Tokyo Chapter

For updated information on Tokyo Chapter and events, please click here to access our website.

Tokyo JALT hosts events at NYU School of Professional Studies American Language Institute Tokyo Center, in central Tokyo.

Upcoming events are posted to the JALT Events Calendar, which can be found by clicking here.

An archive of some of our past events can be found by clicking here. Events are generally held every other month during the academic year and include featured speakers from our own chapter and around the world. If you have ideas or requests for speakers or events, please send an email to our Program Chair at

A typical event: "Assessment without Evaluation: A Way Out of the Grammar-Feedback Dilemma" by Prof. Paul Kei Matsuda (Arizona State University), at Sophia University on June 12, 2012. See our events archive listing for more information.

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Our current officers are: Lina Valdivia (President), Matthew Kocourek (Program), Sayaka Amano (Publicity), Bence Tamas(Co-Publicity), Dan Ferreira (Membership), Darla Cornett (Treasurer), Eucharia Donnery (Editor), Rab Paterson (Social Media), Jim McKinley (Officer Emeritus)


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Officer Position Officer
Chapter President Dawn Lucovich
Membership Chair Katsuichiro Ohashi
Program Chair Matthew Kocourek
Treasurer Darla Cornett