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Dr Hitomi Masuhara Ph.D.

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    Research

    Research Interest 1

    Enquiry into the neural network development process in the brain; Second language acquisition studies; The meaning construction stages during the processing of written text; Efficacy of methodologies and materials;

    Testing language skills; Cross-cultural enquiry into cognitive patterns reflected in language and language use; Conversational analysis and ethnomethodological studies; Syllabus design, curriculum development and its evaluation; Materials development; Teacher development

    Research Collaborations

    Sarah Mattin

    Internal

    Longitudinal study of criticality development among MA students in the University of Liverpool

    Professor John Hawkins

    External: The University of Cambridge

    Dr. Nick Saville

    External: University of Cambridge