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applied linguistics educator

Mineo Suenobu, Japanese applied linguistics educator. Named for Excellent Results in Education, Hyogo Prefecture, 1989.

Background

Suenobu, Mineo was born on March 10, 1941 in Kobe, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Koji and Misao Suenobu.

Education

Bachelor, Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya, Japan, 1964. Master of Arts, Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya, Japan, 1966.

Career

Teacher Kobe College, Nishinomiya, Japan, 1965-1966, Kwansei Gakuin High School, Nishinomiya, Japan, 1966-1969. Lecturer Kobe (Japan) University of Commerce, 1969-1979, associate professor, 1979-1987, professor, since 1987. Research University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1975-1976.

Chairman faculty meeting Kobe (Japan) University of Commerce, 1990-1991, head English department, 1992-1993, chairman entrance examination institution committee, 1993-1994, chairman regional improvement promoting committee, since 1996. Visiting professor Jinan University China, 1997, 99, University New England, Armidale, Australia, 1998.

Works

Membership

Member Japan Association College English Teachers (executive committee review 1985-1993), Japan Association for Study of Teaching English to Children (councilor, review 1980-1991), English Language Education Society (committee member 1983-1991), International Society Applied Psycholinguistics (treasurer), International Association World Englishes, Japan Association for Asian English (councilor since 1997), Language Laboratory Association Japan (executive committee), International Conference on Foreign Language Education and Technology (chairman executive committee), Tenrikyo.

Connections

Married Yoko Yamamoto, September 25, 1971. Children: Toshio, Tomoko, Misako, Takeshi.

father:
Koji Suenobu

mother:
Misao Suenobu

spouse:
Yoko Yamamoto

child:
Toshio Suenobu

child:
Tomoko Suenobu

child:
Misako Suenobu

child:
Takeshi Suenobu