Nobuko Koyama

KOYAMA

Position Title
Assistant Professor of Japanese, Japanese Language Program Coordinator

311 Sproul
Office Hours
MW 12:30-1:30P or by appointment
Bio

EDUCATION AND DEGREE(S)

  • PhD in Linguistics, University of Hawaii at Manoa

RESEARCH INTEREST(S)

  • Japanese language pedagogy (curriculum standardizations, curriculum design, content-based instruction, literature in L2, collaborative learning)
  • Academic Japanese
  • Discourse analysis of Japanese contemporary literature

PROFILE

Dr. Koyama is a Japanese linguist and a pedagogy specialist with extensive teaching experience in JSL & JFL.  Prior to her appointment at UCD, she designed and established a Japanese language major at Temple University Japan Campus in 2010.