University of Mississippi

Japanese Faculty

  • Kaoru Ochiai

    Croft Instructional Assistant Professor of Japanese and Director of the Japanese Language Program
    Ph.D., University of Mississippi
    Dr. Ochiai’s professional interests include second language acquisition, teaching methodologies and comparative cultural studies of the United States and Japan.
    Office: 217 Croft | 662-915-3772 | kochiai at

    Graduate Teaching Assistants

    Yukako Fuji

    Teaching Assistant in Japanese
    Office: 217 Croft | 662-915-3772 | yfuji at

    Azusa Nagata

    Teacher of Japanese at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi, Inc.
    Office: 115-C Bondurant | 662-915-3772 | anagata at

    Atsuko Sato

    Teacher of Japanese at Tupelo High School
    Office: 115-C Bondurant | 662-915-3772 | asato at