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Ritsumeikan University
College of International Relations, Department of International Relations
Job title
Associate Professor
Master’s Degree in Education for TESOL(Temple University Japan), Doctoral Degree in Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology(Temple University Japan)
Other affiliation
Ritsumeikan University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2001
Mar 2006
Tokunin Lecturer, Osaka Jogakuin
Apr 2006
Mar 2012
Associate Professor, Osaka University
Apr 2012
Mar 2014
Assistant Professor, Rikkyo University


Jul 1991
,Faculty of Philosophy (Baccalaureate), Gregorian University Rome, Italy
Nov 1996
,Primary Education, ,School of Education, Trinity College Dublin
May 2000
Language Education for TESOL, Temple University Japan
Jul 2005
Education degree in Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology, Temple University Japan

Published Papers

Sexual Harassment: A Critical Issue for EFL in Japan
Robert O'Mochain
The Language Teacher   43(1)    Jan 2019
Roger Casement: Peace Profile
Robert O'Mochain
Peace Review   31(1)    Jan 2019
Robert O'Mochain
Arts and Humanities Open Access Journal   2(4) 203-206   2018
Sexual Harassment in EFL: An Interview with Dr. Fiona Creaser
O'Mochain, Robert and Creaser, Fiona
The Language Teacher   42    Nov 2018
O'Mochain, R
Masculinities and Social Change   7(1) 1-24   Feb 2018


Male directed sexual violence in conflict: Past and present
Robert O'Mochain
Culture, Society, and Masculinities   8(1)    2016

Books etc

Challenging masculinism: Narratives from within education in Japan
Lambert Academic Publishing   Aug 2010   

Conference Activities & Talks

Sexual Harassment
Sexual harassment: A critical issue for educators everywhere.   14 Oct 2018   
Engagement with and translation of Irish poetry texts into Japanese
Rhyme and Rhythm: Irish Poetry in Japanese Translation   15 Aug 2018   
Sexual Harassment Issues and Language Education in Japan
JALT (Japan Association of Language Teaching) Pan-Sig   20 May 2018   
Sexual Harassment as a social issue of concern to educators
Ritsumeikan, IR, Faculty Development Roundtable Discussion   10 May 2018   
Sexual Harassment: From Cultures of Silence to Cultures of Empowerment
SIETAR (Society for Intercultural Education, Training, and Research), Osaka Chapter, Monthly Symposium   22 Apr 2018   

Teaching Experience



Certificate of Recognition as Senior Reviewer
The Others   Jun 2018 - Jun 2018