Tomoko Tokunaga

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Name
Tomoko Tokunaga
E-mail
tomokothuman.tsukuba.ac.jp
Affiliation
University of Tsukuba
Section
Faculty of Human Sciences, Division of Education
Degree
PhD (Education)(University of Maryland, College Park), MA (Education)(University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
Keio UniversitySophia University
Research funding number
60751287
ORCID ID
0000-0003-2456-7020

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2019
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Division of Education, University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 2018
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Mar 2019
Lecturer, Faculty of International Communication, Gunma Prefectural Women's University
 
Jan 2015
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Mar 2018
Project Assistant Professor, International Center, Keio University
 
Mar 2014
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Aug 2014
Visiting Scholar, University of Massachusetts Boston
 
Apr 2013
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Dec 2014
Postdoctoral Fellow (International Christian University), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 

Education

 
 
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2013
Doctoral Course, Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo
 
 
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2012
Doctoral Course, Department of Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership, University of Maryland, College Park
 
 
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2007
Master Course, Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo
 
 
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2005
College of International Studies, University of Tsukuba
 

Committee Memberships

 
Oct 2017
 - 
Today
Japan Society of Educational Sociology  Committee member, Directorate of International Affairs
 
Jun 2015
 - 
Today
Intercultural Education Society of Japan  Editorial member, Bulletin of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan
 
Oct 2013
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Sep 2015
Japan Society of Educational Sociology  Committee member, Directorate of International Affairs
 
Jun 2013
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Jun 2015
Intercultural Education Society of Japan  Editorial board member, Bulletin of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan
 

Awards & Honors

 
2013
Concha Delgado Gaitan Presidential Early Career Fellowship Award, American Anthropological Association, Council on Anthropology and Education
 
2013
JSES International Award, Association for Japan Society of Educational Sociology
 
2013
Outstanding Dissertation Award, American Educational Research Association, SIG: Research on the Education of Asian and Pacific Americans (REAPA)
 
2008
Fulbright Fellowship, Graduate Study
 

Published Papers

 
Tomoko Tokunaga
Background Paper Commissioned for Global Education Monitoring Report 2019, Migration, Displacement and Education: Building Bridges, Not Walls, UNESCO Publishing      2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Tomoko Tokunaga
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education      2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Tomoko Tokunaga & Yuki Imoto
Intercultural Education (Bulletin of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan)   (46) 47-62   2017   [Refereed]
Tomoko Tokunaga
International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education   29(9) 1086-1099   2016   [Refereed]
Tomoko Tokunaga
Intercultural Education (Bulletin of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan)   (40) 70-84   2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Douthirt-Cohen, B., Tokunaga, T., Colvin, D., Mac, J., Martinez, J., Leets, C. & Lee, D.
Educational Studies: A Journal of the American Educational Studies Association   49(3) 263-284   2013   [Refereed]
Tomoko Tokunaga & Beth Douthirt-Cohen
Equity & Excellence in Education   45(2) 320-333   2012   [Refereed]
Tomoko Tokunaga
Ethnography and Education   6(2) 179-193   2011   [Refereed]
Tomoko Tokunaga
Intercultural Education (Bulletin of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan)   (28) 87-99   2008   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Japanese Education in a Global Age: Sociological Reflections and Future Directions
Akiyoshi Yonezawa, Yuto Kitamura, Beverley Yamamoto, Tomoko Tokunaga (Part:Contributor, Chapter 9 Growing Up in Multicultural Japan: Diversifying Educational Experiences of Immigrant Students (co-authored with Misako Nukaga and Fumiko Takahashi))
Springer   2018   ISBN:978-981-13-1527-5
Akiyoshi Yonezawa, Yuto Kitamura, Beverly Yamamoto, Tomoko Tokunaga (Part:Joint Editor)
Springer   2018   ISBN:9789811315275
Tomoko Tokunaga
Springer   2018   ISBN:9789811084782
Ali Fuad Selvi & Nathanael Rudolph (Eds) (Part:Contributor, Co-producing Glocal Knowledge: Possibilities of International Education Courses in Japan)
Springer   2017   ISBN:9789811064203
Ryoko Tsuneyoshi (Ed) (Part:Contributor, Chapter 6 Breaking in or Dropping out? Filipina Immigrant Girls Envisioning Alternative Lives in a Globalized World)
Routledge   2017   ISBN:9781138915350
Shinji Sato & Yutaka Sayeki (Eds) (Part:Contributor, Chapter 4 Yuki Imoto & Tomoko Tokunaga "Crossing Borders and Conducting Fieldwork in Education: A Collaborative Autoethnography")
University of Tokyo Press   May 2017   ISBN:4130530895
Meiji Gakuin University Center for Liberal Arts and Faculty of Sociology & Social Work (Ed) (Part:Contributor, Chapter 5 Empowerment of Immigrant Children in a Globalized World: Possibilities of NPOs in the US)
Kanyou Shuppan   Apr 2017   ISBN:4906902847
Wen Ma & Guofang Li (Eds) (Part:Contributor, Chapter 11 "I Feel Proud to Be an Immigrant": How a Youth Program Supports Ibasho Creation for Chinese Immigrant Students in the US (co-authored with Chu Huang))
Routledge   Mar 2016   ISBN:1138999261

Misc

 
[Book Introduction] Learning to Belong in the World: An Ethnography of Asian American Girls
Tomoko Tokunaga
Comparative Education: Bulletin of the Japan Comparative Education Society   (58) 162   2019   [Invited]
Tomoko Tokunaga
Jyugyo zukuri network   (27) 26-31   2017   [Invited]
Tomoko Tokunaga
M.Y. Danico (Ed.). Asian American Society: An Encyclopedia, Sage Publications   2 973-978   2014   [Refereed]
Filipina Immigrant Girls’ Lived Experience in Japan
Tomoko Tokunaga
Asia Pacific Memo #134 Institute of Asian Research, The University of British Columbia      2012   [Invited]
Learning from the In-Between Spaces of Filipina Immigrant Youth in Japan
Tomoko Tokunaga
Research Connections: An Annual publication from the Consortium on Race, Gender and Ethnicity, University of Maryland, College Park   12-15   2011   [Invited]

Teaching Experience

 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Creating Ibasho and Empowering Immigrant Youth: Using Community-Based Participatory Research
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Tomoko Tokunaga
Creating Ibasho for Immigrant Children: Community Engagement and Collaboration in Japan and the United States
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Tomoko Tokunaga
Ethnography of Constructions of Home for Asian Immigrant Children in Japan and the United States
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Tomoko Tokunaga

Licenses and Qualifications

 
Jun 2008   Social Researcher Certificate
Jun 2008   Expert Social Researcher
Mar 2005   First Class Teaching Certificate (junior high school, English)
Mar 2005   First Class Teaching Certificate (senior high school, English)