日本語
KEIO UNIVERSITY 
Faculty of Economics 
Department of Economics 

Professor 
SUZUKI RYOKO 

 

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Career
シンガポール国立大学日本研究科 ティーチングフェロー(専任講師)  1995/12-1997/05 
慶應義塾大学准教授(経済学部)  1998/04-2012/03 
明治学院大学大学院  2001/04-2002/03 
日本女子大学文学部英文学科  2001/10-2002/03 
Professor  2012/04-Present 

Academic Background
University of California, Santa Barbara  Department of Linguistics  Linguistics  Doctoral course  1999/05/31  Completed  The USA 
University of Southern California  Department of General Linguistics  General Linguistics  Master's course  1989/05/31  Completed  The USA 
Japan Women's University  Graduate School, Division of Letters  Master's course  1987/03/31  Completed 
Japan Women's University  Faculty of Humanities  Department of English  1985/03/31  Graduated  Tokyo 

Academic Degrees
Ph.D. in Linguistics  University of California, Santa Barbara  1999/05/31 
Master of Arts in General Lingistics  University of Southern California  1989/05 
Master of Arts  Japan Women's University  1987/03/31 

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勉強することを楽しんでほしいとおもいます。 
 

Research Areas
Linguistics 
Japanese Studies 

Research Keywords
discourse 
grammaticalization 
conversation 
subjectification 
functional linguistics 
Interactional Linguistics 
final particles 
corpus of Japanese conversation 

Research Themes
Development of quotatives and formal nouns in Japanese: the process of grammaticalization, subjectification and intersubjectification  2005-2007 
Corpus of Japanese Conversation based on Video-recorded data  2002-2004 

Proposed Theme of Joint or Funded Research
Grammaticalization/subjectification observed in conversational discourse  Interested in joint research with other research organizations (including universities, etc.) 
Building corpus of Japanese conversation  Interested in joint research with other research organizations (including universities, etc.) 
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Funded Research Projects (Competitive Research Funds, etc.)
The question of units in language and interaction  Commissioned research  JSPS and AF  Bilateral Joint Research Projects  2014/09/01-2016/08/31  we investigate conversations in genetically distinct languages to see whether, or to what degree, linguistically defined units are in fact relevant to conversationalists. 
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Research Achievements (Books)
Subordination in Conversation  Ritva Laury and Ryoko Suzuki  Amsterdam: John Benjamins  2011 
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Research Achievements (Original Articles and Commentaries)
Research paper (research society, symposium material, etc.)  Single  A note on the emergence of quotative constructions in Japanese conversation. Subordination in Conversation, ed by Ritva Laury and Ryoko Suzuki.  SUZUKI RYOKO  Subordination in Conversation.  Amsterdam: John Benjamins.  149–164  2011 
Research paper (research society, symposium material, etc.)  Single  Quoting and topic-marking:Some observations on the quotative tte construction in Japanese  SUZUKI RYOKO  Crosslinguistic Studies of Clause Combining:The multifunctionality of conjunctions  Philadelphia: John Benjamins  231-246  2008 
Research paper (research society, symposium material, etc.)  Single  Concessive meaning associated with quotative forms in Japanese  SUZUKI RYOKO  Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Meeting of the Japanese Cognitive Linguistics Association  Japanese Cognitive Linguistics Association  2008 
Research paper (scholarly journal)  Joint  Historical changes in Japanese: With special focus on subjectivity and intersubjectivity: Introduction  ONODERA NORIKOSUZUKI RYOKO  Journal of Historical Pragmatics  8/ 2, 153-170  2007  1566-5852 
Research paper (scholarly journal)  Single  (Inter)subjectification in the quotative tte in Japanese conversation: Local change, utterance-ness and verb-ness  SUZUKI RYOKO  Journal of Historical Pragmatics  8/ 2, 207-238  2007  1566-5852 
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Research Achievements (Oral/Poster Presentations)
Oral presentation(general)  Interactional profile of causal kara-clause in Japanese conversation: Because the ‘main’ clause is there or not  International Pragmatics Conference  2009/07/13 
Oral presentation (invited/special)  「会話における引用と提題の関係-『って』構文の分析」  エスノメソドロジー・会話分析研究会 2007年度研究会大会  2007/09/29 
Oral presentation(general)  Concessive Meaning Associated with Quotative Forms in Japanese  The 8th Conference of the Japanese Cognitive Linguistics Association  2007/09/22 
Oral presentation(general)  It was not complex at the beginning - approaching to 'reanalysis' in Japanese conversation  10th International Pragmatics Conference  2007/07/13 
Poster presentation  The use of morphemes as pragmatic particles and complementizers in Finnish and Japanese -- a crosslinguistic comparison  The Fourth International Conference on Construction Grammar (ICCG4)  2006/09/02 
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Research Achievements (Artistic, Fieldwork, etc.)
Other  Joint  ワークショップ開催  2004/03/17-2004/03/19 
Other  Joint  公開講演会開催/Michael Barlow「ParaConc:A concordance for parallel texts」  2002/07/12-Present 
Professional achievement  Joint  Study Skills Handbook  2001/04/01-Present 
Educational accomplishment  Joint  経済学部 英語共通授業  2000-Present  経済学部における英語共通授業(1999年4月よりカリキュラムに正式に導入されている「英語スタディスキルズ」となった)に関する報告 
Educational accomplishment  Joint  フレーム意味論・構文的アプローチに基づくオンライン日本語語彙情報資源の構築(グループ⑧):研究分担者。言語分析  2000/04-2005/03 
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Courses in Charge of
少人数セミナー「話しことばを言語学的に探究しよう」 
Study Skills 
English Seminar 
Study Skills 
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Memberships in Academic Societies
International Pragmatics Association 
Linguistic Society of America 
認知言語学会 
社会言語科学会 
日本英語学会 
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