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College of Social Sciences  /
Department of Social Sciences

 (Female)
 Shie   SATO  Associate Professor

■Concurrent affiliation
Graduate School of Sociology
■Graduate school/University/other
12/1991  California State University, Fresno  Department of Linguistics  Graduated
05/1993  California State University, Fresno  Department of Linguistics  TESL  Master's course  Completed
03/2003  University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)  Department of Applied Linguistics and TESL  Doctoral course  Completed
■Academic degrees
B.A.(cum laude) Linguistics/Teaching English as a Second Language (12/1991 California State University, Fresno)   M.A. (with distinction) Linguistics/Teaching English as a Second Language (05/1993 California State University, Fresno)   Ph.D in Applied Linguistics and TESL (03/2003 University of California, Los Angeles)  
■Career history
08/1991-12/1991  California State University, Fresno,
Department of Linguistics
Teaching Assistant
02/1992-06/1993  California State University, Fresno,
Department of Linguistics
Research Assistant
09/1996-06/1997  University of California, Los Angeles,
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Teaching Assistant
02/1997-06/2003  Santa Monica College,
Department of Modern Languages
06/1997-06/1998  University of California, Los Angeles,
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Teaching Associate
09/1999-06/2000  University of California, Los Angeles,
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Teaching Associate
09/2000-08/2001  University of California, Los Angeles,
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Teaching Fellow
03/2002-06/2002  University of California, Los Angeles,
Department of Slavic Languages and Cultures
Teaching Fellow
08/2003-08/2007  Massey University,
School of Language Studies
Lecturer
04/2008-03/2011  Gunma Prefectural Womens' University
Faculty of International Communication
Assistant Professor
04/2009-03/2012  Niijima Gakuen Junior College
Part-time lecturer
04/2011-03/2012  Gunma Prefectural Womens' University
Faculty of International Communication
Associate Professor
04/2012-  Ritsumeikan University
College of Social Sciences
Associate Professor
■Academic society memberships
International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)  
The Pragmatics Society of Japan  
The Society of English Grammar and Usage  
■Subject of research
Modality expressions in English, Grammar in interactoin, Parenthetical constructions, Grammaticalization & Pragmaticization
■Research keywords
Pragmatics, English Linguistics 
■Tel
075-466-3208
■E-mail
■Research keywords(on a multiple-choice system)
Linguistics
English linguistics
Foreign language education