Areas of Expertise

Academic Reading and Writing, TESOL, CALL


Andrew Brown’s published research pertains to learner-learner feedback and interaction, with a focus on scaffolding and mediational strategies. Future research aims to explore this theme in an online communicative environment.

Representative Publications

Brown, A. (2020). Exploring the Effects of Teaching Students Dynamic Assessment for Appropriation in Group Learner-Learner English Discussion. International Journal of TESOL Studies, 2(1), 99-118.


  • M.A. in TESOL, Sookmyung Graduate School of Education
  • B.A. in English Literature, University of Washington

Previous Appointments

  • Yokohama City University (currently full-time)
  • Rikkyo Universirty (currently part-time)
  • Dokkyo University (completed)
  • Tokyo Denki University (completed)

Professional Associations

Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT)