IVAN BOTEV

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: May 24, 2017 at 10:58
 
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Name
IVAN BOTEV
E-mail
botevtoyo.jp
Affiliation
Toyo University
Section
Center for Global Education and Exchange
Job title
Lecturer
Degree
Ph.D.(Toyo University), M.Ed.(Plovdiv University), B.A.(University of Central Oklahoma)
Other affiliation
Aoyama Gakuin University
Research funding number
70712115

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Full-time Lecturer of English, Center for Global Education and Exchange, Toyo University
 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Adjunct Professor, School of Science and Engineering, Aoyama Gakuin University
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Mar 2016
Full-time Lecturer of English, Faculty of Regional Development Studies, Toyo University
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Mar 2015
Adjunct Professor, Ochanomizu University
 
Jul 2012
 - 
Mar 2013
Adjunct Professor, Saitama University
 

Education

 
Apr 2014
 - 
Mar 2017
Regional Development Studies, Graduate School of Regional Development Studies, Toyo University
 
Mar 2008
 - 
Oct 2010
English Language and Methodology, Graduate School of English Studies, Plovdiv University
 
Jan 2001
 - 
2005
Photojournalism, Mass Communication, University of Central Oklahoma
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jul 2013
 - 
Jul 2013
The 6th Annual Nakasendo English Conference  Conference Chair
 
Oct 2013
 - 
Oct 2012
Japan Association for Language Teaching, Saitama Chapter  President
 
Jul 2012
 - 
Jul 2012
The 5th Annual Nakasendo English Conference  Publicity Chair and Publisher Liaison
 
Oct 2010
 - 
Oct 2012
Japan Association for Language Teaching, Saitama Chapter  Public Relations Chair/Recording Secretary
 

Published Papers

 
Children’s Literature as an Educational Tool for Community Development in Bulgaria
IVAN BOTEV, TOSHINOBU FUJII
Proceedings of the 12th Conference of Asian City Planning   12 55-63   Jan 2016   [Invited]
The Sixth Annual Nakasendo Conference
IVAN BOTEV
OnCUE Journal   7(2) 143-148   2013
An Introductory Study on Picture Books for Community Development
IVAN BOTEV
Graduate School Journal, Regional Development Studies Graduate Program, Toyo University   51 1-14   2014   [Refereed]
Diane Hawley Nagatomo’s Exploring Japanese University English Teachers’ Professional Identity
IVAN BOTEV
Saitama Journal of Language Teaching   1(6) 17-20   Dec 2012   [Invited]

Books etc

 
A Study on Picturebooks for Community Education (Doctoral Thesis)
IVAN BOTEV
Toyo University, Graduate School of Regional Development Studies   Feb 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Sense of Belonging in Picturbooks [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Lecture Series, Department of Education, Saint Mary's College of California   3 Mar 2017   
Exploring the Potential of Picturebooks in Community Development: Nurturing Sense of Belonging in Elementary School Students in Bulgaria [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
47th Annual Georgia Children’s Literature Conference   18 Mar 2016   
Children’s Literature as an Educational Tool for Community Development in Bulgaria [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
12th International Conference of Asian City Planning   10 Jan 2016   
Writing Centers in Japan [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Annual Symposium on Global Issues, Toyo University   Nov 2014   
Identity formation through education and language learning: student/teacher perspective [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Institute of Human Science, Toyo University   Nov 2014   
“A Path to Empowerment – A Case of People Living in a Cemetery”
IVAN BOTEV
Peace as a Global Language Conference 2013, Rikkyo University   Nov 2013   
“Social networks: you and your institution” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
JALT2012 International Conference   Oct 2013   
“Collaboration Lessons – Why Are They Important?”
IVAN BOTEV
Japan Association for Language Teaching Gunma Chapter   Apr 2013   
“Social Media Workshop”
IVAN BOTEV
Japan Association for Language Teaching   Oct 2012   
“Social Media Clinic” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Nakasendo National English Conference 2012   Jun 2012   
“Social networks: you and your institution” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Japan Association for Language Teaching   May 2012   
“Team Teaching – what is it about”
IVAN BOTEV
Saitama City Institute of Education   Feb 2012   
“Job Interview or how to modify a lesson” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Saitama City Institute of Education   Oct 2011   
“A topic that all students hunger for!”
IVAN BOTEV, TYSON RODE
Nakasendo National English Conference 2011   Jun 2011   
“Making Communication Delicious” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV, TYSON RODE
Japan Association for Language Teaching - English Teachers in Japan joint workshop   Mar 2011   
“Elementary school English and its utilization in the junior high school” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Municipal Toro junior high school   Mar 2011   
“Career development for the ALT” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
keynote speaker at the Saitama City Educators   Jan 2011   
“Implementing aspects of student daily life in the English conversation classroom” [Invited]
IVAN BOTEV
Saitama City Board of Education   Jan 2011   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Exploring the Art of Living Together in 21st Century Ethnically Diverse Europe: Fostering Strong Sense of Belonging, Living in Harmony with One Another, and Integrating Refugees
The Toyota Foundation: 
Project Year: May 2016 - Apr 2018    Investigator(s): IVAN BOTEV (leader), Yasuhiro Endoh, Toshinobu Fujii, Chino Yabunaga, Maria Schnitter, Emilia Yankova, Megumi Nabata
Waves of people (one million by 2015, UN) are trying to escape the wars and persecution in the Middle East and Africa by making Europe their new home and the tendency is for this to continue. European countries are unprepared in accommodating thes...