SHIMIZU Toshihiro

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Name
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
URL
http://www.english.gr.jp/office
Affiliation
Mukogawa Women's University
Section
Department of English
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D. (English Linguistics)(Kansai Gaidai University), M.A. (Culture and Information Studies)(Nihon University)
Other affiliation
Hasegawa Educational InstituteJapan Center for Hairdressing and Beauty Education
Twitter ID
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Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
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Today
Associate Professor, Department of English, Mukogawa Women's University
 
Apr 2016
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Foreign Language Instrucor, Japan Center for Hairdressing and Beauty Education
 
May 2013
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Trustee, Hasegawa Educational Institute
 
Jan 2016
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Apr 2016
English instructor for Japanese representatives, Junior Summit in Mie 2016
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2016
Associate Professor, The University of Shiga Prefecture, Institute for Promotion of General Education
 
Apr 2012
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Sep 2013
Part-time Lecturer, Doshisha University, Faculty of Commerce
 
Apr 2011
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Sep 2013
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Commerce, Kansai University
 
Apr 2011
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Mar 2012
Lecturer (Full-time), Center for Language Education and Research, Ritsumeikan University
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2011
Assistant Professor, Graduate School, Osaka University of Economics
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2011
Part-time Lecturer (TA), Kansai Gaidai College
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2011
Assistant Professor (Contract), Faculty of Business Administration, Osaka University of Economics
 
Oct 2006
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Mar 2007
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Business Administration, Osaka University of Economics
 
Apr 2005
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Mar 2011
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of International Human Studies, Suzuka International University
 
Oct 2003
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May 2013
Councilor (Part-time), Hasegawa Educational Institute
 
Apr 1998
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Mar 2011
Part-time Lecturer (ESP, International PR), Asahi Beauty Culture & Hairdressing College
 

Education

 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2012
English Linguistics, Division of Foreign Language, Kansai Gaidai University Graduate School
 
Apr 2004
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Mar 2006
Culture and Information Studies, Social and Cultural Studies, Nihon University Graduate School
 
Apr 1988
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Mar 1992
English Language, Faculty of Foreign Language, Kansai Gaidai University
 

Committee Memberships

 
May 2013
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Japan Business Communication Association (JBCA)  Public Relations Committee
 
Dec 2014
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Dec 2015
Japanese Society for Global Social and Cultural Studies (GSGSCS)  Conference Chair, National Convention 2015 (Osaka)
 
Nov 2014
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Nov 2014
Shiga, Otsu City Board of Education  Proposal Judging Committee, External Member, "Teaching method development using ICT"
 
May 2012
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Apr 2013
Association for Business Communication (ABC, USA)  Asia-Pacific Conference, Publicity Manager
 
Jan 2011
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Japan Business Communication Association (JBCA)  Assistant to Kansai Chapter President
 
2009
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Japanese Society for Global Social and Cultural Studies (JSGSCS)  Trustee
 
Apr 2001
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Abic Innovating Meeting for Stylists (AIMS)  Adviser (International Affairs)
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2004
Seishun Haiku Award, First Prize (English Division), Ryukoku University, Supported by MEXT
 
Jun 2009
Award of appreciation for the international education, Hasegawa Educational Institute
 
Aug 2016
Award for a better classroom practice, Mukogawa Women's University
 

Books etc

 
Foreign Language (English)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Japan Center for Hairdressing and Beauty Education   Apr 2016   
100 Ready-to-use Business English Speeches
KAMEDA Naoki, SHIMIZU Toshihiro (Part:Joint Work)
Kenkysha   Mar 2014   
Re-defining the Dominance of Conceptual Metaphors from a Chronological Perspective: A Methodological Approach Employing the Mental Distance Concept
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Doctoral Dissertation (Kansai Gaidai Univerisity Graduate School, Department of English Philology and Linguistics)   Mar 2012   
English Language Classes in Japanese Tertiary Education
JACET Committee (Part:Joint Work, 168-169)
Shohaku-sha   Jan 2007   
Seishun Haiku Taisho [Seishun Haiku Award]
Ryukoku University (Part:Joint Work, 54-55)
Epic   Apr 2004   

Published Papers

 
An Extensive Study on Characteristics of Business Speeches: A Corpus-Based Approach to Metaphors in Business
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Kokusai Joho Kenkyu (Journal of the Japanese Association for Global, Social and Cultural Studies)   (12) 103-114   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Examining the Dominance of Conceptual Metaphors in Business Speeches: The Third Factor
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Kokusai Joho Kenkyu (Journal of the Japanese Society for Global, Social and Cultural Studies)   (11) 56-67   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Chronological Perspectives in Metaphor Research and Applications to Business Speech Education
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
New Horizons in English Language Teaching   235-258   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Designing Business Speeches with CEO's Metaphorgrams
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Journal of Japan Business Communication Association   (72) 39-50   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Dots or Flows? - A Field of Metaphors in Business
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Journal of Japan Business Communication Association   (71) 41-50   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Metaphorgram: As a Component of a Metaphorprint - Disclosing the Chronological Features of Conceptual Metaphors
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Journal of Japanese Society for Global and Social and Cultural Studies   (8) 14-25   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Motivating Students through an English Speech Assignment in ESP Education
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Journal of Japan Business Communication Association   (69) 49-61   2010   [Refereed]
Dominant Metaphor Factors in Business Speech Communication: A Chronological View
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Osaka Keidai Ronshu (Journal of Osaka University of Economics)   61(4) 105-122   2010
Born to Be a Weapon: A Critical Analysis of Metaphorical Business Communication
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Osaka Keidai Ronshu (Journal of Osaka University of Economics)   61(3) 165-177   2010
A Comparative Study of Metaphors in Business Speeches --The Words of CEOs at Chrysler Corporation and Nissan Motor Company
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Journal of the Japanese Society for Global Social and Cultural Studies   6(6) 20-28   2009   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Teaching Beauty English as a Lingua Franca
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Japan Association of Beauty Business   3 Oct 2015   
Metaphorgram Analysis and Its Forecasting Model in Business Speeches
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
National Convention, Japanese Association of Global, Social and Cultural Studies   6 Dec 2014   
Chronological trends in business speeches: Perspectives from metaphorgrams
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Japan Business Communication Association, National Convention   4 Oct 2014   
Analytical Procedure of Metaphorgram: A Practical Demonstration
SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
Association for Business Communication (ABC), The 12th Asia-Pacific International Conference (Kyoto, Japan)   14 Mar 2013   
What Makes Speeches Become Business Speeches? : A Perspective from Metaphorgrams
SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
Association for Business Communication (ABC), The 77th International Convention (Hawaii, USA)   25 Oct 2012   
Introducing ABC Asia-Pacific Conference 2013
TAKAMORI Momotaro, SHIMIZU Toshihiro, HISASHIMA Yukio
Association for Business Communication (ABC), The 77th International Convention (Hawaii, USA)   25 Oct 2012   
Designing Business Speeches with CEO's Metaphorgrams
SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
Japan Business Communication Association, 72nd National Convention (Fukuoka)   14 Oct 2012   
Chronological Metaphor Analysis and Its Application to Language Teaching
SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
English Education Forum, Kansai Gaidai University Intercultural Research Institute (Osaka, Japan)   4 Dec 2011   Kansai Gaidai University, International Research Institute
Dots or Flows? - A field of Metaphors in Business
SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
Japan Business Communication Association (JBCA), The 71st National Convention (Tokyo)   29 Oct 2011   
'Mental Distance' Hypothesis and Metaphors in Business: Academic and Practical Significance
SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
Association for Business Communication (ABC), The 76th Annual International Convention (Montreal, Canada)   20 Oct 2011   

Works

 
[Lecture] English Speech Seminar - Power of Delivery (Mie Prefectural Tsu-nishi High School)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Aug 2016
[Lecture] High School Students Summit (Mie Prefecural Board of Education)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Jun 2016
[Lecture] Ise-shima Junior Summit, Japanese Representative Team Trainer
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Dec 2015 - Apr 2016
[Lecture] International Beauticians' Course Special Lecture (Chunichi Beauty College)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Dec 2015
[Seminar] English Speech Seminar (Iino High School, Mie)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Nov 2015
[Judge] 65th Takasaki Mayor's Cup English Speech Contest (Takasaki City University of Economics ESS)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Oct 2015
[Seminar] Summer Seminar "A new approach to salon English education: introduction, practice, and improvement" (Council of hairdressing colleges in Tokai region)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Aug 2015
[Seminar] 4th SPC Forum Special Seminar "Sandwich-style presentations" (Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Feb 2015
[Judge] All Japan High School English Speech Contest, Tokai Region Competition (Zen-ei-ren, Tokyo)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Nov 2014
[Seminar] English Speech Seminar (Iino High School, Mie)
SHIMIZU Toshihiro   Oct 2014

Misc

 
[Contribution] Hints for Making English Presentations
SHIMIZU Toshihiro
Foreign Language Learning Handbook      Apr 2012
Keywords that Promote a Better Understanding in Speech Communication
Suzuka International Univeristy (Ed.)
The 12nd Annual English Speech Contest   (12)    2010
Coherence in English Speech Making
Suzuka International Univeristy (Ed.)
The 11th Annual English Speech Contest   1(11) 19-24   2009
Introduction to Speech - Content & Delivery
Suzuka International Univeristy (Ed.)
The 10th Annual English Speech Contest   1(10) 40-43   2008

Research Grants & Projects

 
Mental Distance Analysis for Business Speech Communication
Osaka University of Economics: Special Research Grant
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): SHIMIZU, Toshihiro
Metaphorical Rhetoric Studies in English Business Speech Communication
English for Specific Purposes in Hairdressing Industry
Motivation-Oriented English Teaching