Basic Information

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SHIMA Chiharu


Title

Associate Professor

Nationality

JAPAN

E-Mail Address

E-mail address

Academic Background (Graduate Level) 【 display / non-display

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Doctoral program in Second Language Acquisition

    Doctor's Course, 2014/05, Completed, UNITED STATES

Degree Earned 【 display / non-display

  • Ph.D. in Second Language Acquisition Program, Second Language Acquisition, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2014/05

  • MA, Applied Linguistics, Monash University, 2007/03

  • Graduate Diploma , Applied Linguistics, Monash University, 2004/03

  • Bachelor of Arts , Japanese Language and Culture, University of Tsukuba, 2002/03

Professional Career On-Campus 【 display / non-display

  • Akita International University Graduate School of Global Communication and Language Japanese Language Teaching Practices, Associate Professor, 2019/04 -

  • Akita International University, Coordinator, Themed House Promotion (Student Apartment), 2019/04 -

  • Akita International University Faculty of International Liberal Arts Japanese Language Program, Associate Professor, 2019/04 -

  • Akita International University Faculty of International Liberal Arts Japanese Language Program, Assistant Professor, 2014/04 - 2017/03

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Kwansei Gakuin University Center for Japanese Language Education, Lecturer, 2013/04 - 2014/03

  • University of Wisconsin Madison, Chancellor's Opportunity Fellow, 2012/08 - 2012/12

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Lecturer, 2011/09 - 2012/05

  • Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Language Institute, Adjunct Lecturer, 2011/06 - 2011/08

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of East Asian Languages and Literature, Teaching Assistant, 2008/01 - 2010/05

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Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • The Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language, 2005/04 - , JAPAN

  • Japanese Association of the Sociolinguistic Sciences, 2014/09 - , JAPAN

  • American Association for Applied Linguistics, 2010/09 - , UNITED STATES

  • American Association of Teachers of Japanese, 2009/04 - , UNITED STATES

  • The Society for Technical Japanese Edcation, 2016/04 - , JAPAN

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Field of Expertise 【 display / non-display

  • Second Language Acquisition

  • Applied Linguistics

  • Japanese Pedagogy

 

Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Text, talk, and body in shift handover interaction: Language and multimodal repertoires for geriatric care work, Journal of Sociolinguistics, vol.24 (p.593 - 612) , 2020/12, Junko Mori, Chiharu Shima

    DOI:10.1111/josl.12434, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship, English

  • Working with Foreign Care Workers in Japan : Comparison of the Features of the Four Acceptance Schemes, Journal of the Institute for Asian Studies and Regional Collaboration , vol.11 (p.73 - 98) , 2020/07, Chiharu Shima, Yuka Hirata, Takeshi Akiba

    Research paper (university, research institution), Multiple Authorship, Japanese

  • Attitudes toward the Acceptance of Foreign Care Workers in Elderly Care Facilities in Akita, Journal of the Institute for Asian Studies and Regional Collaboration , vol.11 (p.57 - 71) , 2020/07, Takeshi Akiba, Chiharu Shima, Yuka Hirata, Yosuke Hashimoto

    Research paper (university, research institution), Multiple Authorship, Japanese

  • Differential social experiences of international students in a residential hall in Japan, Frontiers: The interdisciplinary journal of study abroad , vol.32 (2) (p.34 - 71) , 2020/04, Atsushi Hasegawa, Chiharu Shima

    DOI:https://doi.org/10.36366/frontiers.v32i2.467, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship, English

  • Person reference and recognition in shift handovers: An analysis of interactions between Japanese and international care workers, Multilingua, 2020, Junko Mori, Chiharu Shima

    DOI:10.1515/multi-2019-0091, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship, English

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • 'Japanese language learner' Introduction to Japanese language teaching , Kuroshio, 2019/06, Atsushi Mori, Yoko Ota, Yukiko Okuno, Yukiko Koguchi, Chiharu Shima, Yuko Nakaishi, Naomi Yanagida

    Scholarly Book, Allotment Writing, Japanese

  • 'Japanese language teacher' Introduction to Japanese Language Teaching, Kuroshio, 2019/06, Atsushi Mori (ed.), Yoko Ota, Yukiko Okuno, Yukiko Koguchi, Chiharu Shima, Yuko Nakaishi, Naomi Yanagida

    Scholarly Book, Allotment Writing, Japanese

  • OJT and learning materials for internationally educated nurses, Kuroshio, 2018/10, Chiharu SHIMA

    Scholarly Book, Allotment Writing, Japanese

  • Current state of foreign careworkers and linguistic support in Akita, Kuroshio, 2018/03, Chiharu SHIMA, Yosuke HASHIMOTO, Takeshi AKIBA

    Scholarly Book, Allotment Writing, Japanese

  • Syllabus for Japanese for international nurses. In Mori, A. (Ed.). Developping vocabulary syllabus based on corpus data., Kuroshio Publication, 2016/10, Chiharu Shima

    Scholarly Book, Allotment Writing, Japanese

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Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B),2018/04 - 2021/03

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B),2015/04 - 2018/03

Other External Funds Procured 【 display / non-display

  • Topic-Setting Program to Advance Cutting-Edge Humanities and Social Sciences Research,2018/10 - 2021/03,Heritage and Diversity in Local Communities: Perspectives from the Frontier of Demographic Change

    Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

  • Univers Foundation Research Grant,2010/11 - 2011/10,Foreign healthcare providers' adjustment processes at work

    Univers Foundation

  • The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant,2010/10 - 2011/04,Longitudinal study of adjustment processes of foreign healthcare providers in Japan

    The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation

  • International Research Award,2010/06 - 2010/08

    Foreign Countries

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • 41th Intercultural Education Society of Japan Conference, Domestic Conference, 2020/06, Application of social network analysis in designing learning environment, Oral Presentation (general)

  • 16th International Pragmatics Conference, International Conference, 2019/06, Text,talk and embodied practices: "Unpacking" handover notes for international workers at a Japanese healthcare facility, Oral Presentation (general)

  • The 27th Central Association of Teachers of Japanese Conference , International Conference, 2018/04, The Other Facet of Learning in Study Abroad: A Focus on Japanese Students Living in an International Residence Hall, Oral Presentation (general)

  • American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL), International Conference, 2018/03, Unpacking Handover Notes: "Accommodation" for International Healthcare Workers at a Japanese Healthcare Fcility, Oral Presentation (general)

  • American Association of Teachers of Japanese Annual Spring Conference, International Conference, 2018/03, International students' socialization processes in a theme-based hall in Japan, Oral Presentation (general)

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On-Campus Classes/Subjects In Charge of 【 display / non-display

  • 2021, Fall, JLT650-1_F, Design of Japanese Language Practicum

  • 2021, Fall, JLT604-1_F, Teaching Materials and Aids for Japanese Language Teaching

  • 2021, Fall, JLT231-1_F, Teaching Japanese as a Second Language

  • 2021, Fall, JLT615-1_F, SLA theories for Japanese Language Teaching

  • 2021, Spring, JLT615-1_S, SLA theories for Japanese Language Teaching

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Community Activities Outside University 【 display / non-display

  • The Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language,2017/07 -

    Member of supporting committee for young researchers

  • The Japanese Association of Sociolinguistic Sciences (JASS),2015/04 - 2019/03

    a member of the conference organizing comittee

  • Akita Association for Japanese Language Education,2016/01 -

    Co-organizer

  • Workshop for Japanese language supporters in Akita city (Akita city),2016/04 -

    lecturer

  • Lecture for Odate Homei high school students ,2016/05

    Lecturer

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