Lecturer in Japanese
MA, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Office Hours – FALL 2017

  • Monday: 3:00 pm – 3:50 pm
  • Thursday & Friday: 1:55 – 2:45 pm

Research interest and background

My area of study is Japanese linguistics and pedagogy. I am interested in the area of discourse analysis and second language speakers of Japanese. I have researched about the usage of certain linguistic functions by Japanese learners, using conversational data. I always have my research interest center on the leaner’s Japanese language use and apply the research to the development of Japanese language teaching

Teaching background

I have taught Japanese for four years as a teaching assistant at Carthage College and University of Wisconsin-Madison. As a part-time instructor, I have taught Japanese to international students from a variety of countries at summer study abroad program in Tokyo.

Courses for Fall 2016

  • JPN 1130 – Beginning Japanese 1
  • JPN 1131 – Beginning Japanese 2