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Life is full of uncertaintiesÅcof course I could be wrong about that.

 1. Classes I teach: 

・Communication English A

・Jissen Eigo A

・Advanced Oral Communication

・International Communication I and II

・Speech Communication

・Interpersonal Communication

 2. Areas of Specialization and Interest:

・The teaching and learning of effective communication strategies

・Organizational communication

・Reading skills instruction

・Teacher training and development

・Cross-cultural adjustment

 3. Selected Publications:

"Foreign Language Reading Research and Tertiary EFL in Japan." The Journal of the Faculty of General Education, Tottori University, Vol. 26, (1992): 229-245.

 "Instrumental Motivation and Reading Skills in EFL at Tottori University." The Journal of the Faculty of General Education, Tottori University, Vol. 27, (1993): 273-297.

"Beyond Comprehension: Communicative Listening in the Intercultural Setting." Speech Communication Education, Vol. VII, (1994): 150-158.

"Toward Integration in Applied Business Ethics:  The Contribution of Humanistic Psychology." The Electronic Journal of Business and Organization Ethics, Vol. 4(1), (1999)

"Communication and The New Science: The Case of Leader/Follower Interaction." Tottori University Journal of the Faculty of Education and Regional Sciences, Vol. 1(2), (2000): 113-121.

"The Increasingly Indispensable Role of Communication in Organizations." Tottori University Journal of the Faculty of Education and Regional Sciences, Vol. 2(1), (2000): 67-75.

"Importance of the Values that Form the Basis of Communication Strategies in Organizations." Human Communication Studies, Vol. 29, (2001): 27-43.

"Advocacy-oriented Global Education in TLT Special Issues." The Language Teacher: 28(02), (2004): 9-12.

"Cross-cultural Adjustment of Westerners in Japan: Comparing Expatriates with ÅgOverseas ExperiencersÅh." Human Communication Studies, Vol. 32, (2004): 109-127.

"Semester Abroad in Mexico: Cross-cultural Adjustment and Development of a Global Mindset." Journal of University Education Center Tottori University Vol.12, (2007): 36-46.

"Tackling Controversial Issues: Balance and Integrity." In K. Bradford-Watts (Ed.), JALT2006 Conference Proceedings. Tokyo: JALT. (2007): 124-134.

"Tottori University First Year Communication English Program." Tottori University University Education Center BULLETIN No. 2 (2005): 23-32.

"Listening Practice for Improving Effectiveness of Spoken Communication." TESL Reporter, Vol. 39(1), (2006): 1-12.

"Boundaryless Careers in the Age of Globalization: Cross-cultural Adjustment of Westerners in Japan in terms of Motivation to Initiate Sojourn." Ann Arbor, MI: Proquest, (2002).

4.  Other Activities:


Tottori University Jazz and Fusion Club

Academic Internship with Kurayoshi Higashi High School

5. And some places close to my heartÅc


Auckland City


My back gardenÅc

外国語部門・教授 

サージャント・トレバー

Trevor Sargent Ed.D.

Professor

Department of Foreign Language Education