教員紹介(中井 文子)

中井 文子(Ayako Nakai)

准教授(国際観光学科)

【略歴(プロフィール)】
-Brief Summary of Career(Profile)-

Completed a first Master degree in Education at Institute of Education, Waseda University. Completed a second Master degree in TESOL at Institute of Education, University College London. Received a PhD in Education at Waseda University in 2019. Began teaching universities in 2009. Conducted an internship at The Peninsula Tokyo in 2017. Worked as an assistant professor at the Department of Information Science and Arts, at Toyo University before joining the Department of International Tourism Management in 2018.

 

【研究分野(専門領域)】
-Research Field-

TESOL, Reading Fluency, Writing Strategies, Active Learning,
Hospitality Industry

 

【最近の主な研究テーマと活動内容】
-The Latest Research Theme and Activities-

My specialty is second language learning. Recent research interests have been in the areas of improving English writing and reading proficiency and applications of active learning theory to English classroom settings at universities. In addition, I’m also interested in Forbes 5-star hotels in Tokyo and strategies for attracting customers. 

 

【主な担当科目】
-Main Subjects-

Cultural Studies (learning wine and European cultures)
Applied Reading (watching AFP News and reading short passages related to the news)
English for Tourism Study (improving writing and speaking skills based on project-based learning)
Hospitality English (learning English conversation in hotels and restaurants)


 

【受験生・在学生へのメッセージ】
-Message for Students-

I hope you can explore new world through learning at the Department of International Tourism Management. I expect you to actively participate in classes and to become an independent learner. Study hard, play hard and enjoy life at Toyo University.