English as a global academic lingua franca

Although I promote bilingualism and function in Japanese in daily life, English-medium instruction has rapidly developed recently in universities worldwide. It was surprising to find that my work helping faculty members teach, present, and publish in English is on the cutting edge. It is reported in the recent paper “Meeting Global Faculty Development Needs in Japan” (I also helped translate it into Japanese ). Comments welcome.

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