Dr Sumiko Iida

Lecturer (Japanese)
BEd, Osaka University of Education MA, UNSW Grad. Cert. in Higher Education, UNSW, PhD, UNSW
School of Humanities & Languages

Contact

9385 3745
Room 272, Morven Brown

Consultation

Monday 12-2pm
Fields: Culture, Gender, Sexuality, Educational Technology and Media, Language in Culture and Society (Sociolinguistics), Japanese Language

Research

Born in Kyoto, Japan.  BEd Osaka University of Education, MA in Linguistics, Graduate Diploma in HIgher Education, PhD in Linguistics, UNSW.

Publications

    Books

    Book Chapters

    • Armour WS;Iida S, 2016, 'Talking Japanese Popular Culture at an Australian University: Insights from a Literacies Pedagogy Perspective', in Shamoon D; McMorran C (ed.), Teaching Japanese Popular Culture, edn. Asia Past & Present, Association for Asian Studies, Ann Arbor, pp. 45 - 60
    • Iida S, 2009, 'Understanding of Japan Through Lyrics - from Japanese Popular Culture Course', in Thomson CK (ed.), New pedagogies for learner agency:Japanese language education research and practice in Australia, edn. 1, Coco Publishing Co. Ltd., Japan, pp. 1 - 21
    • Iida S;Fukui N, 2009, 'Learning Japanese by Discourse Analysi - Application of Teacher's Research Field', in Thomson CK (ed.), New pedagogies for learner agency:Japanese language education research and practice in Australia, edn. 1, Coco Publishing Co. Ltd., Japan, pp. 179 - 195

    Journal articles

    • Armour WS;Iida S, 2016, 'Are Australian fans of anime and manga motivated to learn Japanese language?', Asia Pacific Journal of Education, vol. 36, pp. 31 - 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02188791.2014.922459
    • Iida S;Armour WS, 2014, 'Are Australian fans of anime and manga motivated to learn Japanese language?', Asia Pacific Journal of Education, vol. 34, pp. 1 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02188791.2014.922459
    • Iida S, 2013, 'International Education at UNSW', Ryugaku Koryu [Study abroad Interchange], vol. 2013, http://www.jasso.go.jp/about/kouryu.html#a
    • Moore K;Iida S, 2010, 'Students' perception of supplementary, online activities for Japanese language learning: Groupwork, quiz and discussion tools', Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, vol. 26, pp. 966 - 979
    • Thomson CK;Iida S, 2007, 'Gendered language in Japanese language education: an examination of female utterances mada meshi kutte nai and beyond', NIHONGO KYOIKU Journal of Japanese Language Teaching, vol. 134, pp. 120 - 129
    • Iida S, 2007, 'Miyako Inoue, Vicarious Language: Gender and Linguistic Modernity in Japan', Japanese Studies, pp. 196 - 198
    • Thomson CK;Iida S, 2002, 'Nihongo kyouiku ni okeru seisa no gakushuu: Oosutoraria no gakushuusha no ishiki chousa yori. [Gendered language in Japanese: Learner perceptions in Australia.]', Japanese Language Education around the Globe, vol. 12, pp. 1 - 20

    Conference Papers

    • Thomson CK;Iida S;Otsuji E, 2002, 'Gender and Japanese Language', in Wee L (ed.), 13th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, 13th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, Singapore, pp. 66 - 67, presented at 13th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, Singapore, 16 - 21 December 2002
    • Iida S, 2000, 'Japanese Female Discourse Strategy in Australia: Analysis of Overlap in a Casual Conversation', in 10th Biennial Conference of the Japanese Studies Associaton of Australia, 10th Biennial Conference of the Japanese Studies Associaton of Australia, Melbourne, presented at 10th Biennial Conference of the Japanese Studies Associaton of Australia, Melbourne, 06 July 1997
    • Iida S, 1998, 'Japanese Female Discourse Strategy in Australia', in Montreal; 26 July 1998 (eds.), Sociological Abstracts, Sociological Abstracts, pp. 162 - 162, presented at Sociological Abstracts, 01 - 01 January 1998

    Edited Books

Teaching

Intermediate Japanese A/B
Approaches to Japanese Discourse Analysis
Representations of Japan

Honours supervision topics:

2013 Transnationality and the consumption of Japaense popular music
2011 Identity of Gal in Japan 
2010 North Korean Education of Japan
2008 Current Trend of the Debayashi in Rakugo
2008 Efficacy of Questions Assessing Student Science LIteracy: case study of
a Japanese and New South Wales primary school

PhD Supervision topic:
2013 An Investigation of Japanese foreign language learners' out-of-classroom online learning processes (joint-supervision)

Honours and prizes

2013 Vice-Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence, The University of New South Wales.

2012 Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning,  Australian Awards for University Teaching (as UNSW Japanese Studies Team)

2011 The Dean's Learning and Teaching Award for Excellence in the Application of TELT, Faculty of Arts, The University of New South Wales.

Professional contribution

Interviewee for an article about Video games for Japanese female players in Hyper Vol 241, November 2013

Author of 'International Education at UNSW' JASSO(Japan Student Services Organization) Web magazine, Ryugaku Kouryuu [Study Abroad Association] December 2013

Affiliations and membership

Japanese Studies Association of Australia

The Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language

Related links

FEI project: Use of Media on LMS summery interview in 2009 on UNSWTV

Other information

Academic advisor of the Exchange program to Japanese University