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J. F. Oberlin University College of Global Communication Faculty Development Special Lecture on January 13, 2016

Integration of Domestic and International Students in English Medium Instruction (EMI) Programs

Dr. Jim McKinley of Sophia University will give a special lecture. Students, faculty members, staff, and members of the community are all welcome to attend; no application or reservation is required.

Jim McKinley is an associate professor of English at Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan, where he has taught for more than a decade. He has a co-edited volume with Dr. Heath Rose (Oxford University) on doing research in applied linguistics, to be published by Routledge in early 2017. He has published in journals including RELC, Critical Inquiry in Language Studies, Journal of Asia TEFL, and Language Learning in Higher Education, and several chapters in edited volumes, including one on EMI in higher education in Japan, on making the EFL to ELF transition.

Date and timeWednesday, January 13, 2016 from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.
PlaceA715 (Meimeikan, on Machida Campus)
LanguageEnglish (no interpretation)
AdmissionFree, Open to Everyone

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