Personnel Information

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FOSS Patrick


Job title

Associate Professor

Laboratory Address

2-8-30 Konodai, Ichikawa, 272-0827

Research Areas, Keywords

English as a Foreign Language

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • PhD, Victoria University of Wellington

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2010.04
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    2022.03
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Foreign Languages, English, Associate Professor
  • 2022.04
     
     
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Institute of Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences Division, Associate Professor
  • 2022.05
     
     
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Institute of Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences Division, Associate Professor
  • 2022.06
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    Now
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Institute of Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences Division, Associate Professor

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • Japan Association of College English Teachers

Research Areas 【 display / non-display

  • Foreign language education

 

Research Theme 【 display / non-display

  • curriculum development

  • vocabulary

  • learner corpora

  • Anglophone travel writing on Japan

Published Papers & Misc 【 display / non-display

  1. Foss, P.. Traveling across time and culture. (Review of This Great Stage of Fools by Alan Booth) Electronic Journal of Contemporary Japanese Studies. 2020; 20 (3):

  2. Foss, P.. The ‘ghost roads’ of Alan Booth: walking into the unknown in Looking for the Lost. Electronic Journal of Contemporary Japanese Studies. 2020; 20 (1):

  3. McDonald, K., & Foss, P.. Another look at first-year students' English typing abilities. OnCUE Journal. 2009; 3 (1): 48-66.

  4. Foss, P.. Constructing a blog corpus for Japanese learners of English. The JALT CALL Journal. 2009; 5 (1): 65-76.

  5. Foss, P.. Review of Japan's Built-in Lexicon of English-Based Loanwords (by Frank E. Daulton). The JALT Journal. 2009; 31 (1): 129-130.

Books etc 【 display / non-display

  1. Foss, P. (Photographs by S. Kramer). Across Tokyo. 2017.12

Conference Activities & Talks 【 display / non-display

  1. The “Ghost Roads” of Alan Booth: Walking into the Unknown in Looking for the Lost. 25th Japan Studies Association Conference 2019.01

  2. Supporting EMI classes from within the traditional English curriculum. 57th JACET International Convention 2018.08

  3. Searching for acceptance in The Inland Sea and on The Roads to Sata: the contrasting approaches of Donald Richie and Alan Booth. 24th Japan Studies Association Conference 2018.01

  4. Incorporating the Academic Word List into introductory EAP classes. JACET ESP Sig Kanto January meeting 2018.01

  5. A vocabulary course for college students: principles vs practice. Language in Focus 2015 Conference 2015.03

  6. Volunteer teaching in Cambodia. 39th JALT International Conference 2013.10

  7. Designing effective rubrics. NELTA 16th International Conference, Kathmandu, Nepal 2011

  8. Using a longitudinal written learner corpus to investigate lexical development in lower/intermediate level learners. 16th World Conference of Applied Linguistics, Beijing, China 2011

  9. Using blogs in the language classroom. The 29th CDELT Symposium, Cairo, Egypt 2009

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Campus class subject 【 display / non-display

  • English B/D