Faculty & Staff Directory
Campus Address: CA501C
Director, Program in Japanese Studies
Lecturer in Japanese
Department of World Languages and Cultures
IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI
B.A. University at Buffalo 1997, M.A. University at Buffalo 2001, Ph.D. University at Buffalo 2007
Japanese Linguistics, Japanese Language Pedagogy, Applied Linguistics
Beginning Japanese I (EALC J131) Japan: Living Tradition (EALC E231)
Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association Teacher of the Year Award (Indiana State Representative) 2014
Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association Collegiate Teacher of the Year Award 2012
Indiana University Trustees Teaching Award 2012
Association of Indiana Teachers of Japanese Teacher of the Year 2011
The National Council of Japanese Language Teachers Teacher Award 2011
Cheng & Tsui Professional Development Award 2010
Indiana University Trustees Teaching Award 2010
“True and False Beginner Japanese Language Students in the First Semester Classroom: Comparing Anxiety, Performance, and Retention.”, Vol. 15 of Journal Canadian Association of Japanese Language and Education (CAJLE), 41-61, (2014).
日本語で学ぶ広島の歴史：LACコースの試み,“Learning Japanese through Japanese History: A LAC Course on Hiroshima.” Ed., Kazumi Matsumoto, Sadatoshi Tomizawa & Guohe Zheng, Proceedings of the 23rd Central Association of Teachers of Japanese Conference, 109-119, (2013).
実践可能なCBIモデルとは？初級CBIの課題を踏まえて, “Challenges of Using CBI in Lower-Level FL Classes: Toward a Practical Model of CBI for Beginning-Level Students.” Proceedings of the 18th Princeton Japanese Pedagogy Forum, 106-116, (2011).