Department of English and Modern Languages

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  • Dr Hanako Fujino

    Senior Lecturer in Japanese Language and Linguistics

    Department of English and Modern Languages

    Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Dr Hanako Fujino

    Phone number: +44 (0)1865 483980



    Hanako has been teaching Japanese for over 10 years in different institutions in Spain and at Oxford Brookes University in the UK. She has taught a wide variety of Japanese languages courses ranging in levels and purposes. She also has experience working as translator/interpreter of English, Spanish, and Japanese.

    Hanako became Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA) in 2017 and is actively engaged in innovating Japanese language pedagogy. She is Subject Coordinator for Japanese Studies and currently teaches second-year and final-year modules including Japanese grammar, translation, and advanced communication.