Shuichi Takebayashi Associate Professor

Fields English Education, American Studies
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Before joining the IEHE at Tohoku University in the fall of 2017, Shuichi Takebayashi taught for nine years at Doshisha, Kobe, Kindai, and other higher education institutions. He has extensive experience with teaching English, from remedial to advanced courses. His teaching/research interests include essential skills in English for studying abroad and ESP. At Tohoku University, Dr. Takebayashi works with his colleagues to update English teaching materials and has leading administrative roles. Having received his MA (Penn State) and PhD (Michigan State) in American Studies, he also works on American history, with particular interests in the post-WWII American cultural history. He has been on the International Committee of the Japanese Association of American Studies since 2022 to assist in carrying out international collaborations and exchanges.