University of the Sacred Heart, Tokyo
    Faculty of Liberal Arts
    Department of International Studies
   Dr. Megumi Okugiri





Grants and Prizes

2015

JSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), Grant Number 15K02633 “Nihongo kyōin-to senmon kyōin-niyoru akademikku raitingu-no hyōka: hyōka kijun no sakutei to kensyō [An investigation of academic writing assessment by Japanese language teachers and academic professors” Project Member (Principle Researcher Ikuko Ijuin)
Tokyo Healthcare University, Prize in Best Teacher and Researcher in Education, 2015

2014
JSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Publication of Scientific Research Results, Grant Number 265064“The Acquisition of the Discoursal Properties of English Relative Constructions by Japanese Learners” Principle Investigator

2013~2015
JSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), Grant Number 25370705 “Nihonjin eigo gakushū-sha no ronbun no sippitsu-notame no kiso kenkyū [A study in English academic writing by Japanese learners]” Principle Investigator

2009-2010
Academic Research Grant for Graduate Student, Department of Language and Information Sciences, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo “Nihongo washa niyoru eigo kankeidaimeishi kōbun no shūtoku [The acquisition of English relative clause constructions by Japanese learners]”

2009 Academic Research Grant (International Research), the University of Tokyo “The Frequency of English Relative Clause Sentences by Japanese Speakers”

2005
Tokyo Healthcare University Research Grant, “The acquisition of English relative constructions by Japanese learners: Observations of sentence processing strategies”


Service to the field
Editorial Activities
Member of the Japan Second Language Association Steering Committee (2015-present)
Member of Pacific Second Language Research Forum 2016 Steering Committee (2016)
Abstract Reviewer of the Japan Association of College English Teachers Kanto Chapter Convention (2014-present)
Member of Japan Association of College English Teachers Kanto Chapter Steering Committee(2014-present)
Member of the advisory board of Komaba Language Association Journal (2014-present)
Member of the associate editors of the International Journal of Literacies published by Common Ground Publisher (2012)
Member of proofreading editors of Zenkoku Daigaku Nyūshi Mondai Seikai published by Ōbunsha (2005-present)
Member of the editorial board of Formal Linguistics Circle (1999-2013)

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