Information of two Seminar
1) Academic Writing Skills Seminar【HU Library・URA station】
2) Transferable Skills Seminar – Japanese Business Manner –
Welcome to the 17 th issue of our newsletter.
We will introduce two seminar
” Academic Writing Skills Seminar【HU Library・URA station】”
and ” Transferable Skills Seminar – Japanese Business Manner -”
to you today.
Academic Writing Skills Seminar【HU Library・URA station】
This seminar is targeted at PhD students and researchers.
It covers the topics, such as the psychological aspects of a successful writer, specific tips on how to write an abstract,
a good query letter to the journal editor, how to select journal to submit to, as well as how you should structure your article.
** Main presentation is in English!
Social Sciences, Art & Humanities
11/12 (thu) 15:00-18:00, W103, 1st floor, Humanities and Social Sciences Classroom Bldg.
Life Sciences & Medicine:
11/25 (wed) 17:30-20:30, Large Training Room, 1st floor, The Alumni Hall “Frate”, Graduate School of Medicine
Natural Sciences & Engineering
11/26 (thu) 13:30-16:30, Large Auditorium, 2nd floor, Science Bldg. #5
① Guide to Writing Journal Article Level1
② Current Issues in Research
by Ms. Rosalia da Garcia
① Strategy&Tips for Writing a High Quality Paper
② Understanding How Journals Process & Review Papers
by Ms. Mary Nishikawa
*Presentation : English,
Information on HU services related to publishing in English : Japanese
*Event co-organized by Research Development Section, Office for Enhancing Institutional Capacity and Hokkaido University Library
Transferable Skills Seminar – Japanese Business Manner –
This transferable skills seminar is targeted for international researchers (DC, PD).
Seminar will be conducted in English.
2. Cultural differences, different values
3. Unique characteristics of Japanese communication
4. Japanese Business Manner Workshop
5. Setting your goal
You will learn at this seminar
・Japanese Culture / Value
・High context / low context communication
・Unique characteristics of Japanese communication
・Importance of communication
・How to bow
・Business card etiquette
Ms. Kanako Ito
She has worked as a Chief Purser on both international and domestic flights.
She also has experiences of assisting many VIP (Imperial family, government officials) flights.
She is now a manner instructor at ANA Business Solutions teaching at various corporations and organizations.
Centennial Hall 1st Floor Conference Room
■ Seminar date
11/13/2015 (Fri) 14:00-18:00
Hokkaido University doctoral course students and postdocs whose native language is NOT Japanese
■ Max participants
■ How to register
You need to be registered in the Hi-System.
If you are not, please go to Hi-System page in Front Office for Human Resource Education and Development homepage and register in Hi-System.
Click on the banner “Transferable Skills Seminar – Japanese Business Manner ” on the left, or
go to event information page on Hi-System.
Find the event “Transferable Skills Seminar – Japanese Business Manner”.
Or click here to register
If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail in three business days after registration,
please contact I-HoP.