President - Carmen Hannah
Carmen Hannah (Professor) currently teaches in the Institute of Education and Student Affairs and in the Faculty of Education in Niigata University. Her interests include teacher development, classroom-based research methods, English for academic purposes, and study abroad. In addition, she has been teaching elementary school English pedagogy to undergraduate English education majors as well as running workshops for local elementary school teachers and in-service license renewal seminars mandated by MEXT.
カルメン・ハンナ教授は現在, 新潟大学教育学部 教育・学生支援機構で教鞭をとっています。教師育成、教室ベースの調査方法、学術英語、留学の為の英語などに興味があります. また, 英語教育学部の学生に小学校英語教育を教えたり、地元の小学校教員養成ワークショップや文部科学省が定める教員免許状更新講座を行っています
The President shall have general responsibility for coordinating the activities of the JALT Niigata Executive Board, directing and publicizing the affairs of the chapter, and representing its interests to the JALT National Executive Board. She shall preside at the JALT Niigata Executive Board meetings, and at the Annual General Meeting. With the approval of the JALT Niigata Executive Board, she may appoint committees as deemed necessary to carry out the work of the organization.