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Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduating School:Kobe College
    Faculty:Faculty of Literature

    Kind of school:University
    Date of graduation:2000.03
    Completion status:Graduated
    Country location code:JAPAN

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate school:The University of Edinburgh
    Graduate course:Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences
    Major:Linguistics

    Course completed:Doctor's Course
    Date of completion:2011.11
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:UNITED KINGDOM

  • Graduate school:The University of Edinburgh
    Graduate course:Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences

    Course completed:Master's Course
    Date of completion:2005.03
    Completion status:Other
    Country location code:UNITED KINGDOM

Studying abroad experiences 【 display / non-display

  • Name of institution: The University of Edinburgh
    Study abroad period: 2005.04 - 2011.11

  • Name of institution: The University of Edinburgh
    Name of job or career: Master of Science by Research (MSc by Research, Linguistics)
    Study abroad period: 2004.09 - 2005.03

  • Name of institution: Michigan State University
    Name of job or career: LSA Summer Institute
    Study abroad period: 2003.07 - 2003.08

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Degree name:Ph.D.(Linguistics)
    Classified degree field:Linguistics
    Degree awarding institution:The University of Edinburgh
    Acquisition way:Thesis
    Date of acquisition:2011.11

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of International Studies
    Career:Associate Professor
    Duties period:2021.04 - 2022.03

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of International Studies
    Career:Professor
    Duties period:2022.04 -

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Linguistics

Qualification acquired 【 display / non-display

  • Qualification title:Junior High School Teacher Specialization License

  • Qualification title:High School Teacher Specialization License

 

Thesis for a degree 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: “Listenership in Japanese interaction: The contributions of laughter”
    Date of degree awarded: 2011.11
    Name of author(s): Ayako Namba

    Co-author classification: Single Work

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: “The role of listenership in the coproduction of a conversation: Focusing on the contribution of laughter in Japanese interaction”
    Publication title: Papers on and around the Linguistics of BA 2017
    Date of issue: 2017.03
    Name of author(s): Ayako Namba

    Type of publication: Research paper (bulletin of university, research institution)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: “Interactional dimensions of Japanese TE in collaborative storytelling”
    Publication title: 『英米文学研究』  (43)
    Date of issue: 2008.03
    Name of author(s): Ayako Namba

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: “Politeness and laughter in Japanese female interaction”
    Publication title: International Perspectives in Gender and Language  vol.3
    Date of issue: 2007.11
    Name of author(s): Ayako Namba

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Sequential organisation of laughter in Japanese female conversation: The relationship between laughter and social factors”
    Publication title: Edinburgh Working Paper for Applied Linguistics  vol.15
    Date of issue: 2007.01
    Name of author(s): Ayako Namba

    Type of publication: Research paper (bulletin of university, research institution)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: “‘Listenership’ in Japanese face-to-face interaction: The contribution of laughter, especially its interaction with nodding and verbal backchannelling”
    Publication title: Proceedings of Postgraduate Conference 2006
    Date of issue: 2006.10
    Name of author(s): Ayako Namba

    Type of publication: Research paper (bulletin of university, research institution)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)
    Research activities period:2021.04 -

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B)
    Research activities period:2014.04 - 2019.03

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity start-up
    Research activities period:2012.09 - 2014.03

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: 17th International Pragmatics Conference
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2021.06 - 2021.07
    Topic / Session title: Emancipatory Pragmatics: Reconsidering context in terms of the emergence and dissolution of distinct categories in communicative interaction
    Form of presentation: Symposium, Workshop, Panelist (nomination)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: 16th International Pragmatics Conference
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2019.06
    Topic / Session title: Feeling a sense of togetherness: Synchronised activities in Japanese interaction
    Form of presentation: Symposium, Workshop, Panelist (nomination)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: The 20th Sociolinguistics Symposium
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2014.06
    Topic / Session title: "Re-constructing identities of Japanese college students: A dynamic shift after their overseas experience"
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: Australian Humour Studies Network 20th Annual Colloquium"
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2014.02
    Topic / Session title: “Measuring various cultural limits of humour in language classes”
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: 13th International Pragmatics Conference
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2013.09
    Topic / Session title: "Listenership in closing in Japanese interaction: The role of laughter towards reaching consensus"
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

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