Takahashi, Shinji

Senior Teaching Faculty
Ancient & Modern Languages, Literatures, & Cultures


  • MS, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • BA, English Language, Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan
  • BS, Psychology, Seattle University

Selection of Courses Taught

  • Japanese 101: First Semester Japanese
  • Japanese 102: Second Semester Japanese
  • Japanese 201: Third Semester Japanese
  • Japanese 202: Fourth Semester Japanese

Teaching Interests

English s a foreign language, Japanese as a foreign language, Japanese as a heritage language

Research Interests

First Language Acquisition, Second Language Acquisition, English-Japanese Bilingualism

Other Relevant Activities

I have been practicing Aikido for over 25 years