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Katsuo Tamaoka

Katsuo Tamaoka, Japanese language researcher. Recipient Canada award External Affairs of Canada, 1984. Member Psychological Association, Japanese Reading Association (board directors since 1996).

Background

  • Tamaoka, Katsuo was born on September 26, 1955 in Uchiko, Ehime, Japan. Son of Takeo and Hideko (Matsuda) Tamaoka.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Education, Ehime University, Matsuyama, 1981. Master of Education, Hiroshima University, 1983. Master of Education, University Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 1986.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 1990.

    Career

    • Lecturer Matsuyama University, 1990-1992, associate professor language department, 1992-1998. Associate professor Hiroshima University Institute International Education, Japan, since 1998. Japanese representative International Development in Asia Committee, International Reading Association, since 1994.

    Works

    • Author: The Processing Mechanism of Japanese Kana and Kanji, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Psychological Association, Japanese Reading Association (board directors since 1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Scuba diving, skiing, tennis.

    Connections

    • father: Takeo Tamaoka
    • mother: Hideko (Matsuda) Tamaoka
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    Born September 26, 1955
    (age 61)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Ehime University
    • 1983
      Hiroshima University
    • 1986
      University Saskatchewan
    • 1990
      University Saskatchewan
    • 1998
      associate, professor Hiroshima University Institute International Education
      Japan

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