Dr. Tomoyuki Yabe

Tomoyuki Yabe

Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese

Co-Director, Intensive Japanese Summer Program
 
Irvin Hall 140
yabet@MiamiOH.edu
(513) 529-3367

Office Hours

Fall '22 (202310)
TBD
If above does not fit your schedule or you would like a virtual meeting, email for appointment.
Virtual meetings held via WebEx.
 

Education

2007 - Ph.D. - University of New York, Philosophy in Linguistics

2004 - M.A. - University of New York, Philosophy in Linguistics

1997 - B.A. - Brooklyn College of the City-University of New York, Anthropology and Philosophy

1993 - A.A. - Morrisville College of the State University of New York, Liberal Arts

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Syntax
  • Morphology
  • The Morphology-Syntax interface
  • Linguistic Theory
  • Historical Morpho-Syntax
  • Fieldwork on Endangered and/or Less Familiar languages
  • Ethio-Semitic Linguistics
  • Cushitic Linguistics
  • African Linguistics
  • Japanese Linguistics
  • Dialectology

Courses Taught at Miami

  • JPN 101: Elementary Japanese
  • JPN 102: Elementary Japanese
  • JPN 201: Second Year Japanese
  • JPN 302: Third Year Japanese
  • JPN 381: Introduction to Japanese Linguistics 

Languages

  • Amharic (intermediate)
  • English (near-native)
  • Ga (very elementary)
  • Ge'ez/Classical Ethiopic (reading knowledge)
  • Japanese (native)
  • Japanese-Classical (reading knowledge)
  • Okinawan (reading knowledge)
  • Oromo (very elementary)
  • Somali (very elementary)
  • Tigrinya (very elementary)