Masaru Yamamoto

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English as an Additional Language Pedagogy,Language and Identity,Multimodality,Language Socialization,Discourse Analysis,Research Methodologies, Applied Linguistics, Educational Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition, Academic Discourse Socialization, Classroom Discourse


Masaru Yamamoto is a PhD student in the TESL Program at the University of British Columbia. He holds an MA in TESL from UBC and BA in English and Applied Linguistics from Kanda University of International Studies (Chiba, Japan). Masaru studies under the supervision of Dr. Patricia Duff, and his research interests include second language socialization and classroom discourse in academic settings. He serves as a Graduate Peer Advisor in 2020–2021.