Ikuko OKUGAWA

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Name
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Affiliation
Keio University
Section
International Center
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph.D., M.A (Linguistics)(University of Tsukuba), B.A.(University of California, Berkeley)
Other affiliation
The University of Tokyo

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, International Center, Keio University
 
Apr 2015
 - 
Mar 2017
Assistant Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
 
2012
 - 
Today
Part-time Lecturer, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo
 
2012
 - 
2015
Research Fellow, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
 
2008
 - 
2014
Part-time Lecturer, Temple University, Japan Campus
 

Education

 
 
   
 
University of California, Berkeley
 
 
   
 
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
 

Published Papers

 
Viewpoint in Japanese Narratives Written by Japanese Native Speakers and English Native Speakers Learning Japanese
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Linguistic Research   (16) 57-67   2014   [Refereed]
Internationalization of Higher Education in Japan: The Aim and Challenge at the University of Tsukuba
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Interfaculty   5 119-133   2014   [Refereed]
Relative Clauses in Narrative Discourse: The Comparison of Written Text by Japanese Native Speakers and Chinese Native Speakers Learning Japanese
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Journal of Japanese Language Education Association   (55) 129-142   2011   [Refereed]
Studies on Synonyms Using Corpus Linguistics: A Descriptive Study of Sorenanoni, Sonokuse, Soredeite
Ikuko OKUGAWA (with Yuriko Sunakawa and Yukiko Shimizu)
Journal of Japanese and Chinese Linguistics and Japanese Language Teaching   (2) 21-33   2009   [Refereed]
The Relationship Between Self-Evaluation and Motivations for Learning English among Japanese High School Students
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Tsukuba Journal of Applied Linguistics   (15) 31-44   2008   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Function Words Database collected from the Balanced Corpus of Contemporary Written Japanese (BCCWJ) (Ver. 0.9.1b)
Ikuko OKUGAWA (with Yuriko Sunakawa, Yukiko Shimizu and Shoju Chiba)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science   -iokugawa   2011
Studies on Synonyms Using Corpus Linguistics: A Descriptive Study of Sorenanoni, Sonokuse, Soredeite
Ikuko OKUGAWA (with Yuriko Sunakawa and Yukiko Shimizu)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science      2010
Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) System at the University of California, Berkeley
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Report on Teaching Assistant Training at UC Berkeley   4-7   2009
Japanese Language Education III
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Educational Excellence Program in the Utilizing TA, University of Tsukuba   50-56   2009
Japanese Language Teaching Practice at The University of Ljubljana
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Reports of Japanese Language Teaching Practice, University of Tsukuba   (11) 1-34   2008

Books etc

 
Corpus Linguistics and Japanese Language Education, Possibilities for the Analysis of Synonymous Expressions
Ikuko OKUGAWA (with Mina Kobayashi, Madoka Konishi, Yuriko Sunakawa and Yukiko Shimizu) (Part:Joint Work)
Asakura Publishing   Mar 2016   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Narrative structure and narrators' viewpoint
Ikuko OKUGAWA
International Symposium on Chinese-Japanese Comparative Linguistics   Aug 2018   
Discourse analysis of the testimonies of atomic bomb survivors
Ikuko OKUGAWA
Seminar of Memory Inheritance and Language   Aug 2017   
Workshop - Intercultural Communication
Ikuko OKUGAWA
GRIPS CPC Japanese Language Learning Section   Aug 2016   
How do speakers of different languages grasp the same situation?: Vewpoint and construal in narrative discourse.
Ikuko OKUGAWA
GRIPS Seminar. National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies.   Jan 2016   
“Communication across Culture”, Cross-Cultural Communication Workshop
Ikuko OKUGAWA
GRIPS CPC Japanese Language Learning Section   Oct 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Multilingual practice of HIBAKUSHA testimonies and learning model construction
Kyoto University of Foreign Studies: 
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Akira IKEDA
Fundamental research to clarify the mechanism of memory verbalization of Hibakusha testimonies
University of Tsukuba: 
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Yoshiko NUMATA
An Analysis of Japanese and English Narratives: Focus on Viewpoint and Discourse Development
Research Project, Policy Research Center, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies: Leader
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Ikuko OKUGAWA
The Meaning for Globalization of the Multilingual Translation of Atomic Bomb Survivor Testimonies
International Research Institute for Studies in Language and Peace, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies: Partner
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Kunihiko Nagatani
Research for the formulation of basic grounds for the construction of a general database for the development of Japanese language learners’ dictionaries
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) A, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Research Collaborator
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Yuriko Sunakawa

Others

 
Mar 2015   “Seventh Forum for the Euro-Japan Academic Networking for Humanities Project: Fragmentation and Divergence — Towards the Management of Social Transformation,” Organized by University of Tsukuba and École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Par
Conferences Organized
Mar 2013   “Fourth Forum for the Euro-Japan Academic Networking for Humanities Project: From Inter-disciplinary to Trans-disciplinary Studies,” Organized by University of Tsukuba, Paris, France.
Conferences Organized
Feb 2013   “Tsukuba English Model United Nations,” Assistant Organizer, University of Tsukuba.
Conferences Organized
Feb 2013   “Third Forum for the Euro-Japan Academic Networking for Humanities Project: Culture & Identity, Peace & Human Security,” Organized by University of Tsukuba, Kyoto, Japan.
Conferences Organized
Oct 2012   “Second Forum for the Euro-Japan Academic Networking for Humanities Project: Human Studies in the Twenty-first Century,” Organized by University of Tsukuba, Venice, Italy.
Conferences Organized