Mr Michael Carne

(Ishihara Lab, School of Culture, History & Language)

Ms Jun Imaki

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Language testing

Dr Yuki Itani-Adams

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Bilingual first language acquisition; language teaching methodology; language acquisition; teaching Japanese as a foreign language

Ms Mami Iwashita

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Mr Tokoi Kenichi

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Professor Rikki Kersten

(School of International, Political & Strategic Studies)

Japanese security policy; the Japan-US alliance; Japanese politics and foreign policy; history of political thought; modern Japanese history with a focus on democracy, fascism, leftist movements, war responsibility debates and public intellectuals

Dr Yuko Kinoshita

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Her areas of expertise is Laboratory Phonetics and Speech Science and her research interests include:Forensic voice comparison, Linguistics and acoustic phonetics, Japanese language education, Language teaching as cultural education, Likelihood-ratio based evidence analysis and presentation, Education for the Asian Century.

Dr Meredith McKinney

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Japanese literature and translation

Dr Naomi Ogi

(School of Culture, History & Language)

Spoken discourse; teaching culture in language education; relationships between Japanese linguistic markers/strategies and gender

Dr Maaike Okano-Heijmans

(Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy)

Japan’s foreign policy in Asia; Diplomacy and regional cooperation in East Asia; Consular affairs and diplomacy

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