Dr. Mayumi Moriuchi
Office: Centennial 127
Dr. Moriuchi, a senior lecturer of Japanese and coordinator of the Japanese program in the Department of World Languages and Literatures, has overseen the growth and development of the Japanese minor from fewer than 10 students to more than 80, adding six advanced courses. In 2006, she established the summer education abroad program in Nagoya, Japan, and serves as the faculty consultant responsible for selecting students for exchange programs with three Japanese universities in Osaka and Tokyo.
Dr. Moriuchi has been recognized with Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching and the Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement in International Education, given each year to a single faculty member at Texas State on behalf of the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors: Association of International Educators.
In 2020, Dr. Moriuchi was named a Texas State University System Regents’ Teacher.