Congratulations to PhD candidate Cindy Berger, who has just accepted a full-time position as “Applied Linguist,” her official title, at Duolingo in Pittsburgh where she’ll be working on the development of innovative language learning apps!
Nicole Petite accepted a tenure-track position in the Department of English at Youngstown State University. In addition to teaching and research, she will also be coordinating their undergraduate linguistics minor.
Congratulations to Drs. Scott Crossley and YouJin Kim for winning this year’s ILTA Best Article Award for their co-authored paper (with Amanda Clevinger) “The Role of Lexical Properties and Cohesive Devices in Text Integration and Their Effect on Human Ratings of Speaking Proficiency” published in Language Assessment Quarterly!