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Research interests

Sociology of Education, Internationalisation of Education, Educational Policy, Higher Education, Cultural Hegemony, Neoliberalism, East Asia, Japan

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Education/Academic qualification

Education & Technology, Master of Arts, University College London


Applied Linguistics & TESOL, Master of Arts, University of Portsmouth


Educational Research, Doctor of Education, University of Bath

15 Jan 2020 → …

External positions

Associate Professor, Kobe University

1 Apr 2023 → …

Instructor in English as a Foreign Language, Kwansei Gakuin University

1 Apr 201831 Mar 2023


  • Applied Linguistics
  • Language Education
  • Sociology of Education
  • Educational Policy


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