Chinatsu Sazawa

Associate Professor of Japanese
Office Location: 214 Meredith Hall

Chinatsu Sazawa has taught Japanese at several institutions in Japan and in the United States including the University of Iowa, Tohoku University, Middlebury College, and the Princeton in Ishikawa program.

Additionally, she has taught language teaching methods and world language cultural immersion courses. She received her M.A. in Japanese pedagogy and Ph.D. in Language, Literacy and Culture, from the University of Iowa. While a doctoral student, she studied ESL/EFL theory and pedagogy at Fresno Pacific University as a visiting scholar. Her research interests include the application of the transactional model, teacher education, and cultural teaching and education.

ArtSci News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.