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MA Students

Adam Bramlett

Agnese Scaturro

BA in East Asian Studies, University of Venice MA in East Asian Studies, University of Venice Research Interests: language pedagogy, discourse analysis, sociolinguistics

Alison Onishi

Arisa Shida

Austin Barton

BA in Linguistics, California State University Long Beach Research Interests: second language teaching, assessment/testing, sociolinguistics (identity, family language practices), ecolinguistics, distributed language, translanguaging

Carolyn Abe

BA in Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Philippine Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Research Interests: second language teaching, identity

Chaelyn Kamikawa

Chau Truong

Research Interests: L2 pedagogy, language teacher education, teaching Vietnamese as a heritage language

Denis Melik Tangiyev

BA in Psychology, Medaille College Research Interests: virtual reality, virtual language environments, video games and language learning Website: https://manoa-hawaii.academia.edu/DenisMelikTangiyev

Hiroko Kunimatsu

In Young Na

BA in English Education, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Research Interests: speaking, pronunciation

Izumi Olsen

Jarrid Baldwin

Jeff Otto

BA in Music with a minor in TESL, Minnesota State University Research Interests: interactive stories, TBLT, critical pedagogy, corrective feedback and pronunciation training

Jenny Rachel Argueta

BA in Second Language Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Research Interests: identity, heritage language, language motivation, English use in mainstream media

Jia Yang

Jose Rommel Barza

BS in Medical Technology, University of Santo Tomas Research Interests: language education, sociolinguistics, identity

Joseph Ritch

BA in Linguistics, University of Maryland, College Park BA in Persian Studies, University of Maryland, College Park BA in Germanic Studies, University of Maryland, College Park Research Interests: technology, computer mediated communication, less commonly taught languages, virtual reality, corpus linguistics

Jue Wang

Kaan Ustun

Kaoru Motomura

Kathleen (Kat) Griffin

BA in International Studies, North Carolina State University Research Interests: international education, ESL/EFL pedagogy, heritage language learners, transnational adoption

Kevin Gomoll

Kevin Rickman

Khiet Chau

Kiyoko Newsham

Leeseul Park

BA in Political Science, Chuo University Research Interests: second language acquisition, teacher education, instructional technology in language education Selected Presentations: Leeseul, P., Naiyi, F., Eunsun, L., &, Julio, C, R. (2019). Exploring the Affordances of Interactive Tools in Blended Learning: Design and Implementation of Interactive Lessons for a Simulation-Based Advanced Korean Language Course, IALLT 2019, …

Magdalena Petko

BA in Second Language Studies, University of Hawai’i at Manoa BA in German, University of Hawai’i at Manoa Research Interests: heritage language speakers, critical language pedagogy, childhood multilingualism

Marcy Konno

Maribel Bertulfo

Mie Tobias (Watanabe)

Moe Steinmueller

Precious Arao

BA in Philippine Language and Literature, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Research Interests: heritage language learners of Filipino, second language writing, vocabulary

R.L. Hughes

Risa Hinoshita

Shiori Yamauchi

BA in English Education, Okinawa International University Research Interests: motivation in SL, CLIL, CMC, COIL (Collaborative Online International Learning)

Shonosuke Tomomatsu

Shuai Tang

Suzuka Ono

BA in English Literature, Showa Women’s University Research Interests: second language acquisition, syntactic theory (English, Korean, Japanese)

Tian Wang

Victoria Lee

BA in Second Language Studies with minor in Chinese, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa Research Interests: pronunciation teaching, global Englishes, reflective teaching and learning, attrition Selected Conference Presentation: Lee, Victoria. Tracking potential attrition in a child second language learner’s phonological development after a change in learning environment. Spring 2019 University of Hawaii at Mānoa Undergraduate …

Youngmeen Kim

Yoonsun Choi

BA in English Interpretation and Translation, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Research Interests: second language speaking, second language teaching