Area: Centre for Language and Communication Research
Autonomous vocabulary acquisition.
Supervisor: Tess Fitzpatrick
BA: University of Michigan, Japanese Studies
MA: Eastern Michigan University, TESOL
JALT & TESOL Int’l member, Editor of Journal of Maritime Research
I have published material on autonomous learning, CALL (blogs), group-based projects, and extensive reading.
Conferences, Symposia and Seminars
I have presented at TESOL International, JALT, CamTESOL, Thai TESOL, VARG, and spoken at many smaller local seminars and workshops in Japan.
I have taught at the primary level for 3 years, and university level for 7+ years. I am currently an Associate Professor at Kobe University in the Graduate School of Maritime Sciences.