Emiko Konomi - Japanese
Emiko Konomi (1994) Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Japanese 2010
Dr. Konomi received her Ph.D. in linguistics from Cornell University. Her research interests are Japanese language pedagogy and Japanese linguistics. Prior to joining the PSU faculty, she taught at Williams College, MA. She has also taught in various teacher training programs across the country. In addition to her academic pursuits, Dr. Konomi practices Japanese martial arts, particularly karate and kendo. She teaches first-year and other upper division language courses at PSU.