Yamamoto Yukiko

Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences
Official title
Associate Professor
Research fields
Sociology of education
Research keywords
English-Medium Instruction (EMI)
Social Cartography
Comparative Education
International Development
Education Policy
Research projects
The study of pedagogical competencies and skills of Japanese faculty involving in English-Medium Instruction (EMI)2021 -- 2023Ismailov MurodJapan Society of for the Promotion of Science/Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)
ERI-Net Asia-Pacific Regional Policy Series: 2015 Regional Study on Transversal Competencies in Education Policy and Practice (Phase III)2015-04 -- 2016-03/政府開発援助ユネスコ活動補助金 アジア・太平洋地域等における開発途上国の教育,科学又は文化の普及・発展のための交流・協力事業
ERI-Net Asia-Pacific Regional Policy Series: 2014 Regional Study on Transversal Competencies in Education Policy and Practice (Phase II)2014-06 -- 2015-03/政府開発援助ユネスコ活動補助金 アジア・太平洋地域等における開発途上国の教育,科学又は文化の普及・発展のための交流・協力事業
Career history
2020-06 -- (current)University of TsukubaFaculty of Humanities and Social SciencesAssociate Professor
2018-04 -- 2020-03Tokyo University of Social WelfareEducation Center for International StudentsAssociate Professor
2014-06 -- 2018-04Tokyo Institute of TechnologyGlobal Scientific Information and Computing CenterResearcher
2013-10 -- 2014-05Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Research Institute, Tokyo, JapanResearch Assistant
2002-08 -- 2012-12University of PittsburghDept. of East Asian Languages and Literatures, Arts and SciencesTeaching Assistant / Adjunct Faculty
Academic background
2004-08 -- 2011-12University of Pittsburgh, School of Education Dep. of Administrative and Policy Studies
2001-04 -- 2004-08University of Pittsburgh, School of Education Dep. of in Administrative and Policy Studies
2004-08Master of ArtsUniversity of Pittsburgh
2011-12Ph.D.University of Pittsburgh
Academic societies
2023-11 -- (current)The Japanese Association for Studies in Russian Language Education
2008 -- (current)Comparative and International Education Society
2020 -- 2021Japan Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
2014 -- (current)Asia-Pacific Education Research Institutes Networks (ERI-Net)
  • 第2章 グローバル化時代の貧困と開発
    石山 哲也; 加藤 博章; 渋谷 淳一; 宮城 佑輔; 若狭 清紀; 山本祐規子
    Get to Know: the Current Issues and Trends of Japan and the World/千倉書房/p.14, 2019-07
  • Japan Case Cotributor
    Office Bangkok UNESCO; Bureau for Education in Asia Regi...
    2015 ERI-Net Regional Study on Transversal Competenciesin Education Policy and Practice (Phase III). Preparing and Supporting Teachers in the Asia-Pacific to Meet the Challenges of Twenty-first Century Learning. Regional Synthesis Report/UNESCO Bangkok Office, 2016-01
  • Japan Case Cotributor
    Office Bangkok UNESCO; Bureau for Education in Asia Regi...
    2014 Regional Study on Transversal Competenciesin Education Policy and Practice (Phase II). School and Teaching Practices for Twenty-rst CenturyChallenges. Lessons from the Asia-Pacific Region/UNESCO Bangkok Office, 2016-01
  • 9. How can Social Cartography Help Policy Researchers?
    John C. Weidman James W. Jacob Yukiko Yamamoto Et.al
    Beyond the Comparative: Advancing Theory and Its Application to Practice. A Festschrift in Honor of Rolland Paulston./Boston: Sense Publisher/p.153, 2011-01
  • Life Skill Education in Secondary School: Education for Employment Toward a Knowledge-Service Economy
  • Mapping Human Capital for Self-employment: Education for Job Creation—An Alternative Approach to Youth Unemployment
Conference, etc.
  • English Medium Instruction in Japanese Higher Education: Issues and Expectations for the "Dejima" Model of English-Taught Degree Programs
    Yamamoto Yukiko; Murod Ismailov
    68th Annual Conference CIES 2024 : THE POWER OF PROTEST/2024-03-10--2024-03-14
  • Exploring New Possibilities for Russian Language Training and Study Abroad: The Case of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan
    臼山利信; 梶山 祐治; 徳田 由佳子; 加藤百合; 山本 祐規子; 三井 明日香
    The Japanese Society for Russian Language Education (JSLRE) Third Research Conference 2023./2023-12-04--2023-12-04
  • Teaching SDGs in Higher Education Institution
    Yamamoto Yukiko
    Sustainable Development in Central Asia/2023-09-04--2023-09-04
  • EMI and Internationalization of Higher Education in CAMCA & the Asia-Pacific Regions: Are we prepared, pedagogically?
    Ismailov Murod; Yamamoto Yukiko
    The CAMCA Education, Science & Technology Conference (ESTEC2023)/2023-06-13--2023-06-13
  • The Proficiency Puzzle: Unpacking the Relationship Between Learner Language Ability and EMI Teacher Competencies
    Ismailov Murod; Yukiko Yamamoto
    The 1st Education, Languages and Internationalization Network (ELINET) Annual Conference 2023, University of Glasgow/2023-04-13--2023-04-15
  • English Medium Instruction (EMI) in Japan: from University Policy to Classroom Pedagogy
    Ismailov Murod; Yamamoto Yukiko
    Faculty Development Workshop, University of Tsukuba/2022-10-27
  • What makes an effective learner-centered EMI classroom in higher education? A qualitative systematic examination of students’ perceptions using thematic synthesis approach
    Ismailov Murod; Yukiko Yamamoto
    14th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI2021)/2021-11-8--2021-11-9
  • Factors Related Perceived Productivities and Study Environment of Remote Learning in the era of Covid-19: A Case of Undergraduate Students in Japan.
    Yamamoto Yukiko
    the 65th Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES)/2021-04-25--2021-05-02
  • コロナ禍のロシア語オンライン教育から新たな教育形態の可能性を探る
    臼山利信; 加藤 百合; Boitsov Ivan; 梶山祐治; 笹山啓; 山本祐規子
  • コロナ禍のロシア語オンライン教育から新たな教育形態の可能性を探る
    臼山利信; Boitsov Ivan; 笹山啓; 梶山祐治; 山本 祐規子
    2020年度 日本ロシア語教育研究会 研究集会/2020-12-06
  • 初修外国語のオンライン教育の現場から -筑波大学のロシア語教育で見えてきた課題-
    臼山利信; 加藤百合; 笹山啓; 梶山祐治; 山本 祐規子
    第1回JACTFLオンラインシンポジウム コロナに負けない多言語教育 ~小・中・高・大の現場からの経過報告~/2020-07-05
2020-10 -- (current)Topics in Central Eurasian Studies AIPP
2021-04 -- (current)Topics in Central Eurasian Studies BIPP
2020-10 -- (current)Seminar on Central Eurasian Studies (SPJES) IUniversity of Tsukuba.
2020-04 -- (current)Seminar on Central Eurasian Studies (SPJES) IIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2020-10 -- (current)Topics in Central Eurasian Studies VIIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2020-10 -- (current)Seminar on Central Eurasian Studies (SPJES) IIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2022-02 -- (current)SDGs Seminar IIPP
2022-07 -- (current)Japanese Corporation Internship IUniversity of Tsukuba.
2022-07 -- (current)Japanese Corporation Internship IIIPP
2021-04 -- (current)Technical English A-IIUniversity of Tsukuba.
Other educational activities
2022-12 -- 2023-09Social Contribution Project in High School-University Cooperative Project. English LectureJoso Gakuin High School, Meikei Gakuen JHS & HS, Tsuchiura Nihon University High School
2021-11 -- 2021-11Invited LectureTsukuba Gakuin University
Professional activities
2017-12 -- (current)The Japan Society for International Development (JASID)Public Relation Committee Member
University Management
2020-06 -- 2025-03SPJES(博士前期)
2024-04 -- 2025-03同窓会
2023-04 -- 2025-03学生委員会
Other activities
2020-06 -- (current)The Nippon-Foundation Cntral Aisa-Japan Human Resource Development Project (NipCA)Project Manager

(Last updated: 2024-05-13)