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language educator , linguist

Toshio Okazaki, Japanese language educator, linguist. Member of Japan Association for Language Policy, Society Teaching Japanese Foreign Language.

Background

Okazaki, Toshio was born on November 7, 1946 in Tsu, Mie, Japan.

Education

Bachelor, University Tokyo, 1973. Master of Arts, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1985.

Career

Assistant professor department linguistics Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, 1985—1986. Associate professor University Hiroshima, Department Education, 1986—1990, University Tsukuba, Studies Japanese Language Education and Linguistics, Japan, 1990—1995. Professor University Tsukuba, Graduate School Humanities and Social Sciences, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Japanese Language Education: Towards Multilingual and Multicultural Symbiosis. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Japan Association for Language Policy, Society Teaching Japanese Foreign Language.

Connections

Married Hitomi Okazaki. 1 child Ryu.

spouse:
Hitomi Okazaki

child:
Ryu Okazaki