Distinguished Lecturer Series
Upcoming Seminars in Summer 2018
Task-based Language Teaching and Learning
Dr. Andrea Révész (University College London, U.K.)
Teaching and Learning Vocabulary
Prof. Paul Nation (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)
Lexical Input Processing, the TOPRA Model, and Effective Vocabulary Instruction
Dr. Joe Barcroft (Washington University in St. Louis, U.S.A.)
Upcoming Seminars in Fall 2018
Age-related Factors in Second Language Learning
Dr. David Singleton (University of Pannonia, Hungary)
Understanding Language Course Design as a Problem-Solving Process
Dr. David Crabbe (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)
Formulaic Language in Applied Linguistics and TESOL
Dr. David Wood (Carleton University, Canada)
About the Distinguished Lecturer Series
Nine times a year, the Distinguished Lecturer Series brings internationally recognized TESOL and Applied Linguistics scholars to TUJ for intensive weekend seminars. Each seminar can be taken for elective credit for the master's and doctoral degrees.
The first three hours of each seminar (Saturday session from 14:00 to 17:00) are free and open to the general public. Alumni of TUJ's Graduate College of Education are welcome to attend the entire weekend without charge; the weekend auditing fee for others is ¥13,000.
How to Attend
Please sign up with the Seminar Sign-up Form below. Select the seminar you wish to attend from the drop-down list in the form.
- For current TUJ students & guests:
If you wish to audit the whole weekend, please indicate that on the form, and pay your auditing fee (¥13,000) before the second session starts on Saturday at 18:00. We only accept the cash payment.
- For TUJ Alumni:
If you are alumni of TUJ's Graduate College of Education, you may attend the entire seminar for free of charge.
Attention: Depending on the number of attendees, door might be closed at 14:00.