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

Professor 
Atsuko M. Jeffreys 

Tel.0424-43-5521  
 

Career
University of Electro-Communications  Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, Faculty of Informatics and Engineering, Division of General Education (English)  Professor  2017/04/01-Present 
J.F. Oberlin University Graduate Division  Graduate School of International Studies  Adjunct Instructor  2016/04/01-Present 
University of Electro-Communications  Faculty of Informatics and Engineering, Division of General Education (English)  Professor  2014/04/01-2017/03/31 
University of Missouri – St. Louis  Department of Foreign Languages and Literature  Part-time Instructor  2012/01/01-2012/05/31 
St. Louis Community College  English Department, ESL and Foreign Language Programs  Adjunct Professor  2010/01/01-2014/03/31 
J.F. Oberlin University Graduate Division  English Education Program  Chair  2006/04/01-2008/09/15 
J.F. Overlin University  College of Liberal Arts  Professor  2006/04/01-2008/09/15 
Aoyama Gakuin University  School of Science and Technology  Instructor of English  2006/04/01-2007/03/31 
Waseda University  School of Law  Instructor of English  2001/04/01-2008/07/31 
Obirin University  English Department, School of Literature  Associate Professor  1999/04/01-2006/03/31 
Aoyama Gakuin University  School of Science and Technology  Instructor of English  1994/04/01-1995/07/31 
Obirin University  English Department, School of Literature  Assistant Professor  1991/04/01-1999/03/31 
St. Margaret's Junior and Senior High School  English Department  Full-time Teacher  1985/04/01-1991/03/31 

Academic background
Temple University (Japan Campus)  Doctor of Education Program  TESOL / Applied Linguistics  Doctoral program  1995  Completed 
Temple University (Japan Campus)  Master of Education Program  TESOL / Applied Linguistics  Master's program  1991  Completed 
Sophia University  Faculty of Foreign Languages  Department of English Language  1985  Graduated 
Aoyama Gakuin Senior High School  普通科  1981/03/31  Graduated 
Corcoran High School  普通科  普通科  1979/05/31  Graduated 

Academic degrees
Doctor of Education  Temple University  1995 
Master of Education  Temple University  1991 

Licenses and qualifications
Neuro-Linguistic Programming Practitioner Cretificate  1991/08/31 
Teaching Certificate in Japanese, all levels  1988/03/31 
Teaching Certificate in English, Grades 10 - 12  1985/03/31 
Teaching Certificate in English, Grades 7 - 9  1985/03/31 

Classes responsible within the university
2017  大学院技術英語(CS)  Spring semester  Graduate, IE  Master's program  Liberal arts 
2017  Academic English for the Second Year I  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime  Liberal arts 
2017  Academic English for the Second Year I  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime  Liberal arts 
2017  Academic English for the Second Year I  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime  Liberal arts 
2017  英語演習  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
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Classes responsible in other universities
2017  Academic English A(春)  J. F. Oberlin University Graduate Division 
2017  Academic English B(春)  J. F. Oberlin University Graduate Division 
2017  Academic English C(春)  J. F. Oberlin University Graduate Division 
2016  Academic English A(春)  J. F. Oberlin University Graduate Division 
2016  Academic English A(秋)  J. F. Oberlin University Graduate Division 
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Current research areas
Foreign language education 

Research keywords
applied linguistics, language acquisition, English teaching methods, extensive reading, pronunciation acquisition 

Current research subjects
Language acquisition  1985-Present 
Extensive reading  2013-Present 
Flipped classroom  2014-Present 
発音習得  2015-Present 

Published books
Book  One-Stop Guide to PowerPoint 2016  Atsuko Marie Jeffreys Joshua Atsushi Jeffreys PasoCollege  PasoCollege  2017 
Book  英語世界へのアプローチ  足立匡行、出島有紀子、Steven Gershon、原田美知子、糸多郁子、小池一夫、松田麻利子、大越孝、大竹麻衣子、関永光彦、多々良直弘、牛丸敦子  三修社  2006 
Book  Step Oral Communication I [Revised Edition]  花本金吾、William F. O’Connor、片岡淳、牛丸敦子、河野直樹  旺文社  2006 
Book  Step English I [Revised Edition]  花本金吾、William F. O’Connor、片岡淳、牛丸敦子、河野直樹、Graham Law  旺文社  2006 
Book  Step English II  花本金吾、William F. O’Connor、片岡淳、牛丸敦子、河野直樹、Graham Law  旺文社  2004 
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Published papers
Paper  No  Learning with Mozart  Only  Atsuko Ushimaru  桜美林大学大学院 『シナジー』  第6号, 89-111  2008 
Paper  No  Aptitude tests ¬— for or against?  Only  Atsuko Ushimaru  『桜美林英語英米文学研究』  第42輯, 125-135  2002 
Paper  No  Cloze tests ¬— fixed or rational?  Only  Atsuko Ushimaru  『桜美林英語英米文学研究』  第40輯, 181-200  2000 
Paper  No  Language learning strategies revisited  Only  Atsuko Ushimaru  『桜美林英語英米文学研究』  第39輯, 87-104  1999 
Paper  Yes  Interaction, Task Variation, and Grammar Capability Development  Only  Atsuko Ushimaru  Unpublished doctoral dissertation, TempleUniversity  217 pages-  1995 
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Research presentations
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Rubrics: The Answer, My Friend, Is Middle of the Road  JACET 56th International Convention  0  Yes  Atsuko M. Jeffreys  2017/08/31 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Share to Learn: Google Drive It!  MIDTESOL 2016 Annual Conference  x  Yes  Atsuko M. Jeffreys  2016/10/01 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  An Investigation into Japanese University Students' Vocabulary Size in English Using VST  JACET 55th International Convention  x  Yes  Atsuko M. Jeffreys  2016/09/03 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Learning with Mozart  The 31st Annual JALT International Conference on Language Teaching/Learning  -/ -  Yes  2005/10/15 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Mozart for Language Learning  The JACET 44th Annual Convention  -/ -  Yes  2005/09/15 
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Public lectures
高校生対象模擬講義  栃木県立鹿沼高等学校  2016/10/14  栃木県鹿沼市 
高校生対象模擬講義  東京都立調布北高等学校  2014/09/24  電気通信大学 
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Memberships of academic societies
Japan Association for Language Teaching  1985-Present 
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages  1985-Present 
International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language  1985-Present 
Japan Association of College English Teachers  1991-Present 
Neuro-Linguistic Programming Association of Japan  1992-1997 
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Involvement in conference and research meetings
The Colloquium on the Current Development in EST Education in Japan & Open Workshop on Effective Vocabulary Teaching and Learning Strategies for English Language Learners  Panel discussion chair  2016/02/12 
2nd Special Session of the Research Station on Innovative and Global Tertiary English Education (IGTEE)  Chair of special lecture  2015/02/14 
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Committee or council involvement
全国語学教育学会 第19回国際大会 運営委員  1993/04-1993/10 
全国神経言語プログラミング学会副会長  1992/10-1997/03 
Japan Association for Language Teaching Global Issues in Language Education N-SIG Publications Coordinator  1988/11-1995/03 
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Committee activity in the University
English Department  Chair  2015/04-Present 
学力検査部会  2015/04-Present 
入試委員会  2015/04-Present 
人事委員会  2015/04-Present 
Scheduling Committee  2014/04-Present 
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