Dr Akiko Uchiyama


School of Languages and Cultures
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 7 336 56331


Dr Akiko Uchiyama specialises in translation studies and her research interests include postcolonial translation theory, gender in translation, girls’ fiction in translation and the history of translation in Japan. She is the Convenor of the Master of Arts in Japanese Interpreting and Translation (MAJIT) program, and is accredited by the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters as a professional translator.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • PG Dip Arts, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts, Aichi Prefectural


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Book Chapter

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Uchiyama, A. (2004). What Japanese girls read. In: R. Cribb and L. Edwards et al., Asia Examined: Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 2004. 15th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, Canberra, (1-11). 29 June - 2 July 2004.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor