International Grants

Title Investigating cultural and language effects on indivdual's time discount in several cultures
Investigators Watabe, M. & Ishii, K.
Funding Period 2014 - 2016
Funding Body/Organisation Japanese Ministry of Education Scientific Research Grant
Funding Amount MYR 23,000
Title Emergence of institutional sanctioning for sustainable mutual coorperation in large-scale groups
Investigators Motoki Watabe; Takahiro Kato; Hiroki Ozono
Funding Period 2013-2013
Funding Body/Organisation Japanese Ministry of Education Scientific Research Grant
Funding Amount Approx. MYR 63,000
Title Investigation of human social decision making regulated by microglia; the immune system cell in the brain
Investigators Takahiro Kato (PI); Motoki Watabe; Shigenobu Kanba
Funding Period 2012-2014
Funding Body/Organisation Japanese Ministry of Education Scientific Research Grant
Funding Amount Approx. MYR 127,000
Title An electrophysiological investigation of emotion-enhanced recollection
Investigators Alexandre Schaefer
Funding Period 2010-2013
Funding Body/Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
Funding Amount £385,359 = MYR 1,950,231
Title Role of institutional sanctioning in self-sustaining mutual coorperation
Investigators Motoki Watabe; Takahiro Kato
Funding Period 2009-2012
Funding Body/Organisation Japanese Ministry of Education Scientific Research Grant
Funding Amount Approx. MYR 127,000
Title The role of attentional mechanisms in the formation of emotional memories: an electrophysiological approach
Investigators Schaefer, A. & Rickart, A.
Funding Period 2009
Funding Body/Organisation Nuffield Foundation
Funding Amount N/A
Title Structure of dialogue in psychotherapy
Investigators Tomoko Kuwabara (PI); Sakiko Yoshikawa; Motoki Watabe; Masahiro Komori & Rickart, A.
Funding Period 2008 - 2012
Funding Body/Organisation Japanese Ministry of Education Scientific Research Grant
Funding Amount Approx. MYR 133,000

Local Grants

Title Quality of Light - Impact of Visual and Non-Visual Effects
Investigators Tan, C.P.; Kalavally, V.; Parkkinen, J.; Haque, S.; Schaefer, A.; Anura Siri, D.; Lacey, D. & Kok Eng, N.
Funding Period 2015 - 2018
Funding Body/Organisation CREST R&D grant
Funding Amount MYR 445,263
Title The effects of socioeconomic status on cognitive brain function among young Malaysian adults
Investigators Poon, WC.; Schaefer, A.; Watabe, M.; & Habibullah, MS.
Funding Period 2015 - 2017
Funding Body/Organisation Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Malaysian Ministry of Science and Technology
Funding Amount MYR 82,000
Title The effects of poverty on cognitive performance in a sample of Malaysian young adults
Investigators Schaefer, A.; Poon, W.C; Watabe, M.; Goto, N. & Haque, S.
Funding Period 2015 - 2016
Funding Body/Organisation Monash University Malaysia - SETA
Funding Amount MYR 20,000
Title Investigating how cultural stimuli affect Muslim's religious practice and cognition
Investigators Watabe, M. & Chew, YT.
Funding Period 2014 - 2015
Funding Body/Organisation Monash University Malaysia - Halal Ecosystem
Funding Amount MYR 10,000
Title Halal Choice? A Neurological Investigation of Consumers Halal Brand Consumption
Investigators Ali, Y.; Ahmed, P. & Tee, DD.
Funding Period 2013 - 2016
Funding Body/Organisation Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Malaysian Ministry of Science and Technology
Funding Amount MYR 99,000
Title Developing a Predictive Model for Science and Technology Career Decision: A Neuroscience Approach
Investigators Chong, YS. (PI); Ahmed, P. & Quek, AH.
Funding Period 2013 - 2015
Funding Body/Organisation Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Malaysian Ministry of Science and Technology
Funding Amount MYR 51,000
Title Neuroeconomic Underpinnings of Noncooperation and Cooperation in Sustainable Use of Shared Natural Resources
Investigators Sarker, A. & Poon, WC.
Funding Period 2013 - 2015
Funding Body/Organisation Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Malaysian Ministry of Science and Technology
Funding Amount MYR 54,500