Natsuko Tsujimora

Natsuko Tsujimora

Professor, Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies

Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Education

  • Ph.D., Linguistics, University of Arizona
  • M.A., Linguistics, University of Arizona
  • B.A., English, Tsuda College, Japan

Research interests

Japanese linguistics; lexical semantics; general linguistic theory; sociolinguistics; first language acquisition; second language acquisition; language pedagogy; language of food; food studies

Professional experience

  • Chair, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 2012 – 2015
  • Director of Graduate Studies, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 2010 – 2011
  • Acting Chair, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 2000 – 2001
  • Director of Graduate Studies, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 1999 – 2000
  • Director of Graduate Studies, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 1996 – 1998
  • Head of the Japanese School, East Asian Summer Language Institute, Indiana University, 1992 (summer)
  • Coordinator for the Japanese program, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 1987 – 1992