IWAI Erina

Center for General Education 

Assistant Professor 

Degree

  • 修士(文学), 青山学院大学

Research Keyword

    Pragmatics, Discourse Studies, Conversation Analysis, Historical Pragmatics

Field Of Study

  • Linguistics, Linguistics, English Linguistics

Mail Address

    erina★shinshu-u.ac.jp

Career

  • 2021
    Assistant Professor, Shinshu University
  • 2019 - 2020
    Designer, EDP graphic works Co., Ltd.
  • 2018 - 2019
    Part-time lecturer, Kanto Gakuin University
  • 2017 - 2019
    Teaching assistant, Aoyama Gakuin University
  • 2015 - 2016
    Part-time lecturer, Kanagawa Institute of Technology
  • 2015 - 2017
    Research fellow DC2, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
  • 2013 - 2016
    Teaching assistant, Aoyama Gakuin University
  • 2013 - 2013
    Research assistant, Tokyo University

Educational Background

  • 2016 - 2017, Department of English Language and Literature, University of British Columbia

Award

  • 2010
    青山学院大学, Academic Encouragement Award, Aoyama Gakuin University
  • 2009
    青山学院大学, Academic Encouragement Award, Aoyama Gakuin University

Paper

  • Analysis of For Sure in Colloquial English: Focusing on Position and Function
    Erina Iwai
    Proceedings of the 25th Conference of the Pragmatics Society of Japan, 18, 42-49, Aug. 2023
  • The Structural Position Points Toward Different Functions: The Case of For Sure
    Erina Iwai
    Actes des 11èmes Journées Internationales de la Linguistique de Corpus, 191-196, Jul. 2023
    Lead, Last, Corresponding
  • Assessing the Effectiveness of the “Practical English 8” Online Learning Platform on the Basis of the 2022 TOEIC IP Test Results
    長谷部めぐみ, 前田宏太郎, 岩井恵利奈, 森川寛子
    Shinshu University Journal of Arts and Sciences, (17), 105-113, Mar. 2023リポジトリ
  • Stand-Alone Responses: With Special Reference to the Word Still in American English Dialogue
    Erina Iwai
    Shinshu University Journal of Arts and Sciences, (16), 82-97, Mar. 2022リポジトリ
  • An Analysis of the Discourse Marker Still in American English : Its Functions in the Action Structure of Discourse and Its Functional Development
    岩井 恵利奈
    Studies in Pragmatics, (19), 54-79, Mar. 2018リポジトリ
  • Connective Functions and the Functional Development if a Concessive Discourse Marker Still
    Erina Iwai
    JELS, (34), 49-55, Feb. 2017
  • Development of the Pragmatic Function of English Still
    岩井恵利奈
    Proceedings of the the Pragmatic Society of Japan, (18), 17-24, Dec. 2016
  • Initiator for Generating Successive Applause: Verbal Techniques in George W. Bush's Address
    Erina Iwai
    Bulletin of the Department of English, (56), 1-12, Mar. 2015
  • The Mechanisms of Response Elicitation in Presidential Speeches: An Analysis of Two Types of Speaker-Audience Sequences
    岩井恵利奈
    Proceedings of The Japanese Association of Sociolinguistics Sciences, (32), 38-41, Sep. 2013
  • Response-Elicitation Sequence in U. S. Presidential Speeches: From the Perspective of Speaker-Audience Interaction
    岩井恵利奈
    Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of Japan, (146), 234-239, Jun. 2013
  • "Directives" in Bush's Address: From the Perspective of Speaker-Audience Interaction
    Erina Iwai
    Ronsyuu, (37), 45-76, Mar. 2013

Books and other publications

  • Translation into Japanese "Sort/kind of at the peripheries Metapragmatic play and complex interactional/textual effects in scripted dialog" by Joseph V. Dias, in Onodera Noriko ed. Periphery: Where Pragmatic Meaning is Negotiated
    Erina Iwai, Single translation, Joseph V. Dias
    Hituzi Syobo, 221-258 2017

Lectures, oral presentations, etc.

  • The Structural Position Points Toward Different Functions: The Case of For Sure
    Erina Iwai
    The International Conference on Corpus Linguistics / 11th Les Journées Internationales de Linguistique de Corpus (JLC2023), Jul. 2023
  • An Analysis of for sure in Spoken English: Focusing on Position and Function
    Erina Iwai
    The 25th Conference of the Pragmatics Society of Japan, Nov. 2022
  • Independence of linguistic elements in the Utterance-Initial Position: Strategic extension of the use of Still
    Erina Iwai
    The 19the Conference of the Japanese Association for the Contrastive Study of Linguistic Acts, Oct. 2021
  • From Discourse Marker to Discourse Structure Marker: An Analysis of the Functional Development of Still Focused on Linguistic Context and Pragmatic Motivation
    The 2nd Conference of HiSoPra (Society of Historical Sociolinguistics and Historical Pragmatics), Mar. 2018
  • The Functional Development of Pragmatic Markers: Case Studies of Still and Then
    Erina Iwai
    15th International Pragmatics Conference, Jul. 2017, International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)
  • Connective Functions and the Functional Development of a Concessive Discourse Marker Still
    Erina Iwai
    The 34the Conference of the English Linguistics Society of Japan, Nov. 2016
  • Development of the Illocutionary Function of the English Adverb Still
    Erina Iwai
    The 16th Human Language Forum, Jan. 2016, Human Language Forum
  • Development of the pragmatic function of English Still
    Erina Iwai
    The 18th Conference of the Pragmatics Society of Japan, Dec. 2015
  • An Analysis of "Conditional Relevance" Features in Presidential Addresses and Their Use in Rhetorical Performance
    岩井恵利奈
    The 9th Workshop on the Linguistics of Spoken Language, 2014, 話しことばの言語学ワークショップ
  • Techniques to Elicit Successive Applause in U.S. Presidential Speeches: Accumulating Speaker-Audience Interaction
    岩井恵利奈
    The 10th Human Language Forum, 2014, ひと・ことばフォーラム
  • The Mechanisms of Response Elicitation in Presidential Speeches: An Analysis of Two Types of Speaker-Audience Sequences
    Erina Iwai
    The 32nd Conference of the Japanese Association of Sociolinguistics Sciences, Sep. 2013
  • Response-Elicitation Sequence in U. S. Presidential Speeches: From the perspective of Speaker-Audience Interaction
    Erina Iwai
    The 146th Conference of the Linguistics Society of Japan, Jun. 2013
  • Directives and Commissives in U.S. Presidential Speech: From the Perspective of President-Audience Interaction
    岩井恵利奈
    The 45th Conference of English Society of Aoyama Gakuin University, Dec. 2012, 青山学院大学
  • Illocutionary Acts in Bush's Address: From the Perspective of Speech Act Theory
    岩井恵利奈
    The 46th Conference of Graduate School English Literature Program, Nov. 2012, 大学院英文学専攻課程協議会

Affiliated academic society

  • International Pragmatics Association
  • The Pragmatics Society of Japan
  • The English Linguistics Society of Japan
  • The Linguistic Society of Japan
  • The Japanese Association of Sociolinguistics Sciences (JASS)

Research Themes

  • アーリーイーグル研究支援制度新領域創成型若手研究採択
    2018
  • 青山学院大学大学院給付奨学金
    2013
  • 大学学業資金給付奨学金(青山学院交遊会奨学金)
    2013
  • GMOインターネット奨学金
    2012

Social Contribution Activities

  • 青山学院大学Integrated English Program, 2018
  • 青山学院大学大学院文学研究科英米文学専攻院生会『論集』, 2017
  • 青山学院大学オープンキャンパス, 2017

Academic Contribution Activities

  • Planning etc
    HiSoPra*研究会(歴史社会言語学・歴史語用論研究会)
  • Planning etc
    Role and Reference Grammar 2017
  • Planning etc
    第47回青山学院大学英文学会大会, 青山学院大学

Other research activities

  • 2014
    英語学論説資料保存会論文収録