CV


RESEARCH INTERESTS

Morphology, Syntax, Psycholinguistics, Language acquisition, Computational modeling, Cognitive science


EDUCATION

2013-present New York University
Ph.D. in Linguistics (expected in 2018)
Advisor: Alec Marantz
2012-2013 University of Massachusetts Amherst
Visiting Student
Advisor: Tom Roeper
2010-2012 Hokkaido University
M.A. in Linguistics
Advisor: Satoshi Oku

TEACHING

Spring 2017 First Language Acquisition (Introduction to Language Acquisition)
Recitation instructor & grader
Teaching Assistant for Ailís Cournane
Fall 2016 Patterns in Language (Introduction to Computational Linguistics)
Recitation instructor & grader
Teaching Assistant for Scott Seyfarth
Spring 2016 Language and Mind (Introduction to Psychology of Language)
Recitation instructor & grader
Teaching Assistant for Anna Szabolcsi & Brian McElree
Fall 2015 Patterns in Language (Introduction to Computational Linguistics)
Recitation instructor & grader
Teaching Assistant for Dustin Alfonso Chacón

AWARDS

2016 Tsutomu Sakamoto Award
Mental Architecture for Processing and Learning of Language
2013-2018 Henry Mitchell McCracken Fellowship
New York University
2014 Nancy Lurie Marks Family Foundation Scholarship
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
2013-2014 Rotary International Scholarship
Rotary International District 2560
2010-2012 Loan Exemption for Outstanding Academic Achievements
Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)

LANGUAGES

Natural languages Japanese (native), English (fluent), Ainu (basic)
Artificial languages Python, R, Matlab, HTML, CSS, XML, LaTeX