Department of Modern Languages

The 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

Yukako Fuji

Graduate 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