transcranial extraocular light (2016). Sun L, Peräkylä J, Kovalainen A, Ogawa K.H., Karhunen P.J., & Hartikainen, K.M. PLoS ONE 11(2): e0149525. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0149525.
  • 2014. Immediate effects of deep brain stimulation of anterior thalamic nuclei on executive functions and emotion-attention interaction in humans (2014). Hartikainen, K.M., Sun, L., Polvivaara, M., Brause, M., Lehtimaki, K., Haapasalo, J., Mottonen, T., Vayrynen, K., Ogawa, K.H., Ohman, J., & Peltola, J. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 26(5), 540-550.
  • 2014. Low attentional engagement makes attention network activity susceptible to emotional interference (2014). Mäki-Marttunen, V., Pickard, N., Solbakk, A.-K., Ogawa, K.H., Knight, T.T., & Hartikainen, K.M. NeuroReport, 25(13), 1038-1043. 10.1097/WNR.0000000000000223.
  • 2012. Orbitofrontal cortex biases attention to emotional events. Hartikainen, K.M., Ogawa, K.H., & Knight, R.T. (2012). Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 34(6), 588-597.
  • 2012. Threat interferes with response inhibition (2012). Hartikainen, K.M., Siskonen, A., & Ogawa, K.H. NeuroReport, 23(7), 447-450.
  • 2010. Persistent symptoms in mild to moderate traumatic brain injury associated with executive dysfunction (2010).  Hartikainen K.M., Waljas M, Isoviita T, Dastidar P, Liimatainen S, Solbakk A-K, Ogawa K.H., Soimakallio S., Ylinen A., Ohman, J. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 32(7), 767-774.
  • 2010. Trees over forest: Unpleasant stimuli compete for attention with global features (2010). Hartikainen, K.M., Ogawa, K.H., & Knight, R.T. NeruoReport, 21(5), 344-348.
  • 2007. Emotionally arousing stimuli compete with attention to left hemispace (2007). Hartikainen, K.M., Ogawa, K.H., & Knight, R.T. NeuroReport, 18(18), 1929-1933.
  • 2001. Location and frequency cues in auditory selective attention (2001). Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Psychophysics, vol. 27, issue 1, pg.65-74.
  • 2000. Transient interference of right hemispheric function due to automatic emotional processing (2000). Hartikainen, K.M., Ogawa, K.H., & Knight, R.T. Neuropsychologia, 38, 1576-1580.
  • 2000. Effects of emotional stimuli on event-related potentials and reaction time in orbitofrontal patients (2000). Hartikainen, K.M., Ogawa, K.H., & Knight, R.T. Brain and Cognition, 47, 339-341.
  • 1998. Conjoining auditory and visual features during high-rate serial presentation: Processing and conjoining two features can be faster than processing one (1998). Woods, D.L., Alain, C., & Ogawa, K.H. Perception and Psychophysics, 60(2), 239-249.
  • 1995. Aging and auditory stream segregation (1995). Alain, C., Ogawa, K.H., & Woods, D.L. Journal of Gerontology: Psychology, 51, 91-93.
  • 1994. Brain indices of automatic pattern detection (1994). Alain, C., Ogawa, K.H., & Woods, D.L. NeuroReport, 6, 140-144.
  • 1993. Auditory feature conjunction: Primacy of frequency over lateralization cues (1993). Society for Neuroscience, vol. 19, issue 3, 1805.
  • 1989. Causal primacy and comparative fault: The effect of position in a causal chain on judgments of legal responsibility (1989). Johnson, J.T., Ogawa, K.H., Delforge, A., Early, D. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 15(2), 161-174.
  • 1989. Significance of light and social cues in the maintenance of temporal organization in man (1989). Winget, C.M., DeRoshia, C.W., Ogawa, K.H., & Holley, D.C. The Physiologist, 32(11), 94-95.
  • 1988. Eyewitness memory and the importance of sequential information. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society (1988). Kroll, N.E.A., Ogawa, K.H., & Nieters, J.E., 26(5), 395-398.
  • 1988. Retrieval of the irretrievable: The effect of sequential information on response bias. Practical aspects of memory: Current research and issues (1988). Kroll, N.E.A., & Ogawa, K.H., vol. 1, 490-495. NY: John Wiley & Sons.
  • 1983. Does social interaction influence sleep-wake activity during small group confinement in a constant environment? (1983). Holley, D.C., DeRoshia, C.W., Ogawa, K.H., Winterfield, K.M., & Winget, C.M. The Physiologist, 26, A78.
  • 1982. REM deprivation effects on testosterone levels in male rats. Sleep Research, 1982, 11, 194.

Honors, Awards & Grants

Awards: 
  • Letters of Commendation

Interests

Scholarly Interests: 

Interests

  • Academic Research Interests
  • Neuromodulation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Frontal Lobes
  • Attention/Emotion
  • Neurophysiology of Cognition
  • Hemispheric Asymmetries
  • Circadian Rhythms of Behavior

Favorite Quotes

  • Favorite Quotes
    Dans les champs de l'observation le hasard ne favorise que les esprits prepares [Louis Pasteur, University of Lille (7 December 1854).]
  • Never regard study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work belongs [Albert Einstein].
  • Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence [Abigail Adams (1780)].
  • A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops [Henry B. Adams (1871)].
  • Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often [Mark Twain].