日本語
The University of Electro-Communications 
Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, School of Informatics and Engineering 
Division of General Education 

顔写真 Associate Professor 
Suwako UEHARA 

Career
Kanagawa University  part-time lecturer  2004/04-2013/08 
Ferris University, Faculty of Letters, Department of English Literature  part-time lecturer  2012/04-2013/08 
The University of Electro-Communications, Faculty of Informatics and Engineering, Division of General Education  part-time lecturer  2013/04-2013/08 
St. Margaret’s Junior College, Faculty of Letters, Department of Communication  part-time lecturer  2013/04-2013/08 
The University of Electro-Communications, Faculty of Informatics and Engineering, Division of General Education  Associate Professor  2013/09-Present 

Academic background
British High School Bonn  General Education  Other 
Ashford School for Girls  A level course (Maths, Physics, Economics) AS level course (German, Japanese)  1992  Graduated 
University College London  Division of Psychology and Language Sciences  Linguistics and Phonology  1995  Graduated 
Reading University  Master's program  1997  Completed 

Academic degrees
Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics  University College London  1995 
Master of Arts in Linguistics  Reading University  1997 

Classes responsible within the university
2017  Academic Spoken English I  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2017  Academic Written English I  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2017  Graduate School Technical English  Spring semester  Both graduate schools, IE and IS 
2017  English Seminar  Fall semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
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Classes responsible in other universities
2012  English IIi (Speaking)  Ferris University 
2012  English Is (Reading/Writing)  Ferris University 
2012  English (Listening/Speaking)  Ferris University 
2012  English Is (Listening/Speaking)  Ferris University 
2012  English IIIs (Reading/Writing)  Ferris University 
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Current research areas
Foreign language education 

Published books
Book  2017年第6回映画英語アカデミー賞  Rika Ishida, Suwako Uehara, Kae Ooba, Yuta Okajima, Yasuhiro Okada, Saki Kanazashi, Miwako Kamijo, Keiko Koyasu, Masumi Sawada, Yuko Shitara,Aki Nagaoka, Takauki Hoko, Mai Matsukawa,Akira, Matsuab, Yumiko Matsuya, Toshiro Mitsui, Miho Mitsui, Sana Miyazawa, Ryoko Yamazaki  ㈱フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  56-57  2017/07/20  978-4-89407-575-7  URL 
Book  先生が薦める英語学習のための特選映画100選「社会人編」  Editors: Masako Umegaki, Emiko Sugiura Authors: Genichiro Itakura, Suwako Uehara, Yohei Oohashi, Yuta Okajima, Yasuhiro Okada, Noriko Okumura, Kiyotaka Kai, Noriko Kawai, Jyunko Kobayashi, Keiko Koyasu, Yuko Shitara, Makiko Shiba, Reiko SHiraki, Yuko Kugahara, Kotaro Nakagaki, Akiko Nii, Yuko NIshikawa, Keiko Humphrey, Haruka Higa, Yukiko Furuta, Takayuki Houko, Tamiko Mitsuya, Jyunko Muro, Erika Yamamoto, Mika Yoshimoto, Kaei Washino  株式会社フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  126-127, 134-135  2017/04/01  URL 
Book  2016年第5回映画英語アカデミー賞  映画英語アカデミー学会/監修 井上雅紀, 井上裕子, 黒澤純子, 佐々木智美, 轟里香, 能勢英明, 船本弘史, 村上裕美, 安田優, 石垣弥麻, 上原寿和子, 大貫優香, 大庭香江, 岡島勇太, 岡田泰弘, 子安 惠子,設楽 優子, 長岡亜生, 寶壺貴之, 松河舞, 松葉明、松家由美子, 三井敏朗, 三井美穂, 安田優, 矢吹優名, 山﨑僚子, 山本幹樹, 吉本美佳/著  ㈱フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  182-183  2017/02/24  978-4-89407-557-3  URL 
Book, translated  About Time (SCREENPLAY classic movie script)  上原寿和子, 岡島勇太、上條美和子、堤龍一郎、羽井佐明彦, 中村正身、宮本節子  ㈱フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  68-94  2017/02/04  978-4-89407-562-7 
Book  AFI's 100 Years 100 Movie Quotes  Supervision: Kenzo Soneda, Takayuki Houko Assistant: Emiko Sugiura Authors: Chiyoko Amino, Mio Ishigaki, Masamitu Ichigetu, Masaki Unoue, Suwako Uehara, Yuta Okajima, Yuko Kamazuka, Kazuyo Kume, Keiko Koyasu, Kazuhide Shinohara, Emiko Sugiura, Toyohisa Sugimoto, Kenzo Soneda, Fumiko Takase, Kazuko Tsutsumi, Ryuichiro Tsutsumi, Masami Nakabayashi, Yukiko Furuta, Takayuki Houko, Koari Horiuchi, Toshirou Mitsui, Miho Mitsui, Setsuko Miyamoto, Kaei Washino  株式会社フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  2015/12/01  978-4-89407-550-4  URL 
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Published papers
Paper  Yes  Using Content Analysis to Identify Motivation and Efforts to Learn English  Joint  J-P. J. Richard and S. Uehara  Tokyo JALT Journal  4, 29-27  2017/06/19 
Paper  Yes  Trends in EFL technology and educational coding: A case study of an evaluation application developed on LiveCode  Joint  Suwako Uehara, Edgar Josafat Martinez Noriega  JALTCALL Journal  12/ 1  2016/04  1832-4215  URL 
Paper  Yes  English language study and goals: An East Asian perspective  Joint  Uehara, S., Richard, J.-P. J., Min, S., & Chung, B.  English Language Teaching (PKETA)  26/ 1, 85-112  2014 
Paper  Yes  A Cross-Cultural Study on Pragmatic Transfer in the EFL Learners' Speech Act of Refusal  S. Min, B, Chung and S. Uehara  English Teachers Association in Korea (ETAK)  51-70  2013 
Paper  Yes  Imagining a future of English: A pilot investigation of learners’ goals and efforts.  J-P. J. Richard and S. Uehara  Tokyo Woman's Christian University, Essays and Studies  63/ 2, 165-188  2013/03 
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Research presentations
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Teaching feedback for conference style presentation slides to Japanese STEM graduate students  The 1st Annual Conference of Asia ESP & The 6th Chinese National Symposium on ESP  No  Uehara, S.  2017/10/31  URL 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  University-Wide ESP curricular development and pedagogical practices at a Japanese university of science and engineering  The 1st Annual Conference of Asia ESP & the 6th Chinese National Symposium on ESP  No  Shi, J., Uehara, S., Yu, Y., & Masheswari, U.  2017/10/28  URL 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Tutors’ Motives & Experiences of the Writers’ Peer Support Group, an Online Writing Center  The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) 2016  No  Lucovich, Dawn, Beaufait, Paul, Uehara, Suwako & Gallagher, Brian  2016/11/27 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  21st Century education for university EFL education: Japanese learners perception of the usability and likeability of Edmodo  SAI 2016 STEM-ATEM-ICEM Joint International Conference  -/ -  No  Uehara, Suwako  2016/09/24 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Investigating science students' L2 motivation and efforts using content analysis  The 14th Asia TEFL International Conference and 11th FEELTA International Conference  No  Uehara, S., & Richard, J-P, J.  2016/07/01 
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Memberships of academic societies
NPO The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT)  2013/09/25-Present 
The Academy of Movie English (TAME)  2012/10-Present 
(The English Teachers Association in Korea (ETAK)  2011/10-Present 
Kanagawa University Institution for Humanities Research  2011/08-2013/08 
The Japan Association of College English Teachers (JACET)  2011/03-Present 
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Committee or council involvement
The Korea English Education Society  Oversea Editor  2015/10/01-Present 
Office for Education for Practical Communication  実践的コミュニケーション推進室委員  2014/04-Present 
図書館委員会 紀要編集WG  図書館委員 紀要編集WG委員  2014/04-2016/03 
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