Ph.D. Purdue University
Dr. Sayuri Kubota received her Ph.D. from Purdue University. She has taught Japanese at various institutions including Purdue University, the University of Iowa, and the University of Illinois. Her research interests include Japanese Pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition, and Computer-Enhanced Language Learning. She is a certified ACTFL OPI (Oral Proficiency Interview) tester. She served as the president of Japanese Teachers Association of Michigan (JTAM) from 2014-2016.
The Department of World Languages is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344