Project Description


Kyoko Matsui Loetscher received her M.A. in Second Language Acquisition from the Ohio State University and her BA from Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo. She joined Columbia University in 2010. Before joining Columbia, she taught at Princeton University for 8 years including Princeton Summer Program in Ishikawa. Her research interests include second language acquisition and Japanese language pedagogy. She developed curriculum and teaching materials for 4th and 5th year Japanese course based on Content-Based Instruction while teaching at Princeton. She is currently creating a new course, Business Japanese.

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