International Director of Programme: Psychology & The Behavioral Sciences
Keisen University, Japan
Dr. Dexter Da Silva is currently Professor of Educational Psychology at Keisen University in Tokyo. He has taught EFL at junior high school, language schools, and universities in Sydney, and for the past two decades has been living and teaching at the tertiary level in Japan. Professor Da Silva was educated at the University of Sydney (BA, Dip. Ed., M.A.), and the University of Western Sydney (Ph.D.) He has presented and co-presented at conferences in Asia, Australia, Europe and the U.S., and written or co-written articles and book chapters on education-related topics, such as trust, student motivation, autonomy, and content-based language teaching.
He is a past editor and current associate editor of On CUE Journal, regular reviewer for conferences and proceedings, and recent co-chair of the 2011 CUE Conference on Motivation.
Associated IAB Members:
Professor Dennis McInerney (Hong Kong Institute of Education, Japan)
Professor Monty P. Satiadarma (Tarumanagara University, Indonesia)
Professor Jiro Takai (Nagoya University, Japan)
The IAFOR Asian Conference on Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences (2011 onwards)
The IAFOR European Conference on Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences (2014 onwards)
The IAFOR North American Conference on Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences (2014 onwards)
The IAFOR Journal of Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences (planned)