Drill Instructor in Japanese
Takuma Miura was born in Miyagi, Japan, and earned his bachelor’s degree in Teaching Japanese Language from Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo. He completed his M. A. in Education with a specialization in Japanese pedagogy at Carthage College, Wisconsin. Prior to coming to Harvard, he taught Japanese courses at the elementary, intermediate, and advanced levels at Bates College and Carthage College. This entailed catering to students individually as well as facilitating conversations and discussions for each respective level. Takuma Miura joined the Japanese Language Program at Harvard in 2014 and currently teaches JAPAN Bab "Elementary Japanese" and JAPAN 120ab "Intermediate Japanese I" as a drill instructor.