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
2021  大学院技術英語  Spring semester  Both graduate schools, IE and IS 
2021  技術英語 Basic English for Science  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2021  English Seminar  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2021  技術英語 Intermediate English for Science  Fall semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2021  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  2019年第8回映画英語アカデミー賞  Mio Ishigaki, Rika Ishida, Sachiyo Inami, Masaki Inoue, Yuko Inoue, Suwako Uehara, Kae Ooba, Moeka Oomi, Yuta Okajima, Mitomo Kanemoto, Miwako Kamijo, Kazuyo Kume, Mai Kogure, Keiko Koyasu, Yuko Shitara, Haruka Snyder, Koji Tanaka, Rika Todoroki, Aki Nagaoka, Kotaro Nakagaki, Miyuki Nanbu, Tomoki Numata, Hideaki Nose, Masanori Hayashi, Takayuki Hoko, Akira Matsuba, Chizuko Matsubara, Emi Matsumoto, Yumiko Matsuya, Motoko Mizuno  ㈱フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  176-179  2019/08/01  978-4-89407-599-3  URL 
Book  English Expressions for giving hospitality  Kenzo Soneda (Editor) Kenzo Soneda, Suwako Uehara, Tomoe Komine, Miwako Kamijo (Authors)  ㈱フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  22-473  2018/12/13  978-4-89407-596-2  URL 
Book  2018年第7回映画英語アカデミー賞  Rika Ishida, Masaki Inoue, Suwako Uehara, Kae Ooba, Yuta Okajima, Saki Kanazashi, Miwako Kamijo, Kazuhiro Kunitomo, Junko Kurosawa, Mai Kogure, Keiko Koyasu,Yuko Shitara, Rika Todoroki, Aki Nagaoka, Kotaro Nakagaki, Hideaki Nose, Masanori Hayashi,Takayuki Hoko, Akira Matsuba, Yumiko Matsuya, Motoko Mizuno, Toshiro Mitsui, Sana Miyazawa, Kenji Mori, Masaru Yasuda, Ryoko Yamazaki, Miki Yamamoto  ㈱フォーイン スクリーンプレイ事業部  108-109  2018/07/02  978-4-89407-592-4  URL 
Book, translated  Old Japanese folk tales: With detailed commentary on phrases  Author: Kenzo Soneda、Translation:Suwako Uehara, Kenzo Soneda, Gary Bourke  Beret  9-79, 97-119, 135-165, 186-207, 223-245, 264-279  2018/03/25  978-4-86064-537-3 
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 
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Published papers
Paper  Yes  A quantitative investigation of science and engineering university EFL learner’s language learning autonomy.  Only  Uehara, Suwako  Voices and agency in language learning Selected Papers from the 2018 Independent Learning Association Conference  50-83  2019/12/16  URL 
Paper  Yes  What makes tutors tick? Exploring motives and experiences in the JALT Writers' Peer Support Group (PSG).  Beaufait, Paul; Uehara, Suwako; Lucovich, Dawn, & Gallagher, Brian.  Research in Online Literacy Education (ROLE)  2/ 2  2019/06  URL 
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, 29-37  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, 57-78  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 
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Research presentations
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Needs analysis for graduate school technical English course design and materials development  3rd Annual Conference of Asia ESP & the 8th Chinese National Symposium on ESP  Yes  Uehara, Suwako, Terashima, Alexandra, & Jie, Shi  2019/11/16  URL 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Free technology for SALC management: Online booking on WIX and training videos for student staff  The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) 2019  No  Uehara, Suwako  2019/11/02  URL 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Preparing students and staff for the Kakehashi project  The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) 2019  No  Uehara, Suwako  2019/11/02  URL 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  PSG Help Rising to the Publish-or-Perish Challenge  JALT PanSIG Conference 2019  Yes  Beaufait, Paul; Uehara, Suwako; Gallagher, Brian  2019/05/18  URL 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Developing a Self-access in a STEM University  JALT PanSIG Conference 2019  Yes  Uehara, Suwako  2019/05/18  URL 
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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
Office for Education for Practical Communication  実践的コミュニケーション推進室長  2020/04-Present 
Remote Teaching Working Group  Remote Teaching Working Group Member  2020/03-Present 
College and University Educators Special Interest Group (CUE SIG) Affiliated with the Japan Association of Language Teaching (JALT) OnCUE Journal  Special Conference Issue Guest Editor  2019/10-2020/10 
College and University Educators Special Interest Group (CUE SIG) Affiliated with the Japan Association of Language Teaching (JALT) OnCUE Journal  Special Conference Issue Guest Editor http://conference.jaltcue.org/2018-call-for-papers/  2018/10-2019/10 
The Society of American Film Culture  Deputy Chief Secretary  2017/11/01-Present 
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Committee activity in the University
編入生単位認定委員(技術英語)  委員  2021/04-Present 
情報基盤システム仕様策定委員  委員  2020/12-2021/05 
男女共同参画・ダイバーシティ戦略推進室  運営委員  2020/06-Present 
国際教育WG  委員長  2020/04-Present 
Remote Teaching Working Group  委員長  2020/03-Present 
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