Staff Profile

Staff Profile

Yumiko FURUICHI Ph.D.

Professor, Coordinator
yumiko.furuichi@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Teacher Development

Hobbies : Travel, Tennis, Ⅿountaineering, Exploring markets of different cultures

Message to students : Do challenge! Chances are waiting for you after challenge.

Kazuko USHIYAMA Ph.D.

Associate Professor
kazuko.ushiyama@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Second language acquisition, Business japanese

Hobbies : Cooking, Take a walk

Message to students : Toward your own target, let's learn Japanese together.

Yoko OKA Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
oka@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Second language acquisition, Motivation

Hobbies : Mountain climbing, Reading

Message to students : Treasure every encounter
Research activities: https://researchmap.jp/7000017599/

Youjin KIM Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
youjin.kim@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Education of pronunciation/listening, Second language acquisition

Hobbies : Go to a concert/rakugo, Studying foreign languages

Message to students : If you study a language, you can make more vast world.
Research activities: https://researchmap.jp/youjinkim/

Miho IGARI

Lecturer

Japanese Language Education, Second Language Acquisition

Hobbies : tennis, cycling

Message to students : I will always support your studying Japanese language!

Ayumi UCHIDA

Lecturer

Second Language Acquisition, Computer Assisted Language Learning

Hobbies : Eating sweets

Message to students : I will help you make your studies and life in Japan wonderful.

Yumi ONISHI Ph.D.

Lecturer 
nihongo@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Second language acquisition, Motivation

Hobbies : Travel, Ⅿountaineering

Message to students : I'm always behind you!

Sayuri KATAOKA

Lecturer

Japanese pedagogy, Pragmatics, Inter-culture communication

Hobbies : Music, Bicycling

Message to students : Let’s study “Inter-cultural communication” together !

Akiko KOMETANI

Lecturer

Applied Japanese Linguistics

Hobbies : Running

Message to students : Let's learn and discover Japanese language and culture together!

Mizue SATO

Lecturer 

Japanese Language education, Kanji education

Hobbies : Piano, travel

Message to students : Let’s have various experiences in Japan!

Ami NAKAMURA

Lecturer

particles, Japanese Language Education

Hobbies : fishing

Message to students : The longest journey begins with a single step.

Fumie HOWARD

Lecturer

Bilingualism, Second Language Acquisition

Hobbies : Travel around the world – love to communicate with people

Message to students : Be positive!! That’s the way to your success!!

Akiko FUJII

Lecturer

The development of second language reading, motivation

Hobbies : Visiting museums, watching movies

Message to students : I hope you’re enjoying learning Japanese language.

Mari MIYASE

Lecturer

Second language acquisition

Hobbies : Museum Hopping. Watching movies

Message to students : Believe in yourself, and your dreams will come true.

Maki YAMAGUCHI Ph.D.

Lecturer 

Japanese Language Education, Second Language Acquisition

Hobbies : Travel, Skiing

Message to students : Let’s enjoy studying Japanese. I’m looking forward to seeing you!

Miwako HAYASAKA

Assistant
hayasakamiwako@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Hobbies : Bird-watching, Diet

Message to students : Please ask me any questions such as shops, restaurant, karaoke, and love. I am always happy to help you.

Megumi YAMAHATA

assistant
yamahata.megumi@jlcse.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Hobbies : Study English by myself , Watching movies

Message to students : If you have a chance, I recommend that you do Domestic travel. Because Japan has many different impressions by each region.