Teaching Staff

Faculty of Letters

Department of English Language and Literature

Position Title Name Research Field
Professor FUJIMOTO, Tomomi Folklore Studies, Juvenile Literature
Professor FUKUNAGA, Yasuyo Film Studies, English Language Education
Professor KONDO, Ariyuki History of British Art, Architecture and Design
Professor MUKAI, Hidetada English Literature and British Studies
Professor NAKAGAWA, Masanori American Studies, Latino Studies
Professor OHATA, Kota Applied Linguistics (Second Language Acquisition), English Language Education
Professor TOGASHI, Go English Poetry
Professor UMEZAKI, Toru American History
Professor WATANABE, Shinji American Literature, Japan. US Comparison, Creative Writing
Professor YOHENA, Shoko English Linguistics, Sociolinguistics
Professor YUI, Tetsuya British Literature and Culture, English
Assistant Professor HELLER, Patrick S. Literature and Writing
Lecturer GILDART, Samuel G. Study Abroad, International Relations, Economics
Lecturer KOIZUMI, Izumi American Literature
Lecturer MATTISON, Karen English for Specific Purposes
Lecturer SATO, Azusa English Language Education
Lecturer SMITH, Scott W. English Language Education

Department of Japanese Language and Literature

Position Title Name Research Field
Professor KATSUTA, Koki History of Japanese Language
Professor MATSUDA, Hiroshi Ancient Japanese Literature
Professor SATO, Yuko Modern Japanese Literature
Professor SHIMAMURA, Teru Modern Japanese Literature
Professor TAKEUCHI, Masahiko Japanese Literature in Heian Period
Professor TANI, Tomoko Japanese Literature in Middle Period
Professor YOSHIDA, Yayoi Japanese Literature in Early Modern, Theatre Research
Associate Professor TANAKA, Rina Japanese Language Education
Visiting Professor KOMINE, Kazuaki

Department of Communication Studies

Position Title Name Research Field
Professor INOUE, Emiko History of Japanese Gender Education
Professor FUJIMAKI, Mitsuhiro Communication Studies (Media Studies, Rhetorical Studies)
Professor MOROHASHI, Taiki Mass Communication, Sociology, Women's Studies
Professor OGAYA, Chiho Transnational Sociology, Migration Studies, Gender Studies, Philippine Area Studies
Professor SAITO, Koji Phonetics, Sociolinguistics, Dialectology
Professor SHIOMURA, Kimihiro Cultural Psychology, Cognitive Social Psychology
Professor TAKADA, Akinori Contemporary Philosophy, Media Studies, Information and Communication
Professor WATANABE, Namiji Psychology
Associate Professor AIZAWA, Hajime Paul Tillich Studies, Christianity and Other Religions, Religion and Psychotherapy
Associate Professor TAKAHASHI, Kyoko Dance Studies, Anthropology of Sports