Professor: 2015 – Present
Japan Association for Language Teaching
Director of Public Relations: 2012 – 2016
Publications Board Chair: 2010 – 2012
The State University of New York, Buffalo, Graduate School of Education
Certificate of Online Education and Information Literacy, 2014.
University of Massachusetts at Boston
Master of Arts in ESL and Bilingual Education, 1996.
Bachelor of Arts in History, 1990
Previous teaching positions
Tokyo Medical and Dental University Associate Professor: 2011 – 2015 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - English Department Obirin University Assistant Professor: 2005 – 2011 Coordinator for university-wide first-year English program with more than 70 staff serving over 2,000 students each year. Part-time Instructor: 2003 – 2005 Skills courses as assigned. Aoyama Gakuin University Part-time Instructor: 2004 – 2006 Integrated English Program, academic writing, and content based seminar classes. Daito Bunka UNIVERSITY Part-time Instructor: 2003 – 2005 Academic writing, introductory linguistics. Keisen University Part-time Instructor: 2003 – 2005 Content-based courses, presentation skills, academic writing. Yokohama Central YMCA Instructor: 2002 – 2003 Communicative English classes at all levels for students from children to adults. Course planner and coordinator for an English for Special Purposes class at the Kanagawa Prefectural Police. Nanzan University Associate Instructor: 1999 – 2000 Department of British and American Studies Freshman intensive course, Internet workshop. Part-time Instructor: 1998 – 1999 Department of International Management Communicative English courses Chukyo University Open College Part-time Instructor: 1996 – 2000 Adult education Chukyo University Department of English Language and Literature Full-time Instructor: 1996 – 1999 English skills courses, freshman seminar, ICT courses JET Program AET Assistant English Teacher: 1990 – 1991 Miyazaki Prefectural Board of Education Visiting assistant in rural junior high schools in Miyazki-ken, Japan.