Former Visiting Researchers

: "Hakuho Japanese Research Fellowship"

George TSOULAS

University of York (U.K.)
Research Topic: The comparative grammar of particles
Period of Residence: February 2020 - March 2020

ZHANG Xiujuan

College of Foreign Studies, South China Agricultural University (China)
Research Topic: 日中分裂文の翻訳に見られる母語干渉
Period of Residence: July 2019 - August 2019

YANG Chaoshi

Department of Japanese, Beijing Foreign Studies University (China)
Research Topic: 近代日本語における三字語の語彙化について
Period of Residence: July 2019 - August 2019

ITO Junko

Department of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Typology of pitch accent systems in Japanese
Period of Residence: June 2019 - December 2019

Armin MESTER

Department of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Typology of pitch accent systems in Japanese
Period of Residence: June 2019 - December 2019

YU Rong

School of Mongolia Studies, Inner Mongolia University (China)
Research Topic: データベースを利用したモンゴル語の韻律特徴の分析
Period of Residence: June 2019 - December 2019

Andrej BEKEŠ

University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Research Topic: Application of text/discourse perspective to Japanese grammar teaching for beginner and intermediate level
Period of Residence: December 2018 - November 2019

Kristina HMELJAK

University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Research Topic: Readability and typicality of pedagogically valid Japanese word usage example
Period of Residence: November 2018 - November 2019

CHEN Zhaoyang

School of Foreign Languages, Hubei University of Education (China)
Research Topic: 対人配慮行動の日中対照研究 ―「ディスコース・ポライトネス理論」の観点から―
Period of Residence: October 2018 - December 2019

Manfred B. SELLNER

Austrian Academy of Sciences (Austria)
Research Topic: Corpus analysis of literature in translation
Period of Residence: October 2018 - November 2018

MUKAI Yuki

University of Brasilia (Brazil)
Research Topic: 非漢字系中級日本語学習者の読解困難点の考察
Period of Residence: September 2018 - November 2018

Alexander FRANCIS-RATTE

Asian Studies, Furman University (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Reconstruction of Proto-Korean-Japanese
Period of Residence: July 2018

TOMIOKA Satoshi

Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science, University of Delaware (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Semantics and pragmatics of contrastiveness and focus association
Period of Residence: June 2018 - July 2018

Armin MESTER

Department of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Studies on the rhythmic structure of Japanese and its dialects
Period of Residence: April 2018 - March 2019

KATAOKA Kiyoko

Department of Spanish, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Kanagawa University
Research Topic: Theoretical comparative syntax between Japanese and Spanish; language-particular properties in the structure of predication
Period of Residence: April 2018 - March 2019

SAWADA Jun

Department of Japanese Language and Literature, College of Literature, Aoyama Gakuin University
Research Topic: A pragmatic and discourse grammar study on Japanese deixis: From a historical and contrastive linguistic perspective
Period of Residence: April 2018 - March 2019

YANG Hong

Chongqing Three Gorges University (China)
Research Topic: Comparative study for modification of adjectives in Japanese and Chinese
Period of Residence: January 2018 - January 2019

TOMIOKA Satoshi

Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science, University of Delaware (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Grammatical realizations of discourse-related information in Japanese and beyond
Period of Residence: December 2017 - January 2018

Hoyt LONG

East Asian Languages and Civilizations, The University of Chicago (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: コーパス分析を活用した日本近代文学の研究
Period of Residence: November 2017

WANG Shihho

Japanese Literature, Soochow University (Taiwan)
Research Topic: A study of a context-oriented Japanese Pedagogical Grammar: Centered on the usage of Te-iru
Period of Residence: September 2017 - August 2018

SAITO Akemi

The Department of Japanese Language, Hallym University (Korea)
Research Topic: A study about the change of factores that influenced the motivations and impression in the learner of Japanese Language in Korea - Finding in studies about change over the years -
Period of Residence: September 2017 - August 2018

Armin MESTER

Department of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Tonal and metrical constraints in the pitch accent systems of Japanese
Period of Residence: June 2017 - March 2018

SHIMOJI Mika

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: 方言研究と古代日本語研究の融合による日本格配列システムの解明
Period of Residence: April 2017 - September 2019

FUJITA Yasuyuki

Faculty of Letters, Ryukoku University
Research Topic: Descriptive study of Japanese compound particles
Period of Residence: April 2017 - March 2018

Giuseppe PAPPALARDO

Universita Ca' Foscari Venezia (Italy)
Research Topic: Experimental analysis of phonetic characteristics of Japanese based on the Corpus of Spontaneous Japanese
Period of Residence: October 2016 - November 2016

CHEN Fengchuan

Japanese Language of Foreign Studies College, JINAN University Faculty (China)
Research Topic: The practice of training in communicative competence in Japanese for students of Japanese language
Period of Residence: October 2016 - September 2017

YU Rong

School of Mongolia Studies,Inner Mongolia University (China)
Research Topic: Corpus-based comparative study of prosodic features in Japanese and Mongolian
Period of Residence: September 2016 - August 2017

LIU Jinfeng

Foreign Language and School of Sightseeing Studies, Wuxi Institute of Technology (China)
Research Topic: Japanese conjunctive expressions: A contrastive study between Chinese and Japanese
Period of Residence: September 2016 - August 2017

Armin MESTER

Department of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Match Theory and Syntax-Prosody Mismatches
Period of Residence: June 2016 - March 2017

NGUYEN Bich Ha Thi

Japanese Language Department, Foreign Trade University (Vietnam)
Research Topic: Japanese-Language Education for Writing Academic Papers: Cultural Characteristics of the Vietnamese for choosing Sentence Style and Vocabulary
Period of Residence: March 2016 - August 2016

Monggungerel U

Faculty of Foreign Languages, Chifeng University (China)
Research Topic: Survey research on trends in change and transition in Mongolian Ordos
Period of Residence: March 2016 - August 2016

Stephen Wright HORN

Research Topic: Grammatical Analysis for a Diachronic Corpus of Pre-modern Japanese with an Orientation to Linguistic Research
Period of Residence: September 2015 - August 2016

TSURUTANI Chiharu

Griffith University (Australia)
Research Topic: Prosodic characteristics in polite utterances by native and non-native speakers of Japanese
Period of Residence: September 2015 - February 2016

WANG Lili

Changchun Normal University (China)
Research Topic: A contrastive study between Chinese and Japanese in adversative complex sentences
Period of Residence: August 2015 - February 2016

Armin MESTER

University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Geminate consonants in loan words in the Japanese Language
Period of Residence: June 2015 - March 2016

MIKI Yosuke

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Survey and record of the endangered Hachijo dialect, and the creation and publication of discourse materials
Period of Residence: April 2015 - March 2018

Clemens POPPE

Overseas Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Interaction between tone and vowel in the dialects of Japan as seen from the viewpoint of language typology
Period of Residence: April 2015 - March 2017

SHIMADA Yasuko

Nishogakusha University
Research Topic: Research on the historical meaning of language change in Modern Japanese
Period of Residence: April 2015 - March 2016

NANBU Satoshi

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Experimental and corpus research on language variation
Period of Residence: April 2015 - July 2015

HIRAYAMA Manami

Ritsumeikan University
Research Topic: Research on devoicing and incomplete neutralization in Japanese vowels
Period of Residence: October 2014 - March 2015

YOUN Ho-Sook

Cyber Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Korea)
Research Topic: A study on the acquisition of Japanese in e-learning education
Period of Residence: September 2014 - August 2015

OHNO Tsuyoshi

University of Alberta (Canada)
Research Topic: Formulaic language in Japanese everyday talk
Period of Residence: September 2014 - August 2015

CHANG Won-Jae

Keimyung University (Korea)
Research Topic: Survey on translation materials for designing a Japanese-Korean translation corpus
Period of Residence: August 2014 - November 2014

HIRATA Yukari

Colgate University (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: On the perception of vowel length opposition and consonant length opposition in Japanese
Period of Residence: July 2014

Armin MESTER

University of California, Santa Cruz (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: On the phonological characteristics of Sino-Japanese words
Period of Residence: May 2014 - August 2014

SHIBATANI Masayoshi

Rice University (U.S.A.)
Invitation Fellowships for Research in Japan (Long term), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Comprehensive research on compound verbs in Japanese and their theoretical significance
Period of Residence: May 2014 - August 2014

AOI Hayato

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Investigating the phonetic structure of the Miyako dialect with a focus on correlation
Period of Residence: April 2014 - March 2017

Elga STRAFELLA

Overseas Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Extracting collocations from the Balanced Corpus of Contemporary Written Japanese for a Japanese-Italian Dictionary
Period of Residence: November 2013 - March 2015

Razaul Karim FAQUIRE

Modern Language Laboratory, The University of Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Research Topic: A Comparative Study between the Relative Clause of Japanese and Bengali: A Morpho-Syntactic Analysis
Period of Residence: October 2013 - September 2014

AZUMA Shoji

The University of Utah (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Is globalization changing the Japanese of communication? An analysis of speech styles among political and business leaders in Japan
Period of Residence: October 2013 - August 2014

Bor HODOSCEK

Overseas Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Research on a register model for Japanese using corpora
Period of Residence: October 2013 - March 2014

Patrizia ZOTTI

Universita degli Studi di Napoli "L'Orientale" UNIOR (Italy)
Research Topic: Corpus-based semantic research on event expressions in Japanese
Period of Residence: September 2013 - August 2014

LEE Hyunwoo

Changwon National University (Korea)
Research Topic: Research on the differences between ‘kara’ and “node”
Period of Residence: July 2013 - April 2014

TSUDA Satoshi

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Research on aspect in Japanese dialects based on new perspectives and survey methods
Period of Residence: April 2013 - September 2015

GIRIKO Mikio

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Investigating prosodic characteristics of Japanese from the standpoint of accent levelling
Period of Residence: April 2013 - March 2015

John PHAN

Overseas Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: Historical comparative analysis of the Viet-Muong language family
Period of Residence: November 2012 - July 2014

KUYA Aimi

University of Oxford (U.K.)
Research Topic: Corpus-based study of the sociolinguistics of loan words in the Japanese language
Period of Residence: November 2012 - February 2013

Tomoko Okazaki-HANSEN

University of Oslo (Norway)
Research Topic: Dative Marking of Giver with Verbs of Receiving in Japanese
Period of Residence: November 2012 - December 2012

Irena SRDANOVIC

University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Research Topic: Collocations in Japanese language learning
Period of Residence: October 2012 - September 2013

NAKAJIMA Kazuko

University of Toronto (Canada)
Research Topic: The Development of Bibliographical Database of Heritage Language Education with Special Focus on Teaching Japanese as a Heritage Language
Period of Residence: October 2012 - September 2013

MA Ling

Rice University (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Chinese-Japanese contrastive study of noun modifying constructions
Period of Residence: June 2012 - July 2012

OKI Hiroko

Shinshu University
Research Topic: Variation in discourse in Contemporary Japanese
Period of Residence: April 2012 - September 2012

NAGAYA Naonori

Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (SPD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: The typology and history of expressions for spatial deixis and motion in the languages of East Indonesia
Period of Residence: April 2012 - March 2013

TAKAMATSU Ryo

Saitama University
Research Topic: A comparative analysis of spoken and written language
Period of Residence: April 2012 - March 2013

HUANG Yuhan

National Taiwan University (Taiwan)
Research Topic: Analysis of the pragmatics of modal expressions and research on their acquisition
Period of Residence: March 2012 - August 2012

Galina VOROBEVA

Kyrgyz National University named after Jusup Balasagyn (Kyrgyzstan)
Research Topic: Analysis of kanji hierarchical structures and its using for development of textbook "1001 kanji stories"
Period of Residence: October 2011 - September 2012

Borjigin BADAMAAODESIER

Inner Mongolia University (China)
Research Topic: Research on the preservation and revitalization of endangered languages
Period of Residence: October 2011 - September 2012

Yasuko Nagano-MADSEN

University of Gothenburg (Sweden)
Research Topic: Analysis of Accent and Intonation in Japanese
Period of Residence: May 2011 - September 2011

Polly SZATROWSKI

University of Minnesota (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: Sensory Evaluation of Food and Cultural Identity in English,Japanese and Wolof
Period of Residence: May 2011 - August 2011

Kerri RUSSELL

University of Oxford (U.K.)
Research Topic: Lexical Representation of Argument Realization Patters in Pre-modern Japanese
Period of Residence: March 2011 - May 2011

YU Rong

Inner Mongolia University (China)
Research Topic: Constructing a corpus for the Mongolian language
Period of Residence: February 2011 - April 2011

Stephen Wright HORN

University of Oxford (U.K.)
Research Topic: Tagging noun phrases for grammatical role in a pre-modern Japanese languages corpus
Period of Residence: November 2010 - January 2011

Hyun Kyung Hwang

Overseas Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Topic: A contrastive study of prosody in Japanese and Korean
Period of Residence: September 2010 - September 2012

Alan H. KIM

Southern Illinois University (U.S.A.)
Research Topic: A comparison of polite language in Japanese and Korean
Period of Residence: August 2010 - November 2010

DENG Mu

Beijing Foreign Studies University (China)
Research Topic: Competition between Sino-Japanese words and Western loan words in dictionaries of neologisms in modern Japanese
Period of Residence: July 2010 - September 2010

CAO Jing

Beijing Japanese language Studies Research Center (China)
Topic : Observations on state of the use of loan words in the Minutes of the Diet
Period of Residence: April 2010 - August 2010

YU Rong

Inner Mongolia University (China)
Research Topic: Constructing a corpus of spoken Contemporary Mongolian
Period of Residence: October 2009 - September 2010

CHIU Hsueh-Chin

National Taichung University of Science and Technology (Taiwan)
Research Topic: Automization of phonological processing of Japanese as a second language
Period of Residence: October 2009 - September 2010

Atay AYSEGUL

Ankara University (Turkey)
Research Topic: The Japanese ‘ta’ inflection and the past tense inflection in Turkish
Period of Residence: October 2009 - May 2010

Shishir BHATTACHARJA

The University of Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Research Topic: The status of the formation of compound words in grammar and morphology
Period of Residence: October 2009 - November 2010