Basic Information

Affiliation
Center for Language Research (CLR)
Title
Associate Professor
E-Mail
jblake@u-aizu.ac.jp
Web site
http://web-ext.u-aizu.ac.jp/~jblake/

Education

Courses - Undergraduate
Thesis writing and presentations. Logic and language. Reading and writing 2
Courses - Graduate

Research

Specialization
Academic, technical and professional writing. I am particularly interested in academic literacy, the production of texts, statistical analysis of texts and the use of educational technology to help writers produce texts.
Educational Background, Biography
Current Research Theme
Statistical analysis of the rhetorical organisation and lexical realisation in scientific research abstracts
Key Topic
Corpus linguistics, Discourse analysis, Educational technology
Affiliated Academic Society
Japanese Association for English Corpus Studies, Association for Learning Technology

Others

Hobbies
School days' Dream
Current Dream
Motto
Favorite Books
Messages for Students
Publications other than one's areas of specialization