Tomoaki (Tomo) Imamichi

LaGuardia Community College

Tomoaki (Tomo) Imamichi is an Associate Professor of Psychology at LaGuardia Community College and an affiliate faculty at the Graduate Center at the City University of New York. He received his PhD in Environmental Psychology from the Graduate Center at the City University of New York. He was awarded a Futures Initiative Faculty Fellowship with Prof. David Chapin to develop and teach a course “The Environmental Psychology of Care” offered in the 2018/2019 academic year at the Graduate Center. His interests include environmental competence (how to deal with challenging tasks and environments), phenomenological approaches, which includes moving-through-the-environment from running-with-a-stroller (2014) to walking-with-an-elderly (2019), and modes of being-in-the-world. His is also interested in exploring how Environmental Psychology can be more environmental from a Critical Psychology and practical perspective.