Nazuki Kobayashi joined the Department of Professional and Intercultural Communication at NHH in August 2021 as a lecturer in Japanese language. She has a cand. philol. degree from the University of Bergen. She has previously taught Japanese as a foreign language at NHH, the University of Bergen, and Folkeuniversitetet in Bergen. She has also work experience from Japanese companies in Japan and the Netherlands.
Her current research focuses on requests made by Norwegian learners of Japanese in L1 and L2.
Areas of expertise
Japanese language and culture, pragmatics