Current courses (2021-2022 Academic Year)

Seminar: Japanese Diaspora Literature

Seminar: Interdisciplinary (co-taught)

Intercultural Communication and Adjustment

Japan Studies

Public Speaking

Research Methods (co-taught)

English skills: Reading I, II; Writing I, II; Advanced Reading I, II; Advanced Writing I, II

Undergraduate courses taught

Rethinking Japan

English skills: Academic Writing I, II; Advanced Listening II: Listening I, II.

Graduate courses taught

Key Issues in Japanese Cultural Studies

Of Japanese Descent: Japanese Communities and Identity Outside Japan

Other teaching

List of courses able to teach

Guest lectures

  • 'English for Historians', Kyoto University (with Dr. Kjell Ericson)

  • 'Summer English Lectures in Humanities', Kobe University (with Professor Hideyuki Yamamoto)

  • ‘Race and Ethnicity’, Kyoto University (with Professor Yasuko Takezawa)

Lecturer training

  • ‘Fundamentals of Teaching’ lecturer training workshop, Birkbeck, University of London

  • ‘Teaching in British Higher Education’ lecturer training course, University of London

English language teaching experience in Japan

  • 2019-2020 English Teacher (part-time) at Doshisha Elementary School, Kyoto

  • 1996-1999 Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET Programme), Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) at Shiun Junior High School, Takamatsu City