Keiko Samimy

Keiko Samimy

Keiko Samimy

Professor Emeritus, Language, Literacy & Culture

614 292-7597

223 Arps Hall
1945 N High Street
Columbus, OH

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Areas of Expertise

  • Teaching Japanese as a second language

Dr. Keiko Samimy has received her Ph.D. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has been working as a faculty member in the Ohio State University since 1988. Her research interests include issues related to L2 learners' affective variables, syllabus design for L2 teaching and learning, communicative language teaching (CLT) in ESL/EFL settings, issues of non-native speakers (NNS), L2 learner's willingness to communicate (WTC), and World Englishes.