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Taro Kageyama

educator , theoretical linguist

Taro Kageyama, Japanese theoretical linguist, educator. Recipient 3rd prize Tokyo Institute for Advanced Studies of Language, 1973, Ichikawa award Institute for Research in Language Teaching, 1980, Kindaichi award Doctor Kyosuke Kindaichi Memorial Foundation, Tokyo, 1994.

Background

Kageyama, Taro was born on February 13, 1949 in Kobe City, Japan. Son of Masao and Shizu (Uragami) Kageyama.

Education

Bachelor, Osaka (Japan) University Foreign Studies, 1971. Master of Arts, Osaka (Japan) University Foreign Studies, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1977.

Career

Lecturer Kobe Gakuin University, Japan, 1973-1974. Assistant professor Osaka University, 1978-1980, associate professor, 1980-1987. Professor Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan, since 1987.

Membership

Member of Linguistic Society Japan (executive committee 1988-1991, editorial board 1991-1996, executive committee 1997—2000, editorial board since 2003), English Linguistic Society 1989-1993, (councilor since 1998, board directors since 2001), English Literature Society Japan (auditor 1996-1998), Linguistic Society of America.

Connections

Married Reiko Jinnaka Kageyama, March 21, 1978. Children: Yoko, Tomoko.

father:
Masao Kageyama

mother:
Shizu (Uragami) Kageyama

spouse:
Reiko Jinnaka Kageyama

children:
Yoko Kageyama

Tomoko Kageyama