University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Asian Languages and Literatures

<Mutsumi Corson>

Faculty - Mutsumi Corson

Mutsumi Corson

Mutsumi Corson

Director of Japanese Program, Senior Lecturer

Area of Expertise

Language pedagogy

Contact Information
Phone: (802) 656-1117
Office: Rm. 203, 479 Main Street
Office Hours: Faculty Hours at a Glance



Mutsumi Corson is a senior lecturer of Japanese in the Department of Asian Languages and Literatures. She has been at UVM since 1997. She is from Kanazawa, Japan and earned her M.A. in TESL at St. Michael's College, Vermont. She has been directing the Japanese Language Program since 2002. She creates various teaching materials for several courses. She started to offer Kanji is Key, a kanji character course, in 2013. She has been working on developing additional study abroad sites. Mutsumi coordinates Japanese cultural activities on campus every semester. She holds the Japanese Book Club meetings twice a week. She loves teaching.