School personnel information




Historical Phonology of Vietnamese, Chu Nom, Teaching Vietnamese




Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2007.10.01 - 2012.03.31, Research Institute for World Languages, Associate Professor

  • 2012.04.01 - 2017.03.31, Studies in Language and Society, Graduate School of Language and Culture, Associate Professor

  • 2017.04.01 - , Studies in Language and Society, Graduate School of Language and Culture, Professor

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Kyoto University Graduate School, Division of Human and Environmental Studies  Accomplished credits for doctoral program Master of Human and Environmental Studies 1999.03

Employment Record 【 display / non-display

Center for Information and Multimedia Studies, Research Associate 1999.04 - 2002.03
Academic Center for Intormation and Media Studies, Kyoto University, Research Associate 2002.04 - 2003.08
Dalian University of Technology, Associate Professor 2003.09 - 2005.03
Osaka University for Foreign Studies 2007.04 - 2007.09
Osaka University, Research Institute for World Languages 2007.10 - 2012.03
Osaka University, Graduate School of Language and Culture 2012.04 - 2017.03
Osaka University, Graduate School of Language and Culture 2017.04 -

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Historical Phonology of Vietnamese, Chu Nom, Teaching of Vietnamese
    Linguistics-related, Foreign language education-related

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • Japan Society for Southeast Asian Studies

  • Japan Society for Cultural Studies of Chinese Characters

  • The Chinese Linguistic Society of Japan


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • On the Development of Tay Nom: from the Viewpoint of Viet-Tay Language Contact, Shimizu Masaaki, Journal of Viet Nam Hoc,vol.1, 38-58, 2020.01, Papers

  • Construction of Chu Nom characters, Shimizu Masaaki,日本漢字学会第2回研究大会, 2019.12, Conference Report / Oral Presentation (In Japanese)

  • Comparison of Some Food Names in Taiwanese and Southern Vietnamese, Shimizu Masaaki,The 4th International Conference on Vietnamese and Taiwanese Studies, 2019.10, International Conference(Proceedings)

  • The Names of Foods Originating from Southern Min (閩南語) in the Southern Dialect of Vietnamese, Shimizu Masaaki,2019 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHINESE FOOD CULTURE, 2019.10, International Conference(Non Proceeding)

  • The history of teaching and studying Vietnamese in Japan during 18-20C, Shimizu Masaaki,THE 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF VIETNAMESE STUDIES, 2019.07, International Conference(Proceedings)

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Dictionary, Vietnamese, Nom characters in Encycropedia of Southeast Asian Cultures, Shimizu Masaaki, Maruzen Publishing, ISBN, 978-4-621-30390-0 C0522, 2019.10

  • Special, Yuenan guwenzi zhong "nan" zi jiedu zhi guocheng, Shimizu Masaaki, Wunan Tushu Co.Ltd., ISBN, 9789577633835, 2019.06

  • General, Han Nom studies in Japan, Shimizu Masaaki, Japan Society for Cultural studies of Chinese Characters, ISBN, 4890963839, 2018.12

  • Special, Chinese and Vietnamese, in Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics, Shimizu Masaaki, Brill Academic Pub., ISBN, 9789004186439, 2016.12

Awards 【 display / non-display

  • Balaban Award, Shimizu Masaaki, Nom Preservation Foundation, 2017.03

Media report 【 display / non-display

  • Gap go khan gia, VTV4, 2018.01

  • Guardians of Vietnam's ancient culture, Nhan dan, 2017.12

  • Professor Shimizu Masaaki and Nom Scripts, Vietnam Pictorial, 2017.05

  • Cafe sang voi VTV3, VTV3, 2017.04

  • Together with the Vietnamese Friends, NHK World, 2015.11


Outside Activity Management 【 display / non-display

  • Other, Journal of Viet Nam Hoc, Editor, 2020.01 -

  • Academic society, Nom Preservation Foundation, advisory council, 2017.03 -