We are a multifaceted applied linguistics department that focuses on post-secondary/adult language learning, teaching, and use. Our faculty specialize in a number of subdisciplines including second language (L2) acquisition, L2 writing, sociolinguistics, language assessment, corpus linguistics, educational technology, natural language processing, and L2 teacher education.

**For students: To connect with the department contact person responsible for : registration approvals, prerequisite overrides, section overflows, and other types of assistance, please check Central Registration Assistance page.**

Congratulations to Sally Ren and Josh Sullivan! Both are winners in this years TIRF dissertation grants.
We have not one but two winners of this year’s TIRF dissertation grants. Congratulations to both Sally and Josh! Announcing TIRF’s... read more ❯
Georgia State University, Assistant Professor of Natural Language Processing, Tenure-Track
The Department of Applied Linguistics/ESL at Georgia State University (downtown Atlanta campus) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the... read more ❯