Personnel Information


Brian Gaynor

Affiliation centers1, etc

Center for General Education

Job title

Associate Professor

E-mail Address

E-mail address

Keywords for Research Field 【 display / non-display

  • Foreign Language Education in Elemetary Schools

  • Task Based Language Teaching

  • Bilingual Education

  • Early English Language Education

Research history 【 display / non-display

  • A longitudinal study of english education in Japanese elementary schools.

    2011.04 ~ 2013.03

Graduate school・Graduate course, etc. 【 display / non-display

  • Leicester University

    2009.03,Master's Course,MA in Mass Communications,Mass Media and Communications,Completed,UK

  • Aston University, England

    2013.12,Master's Course,Foreign Language Activities in Japanese Elemetary Schools,Applied Linguistics,Others,England


Books 【 display / non-display

  • From Language Policy to Pedagogic Practice: Elementary School English in Japan

    International perspectives on teaching English to young learners,Palgrave Macmillan,2014.11,9781137023216

  • English in Asia

    IIUM Press,The Learning Environment and Student Motivation,(p.411),2009.04

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Changing from within: Immigration and Japan

    Brian Gaynor,The Irish Journal for Culture, Arts, Literature and Language (CALL),vol.1,(p.1 ~ 18),2016.12

  • Content Based Instruction in Muroran Institute of Technology: A Critical Evaluation

    Brian Gaynor,Journal of Language and Culture of Hokkkaido,(11),(p.157 ~ 168),2013.03

  • Toward a Cohesive Curriculum of Communincative Language Instruction at Muroran Institute of Technology

    Brian Gaynor,Memoirs of the Muroran Institute of Technology,(60),2011.03

  • An Evaluation of the Teachers' Guide for Eigo Note

    Brian Gaynor,Journal of Language and Culture of Hokkaido,(9),(p.75 ~ 92),2011.02

  • The Politics of Third Cinema

    Brian Gaynor,Memoirs of the Muroran Institute of Technology,(59),(p.43 ~ 47),2010.03

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International conference proceedings 【 display / non-display


    Brian Gaynor,Knowledge, Skills and Competencies in Foreign Language Education. Singapore: NUS Centre for Language Studies.,National University of Singapore,2014.12,Singapore

  • The teachers' guide as a source of professional development

    Brian Gaynor,日本児童英語教育学会第33全国大会 資料集,(p.53 ~ 58),昭和女子大学,2012.06,東京

  • Elementary School English Education in Japan

    Brian Gaynor,Language Policy and Language Learning,(p.63 ~ 70),IRAAL,2009.09,Limerick

  • Development Journalism - Are we setting the theoretical bar too high for its practitioners?

    Brian Gaynor,Development Journalism and the Media,AMIC,2007.07,Singapore

Editorial and Commentary 【 display / non-display

  • An Introduction to Irish-English

    Brian Gaynor,JALT Journal,vol.34,(2),(p.244 ~ 247),2012.11

  • Bilingual Education in the 21st Century

    Brian Gaynor,Japan Journal of Multilingualism and Multiculturalism,vol.17,(1),(p.78 ~ 80),2011.10

Presentaion at conference, meeting, etc. 【 display / non-display

  • Bilingualism off the Beaten Track in Japan

    Brian Gaynor,11th International Symposium on Bilingualism,Bilingualism off the Beaten Track in Japan,2017.06.14,University of Limerick,アイルランド

  • Being Bilingual: Parents' and Children's Perspectives

    Brian Gaynor,2017 JALT PanSIG Conference,Japan Association for Language Teachers 全国語学教育学会,Being Bilingual: Parents’ and Children’s Perspectives,2017.05.28,秋田市

  • Elementary School English in Japan

    Brian Gaynor,The 16th World Congress of Applied Linguistics,International Association for Applied Linguistics,2011.08,Beijing,China

  • Japanese Elementary School English Education

    Brian Gaynor,17th International Conference on Learning,International Journal of Learning,2010.07.06,Hong Kong

  • Elementary School English Education in Japan: Policy and Practice

    Brian Gaynor,Language Policy and Language Learning,Irish Association for Applied Linguistics,2009.06.19,Limerick, Ireland,Ireland

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Class subject in charge 【 display / non-display

  • 英語総合演習(Fクラス)


  • 英語総合演習(Nクラス)


  • 英語コミュニケーションI(Aクラス)


  • 英語コミュニケーションI(Bクラス)


  • 英語コミュニケーションI(Fクラス)


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International research cooperation activities 【 display / non-display

  • Early English Language Education

    英国,University of Stirling,2017.03