Distinguished Lecturer Series

Upcoming Seminars in Spring 2018

Learning Grammar through Writing: Practice and Theory

Dr. Natsuko Shintani (Kobe Gakuin University, Japan)

Qualitative and Narrative Approaches to Researching Language Teaching and Learning

Dr. Gary Barkhuizen (The University of Auckland, New Zealand)

Teaching English to Young Learners

Dr. Mitsue Allen-Tamai (Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan)

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.

Venues

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.