2015

2016.03.31
database
"Learners' L1-Japanese Contrastive Databases" is now available at http://contr-db.ninjal.ac.jp/
2016.03.31
database
Electric data of "Association Word Lists of Children" is available at http://mmsrv.ninjal.ac.jp/wordlists/#association
2016.03.31
database
Electric data of "Research on basic vocabulary for learners of Japanese" is available at http://mmsrv.ninjal.ac.jp/wordlists/#basic_vocaburary
2016.03.31
database
Okinawago (Okinawa Language) dictionary database is now available at http://mmsrv.ninjal.ac.jp/okinawago/
2016.03.24
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities. Open until March 30, 2016.
2016.03.23
database
"A Glossed Audio Corpus of Ainu Folklore" is now available at http://ainucorpus.ninjal.ac.jp/ .
2016.03.22
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities at Project Assistant Professor. Open until May 13, 2016.
2016.03.16
publication
"NINJAL Project Review" Vol. 6 No. 3 was issued.
2016.03.01
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities at Professor. Open until April 28, 2016.
2016.02.23
news
The Research Library will be closed from Thursday, March 24 to Friday, March 25.
2016.02.17
publication
"Handbook of Japanese Lexicon and Word Formation" (Handbooks of Japanese Language and Linguistics 3) has just been published.
2016.02.17
publication
"Handbook of Japanese Applied Linguistics" (Handbooks of Japanese Language and Linguistics 10) has just been published.
2016.02.12
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities. Open until March 14, 2016.
2016.02.10
event
The 68th NINJAL Colloquium: "Grammaticalization of DESU and MASU: Steps toward a Preferred Word Order"
Date: Tuesday, March 8, 2016, Venue: NINJAL
Speaker: SUNAKAWA Yuriko (University of Tsukuba,Professor Emeritus)
2016.02.05
database
"Academic Repository of the National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics" is now available at https://repository.ninjal.ac.jp .
2016.01.29
publication
"NINJAL Research Papers" No. 10 was issued.
2016.01.28
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities. Open until February 10, 2016.
2016.01.15
project-meeting
Research on Language and Education for Communication ( Project Leader: NODA Hisashi)
Date: February 27, 2016 (13:30-17:00), Venue : TKP Garden City Hakata Annex
2015.12.24
project-meeting
Exploring Variation in Contemporary Japanese: Multiple Approaches (Project Leader: AIZAWA Masao)
Date: January 24, 2016 (13:30-17:00), Venue: NINJAL
2015.12.24
event
Kick-off Workshop "Interactions between Word Prosody and Sentence Prosody"
Date: January 10, 2016 (13:00-18:00), January 11, 2016 (10:00-15:30), Venue: NINJAL
2015.12.24
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities. Open until February 1, 2016.
2015.12.22
event
The 67th NINJAL Colloquium: "On description of vernacular: Basal layer in idiolect"
Date: Tuesday, February 2, 2016, Venue: NINJAL
Speaker: SANADA Shinji (Nara University)
2015.12.04
project-meeting
A Diachronic Contrastive Study of Japanese Interrogatives (Project Leader: KINSUI Satoshi)
Date: December 19, 2015 (8:40-18:30), December 20, 2015 (9:00-18:00), Venue: NINJAL
2015.12.01
event
The 66th NINJAL Colloquium: "A Corpus of Spoken French: ESLO"
Date: Tuesday, January 19, 2016, Venue: NINJAL
Speaker: Gabriel Bergounioux (University of Orléans)
2015.11.18
database
"Database of Japanese Language Learners' Conversation" is now available on http://nknet.ninjal.ac.jp/nknet/.
2015.11.13
event
The 65th NINJAL Colloquium: "Corpus-linguistic analysis of conversational interaction"
Date: Friday, December 11, 2015, Venue: NINJAL
Presenter: DEN Yasuharu (Chiba University)
2015.11.13
event
The 64th NINJAL Colloquium: "The Ancient Ethnolinguistic History of the Japanese Archipelago"
Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2015, Venue: NINJAL
Presenter: Alexander VOVIN (École des hautes études en sciences sociales: EHESS)
2015.11.13
project-meeting
Typological and Historical/Comparative Research on the Languages of the Japanese Archipelago and their Environs (Project Leader: John WHITMAN)
Date: December 5, 2015 (13:30-18:50), December 6, 2015 (10:30-14:30), Venue: NINJAL
2015.11.13
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities. Open until December 24, 2015.
2015.11.04
project-meeting
Phonological Characteristics of the Japanese Lexicon (Project Leader: KUBOZONO Haruo)
Date: November 27, 2015 (13:30-17:30), Venue: Nagoya University, Higashiyama Campus
2015.10.28
event
The 63nd NINJAL Colloquium: "Sentence final particles and modality in Koki dialect of Okinawa island, Ryukyu"
Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2015, Venue: NINJAL
Presenter: KARIMATA Shigehisa (University of the Ryukyus)
2015.10.23
event
The NINJAL International Symposium "Studies in Japanese Language Teaching in Support of Teaching Practices -Learning, Teaching and Evaluation-"
Date: January 23, 2016, Venue: NINJLAL
2015.10.22
news
NINJAL PR Movie with English subtitles is released.
2015.10.20
publication
"NINJAL Project Review" Vol. 6 No. 2 was issued.
2015.10.14
news
The electrical inspection will be statutorily conducted. During this period, some our contents and services will be unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Inspection Period: October 23, 2015 (Fri) 18:00 - October 26, 2015 (Mon) 9:00 (JST)
2015.09.30
event
The 62nd NINJAL Colloquium: "Elucidation of brain function associated with audition, speech perception and verbal cognition using non-invasive measurements"
Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015, Venue: NINJAL
Presenter: NAKAGAWA Seiji (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
2015.09.17
project-meeting
Phonological Characteristics of the Japanese Lexicon (Project Leader: KUBOZONO Haruo)
Date: October 4, 2015 (10:00-16:30), Venue: Kobe University, Rokkodai Area (Tsurukabuto 1 Campus)
2015.09.10
event
International Conference on Phonetics and Phonology (ICPP 2015)
Date: September 25-27, 2015, Venue: Keio University, Mita Campus
2015.09.03
event
Japanese Language Variation and Change conference 2016 (JLVC2016)
Date: February 13-14, 2016, Venue: NINJAL
2015.09.03
event
International Symposium on the Japanese Diachronic Corpora
Date: October 4, 2015 (10:00-17:00), Venue: NINJAL
2015.08.28
event
The 61st NINJAL Colloquium: "On the velar nasal and prenasalized consonants in Japanese" Date: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 Presenter: UWANO Zendo (University of Tokyo)
2015.08.21
event
Open Meeting: Field Research Project to Analyze the Formation Process of Japanese Dialects "Geolinguistics Forum"
Date: September 27, 2015 (10:30-16:30) Venue: NINJAL
2015.08.20
publication
"Handbook of Japanese Psycholinguistics" (Handbooks of Japanese Language and Linguistics 9) has just been published.
2015.08.04
news
Professor Timothy J. Vance received the 7th JCHAT Best Paper Award.
2015.07.28
event
Geminate Consonants across the World 2015
Date: August 12, 2015 (14:15-18:00) Venue: The Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) (UK., Glasgow)
2015.07.23
news
Our office will be closed from August 13 to 14 for summer vacation.
2015.07.23
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities at a public relations office. Open until August 31, 2015.
2015.07.15
publication
"NINJAL Research Papers" No. 9 was issued.
2015.07.15
event
Global environmental studies from "Dialects and traditional lifestyles"
Date: July 30, 2015 (13:00-17:00) Venue: NINJAL
2015.07.14
database
A link to "A Topical Dictionary of Conversational Ainu" was posted on Databases page.
2015.07.09
event
"Aspect, voice and case in Japanese and Ryukyuan dialects"
Date: August 21-23, 2015 Venue: NINJAL
2015.07.07
event
What is 'Correct Japanese'? —Language variations in Japanese corpora—
Date: September 3, 2015 (10:00-17:00) Venue: NINJAL
2015.06.24
event
International Conference "Northeast Asia and the North Pacific as a Linguistic Area"
Date: August 20-21, 2015
2015.06.23
news
"NINJAL Survey and Guide 2015-2016" was issued.
2015.06.11
event
International Workshop "Kakarimusubi from a Comparative Perspective"
Date: September 5-6, 2015
2015.06.03
event
The 60th NINJAL Colloquium: "Discourse Grammar: Some Linguistic and Neurological Observations"
Date: Thursday, July 2, 2015 Presenter: Bernd HEINE (University of Cologne)
2015.06.02
news
We are currently performing an urgent maintenance on our server. During the maintenance, some services are unavailable.
We apologize for the uncertain time of recovery.
2015.06.02
publication
"NINJAL Project Review" Vol. 6 No. 1 was issued.
2015.05.27
project-meeting
Typological and Historical/Comparative Research on the Languages of the Japanese Archipelago and their Environs (Project Leader: John WHITMAN)
Date: June 13, 2015 (13:30-18:50), June 14, 2015 (10:00-15:00) Venue: NINJAL
2015.05.21
project-meeting
A Diachronic Contrastive Study of Japanese Interrogatives (Project Leader: KINSUI Satoshi)
Date: June 6, 2015 (14:10-17:40), June 7, 2015 (9:30-12:50) Venue: Osaka University Toyonaka Campus
2015.05.14
jobs
Academic Employment Opportunities at Center for Corpus Development. Open until June 3, 2015.
2015.05.13
event
Geolinguistics Forum
Date: June 7, 2015 (10:00-17:00) Venue: NINJAL
2015.04.24
event
The 59th NINJAL Colloquium:"Development of HASHIMOTO Shinkichi's Japanese grammar in the early Showa period: Comparison of his lecture notes in 1929 and 1932"
Date: June 16, 2015 (15:30-17:30) Presenter: SUZUKI Tai (Senshu University)
2015.04.24
event
The 58th NINJAL Colloquium:"Center of attention and topic forms in Japanese written narratives: a comparison of L1 Japanese and L1 English speakers"
Date: June 2, 2015 (15:30-17:30) Presenter: SHIMOJO Mitsuaki (University at Buffalo, The State University of New York)
2015.04.07
event
The 57th NINJAL Colloquium: "Digital museum with a large scale online media database as a tool for the documentation and preservation of endangered languages and cultures"
Presenter: TAKUBO Yukinori (Kyoto University)