HUMPHRIES Simon

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Name
HUMPHRIES Simon
URL
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/simon-humphries/51/96/297
Affiliation
Doshisha University
Section
Faculty of Letters Department of English
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph.D. (Linguistics)(Macquarie University), Doctor of Philosophy(Macquarie University), MSc in TESOL(Aston University)

Education

 
 
 - 
2011
Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University
 
 
 - 
2005
Aston University
 

Misc

 
Western-published versus MEXT-mandated: A comparative textbook analysis.
Humphries, Simon.
Doshisha Studies in English.   90. 217-238.   2013
Cultural surprises in the United Kingdom from an East Asian perspective.
Humphries, Simon.
Doshisha Studies in English.   91. 79-100.   2013
2013.
The use of a DVD created by Doshisha University undergraduates to increase the motivation to communicate among students of English in a Japanese high school: An action research study.
Simon Humphries
Doshisha Literature.   English Literary Society of Doshisha University.(54 and 55.) 49-78.   2012
The challenges of communicative pedagogy in kosens.
Simon HUMPHRIES
Journal of the Council of College English Teachers   30 93-102   2011
Research methodology review: The use of textbook analysis, questionnaires and interviews to evaluate EFL textbook implementation
Research Reports Kinki University Technical College   2    2008

Books etc

 
From policy to pedagogy: Exploring the impact of new communicative textbooks on the classroom practice of Japanese teachers of English.
Cambridge Scholars Publishing.   2012   ISBN:978-1-4438-3573-2
Observation. In "Researching Language Teacher Cognition and Practice: International Case Studies" edited by R. Barnard and A. Burns.
Multilingual Matters.   2012   ISBN:9781847697899

Conference Activities & Talks

 
CLT Materials in Japan.
Materials Development Association (MATSDA). Limerick, Ireland.   2012   
Comparison between MEXT-mandated and Western-published textbooks.
The Japan Association For Language Teaching (JALT) National Conference.   2012   
Washback to driftwood: Problems implementing CLT.
The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) National Conference.   2011   
Washback or driftwood? Problems implementing communicative language teaching in Japan.
The British Association for Applied Linguistics Lanaguage Learning and Teaching Special Interest Group (BAAL LLT SIG) Conference.   2011   
Effects of a CLT change in textbooks on two JTEs.
The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) National Conference.   2010