Distinguished Lecturer Series

Upcoming Seminars in Fall 2018

Photo of Dr. David Singleton

Age-related Factors in Second Language Learning

Dr. David Singleton (University of Pannonia, Hungary)

Photo of Dr. David Crabbe.

Understanding Language Course Design as a Problem-Solving Process

Dr. David Crabbe (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)

Photo of Dr. David Wood

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.