18-20 October, 2016

Associate Professor Kayoko Kurita

Center for Research and Development of Higher Education
The University of Tokyo, Japan
I am an Associate Professor at the University of Tokyo.

I'm responsible for Preparing Future Faculty Program, which is for graduate students who want to become a professor in higher education institution. My area of expertise includes:
  • Faculty Development
  • Preparing Future Faculty Program
  • Teaching Portfolio Workshop
  • Academic Portfolio Workshop
I'm interested in development of professional development in higher education. I have played a pioneering role as a workshop planner and a mentor of the Teaching Portfolio and the Academic Portfolio in Japan. I translated “The Teaching Portfolio (3rd Ed.)”  by Peter Seldin in 2008 and “The Academic Portforlio” by Peter Seldin and Elizabeth Miller in 2009.

In addition, I have academic background of psychology and statistics, so she made several collaboration works with various discipline.


11:00 AM [Case Study] What makes them “stick”? Mastering the motivational design process to effectively simulate and sustain learner motivation on digital courses

  • Foundations of motivational concepts and principles to generate positive motivation
  • among online learners
  • From ideation to fruition: how to integrate the motivational model in various delivery systems
  • Exploring ARCS (attention, relevance, confidence, satisfaction) motivational design
  • Enhancing teaching motivation of the “Interactive Teaching” MOOC course


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Kayoko.

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