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, and L2 teacher education.
- Tenure-track position in Natural Language Processing The Department of Applied Linguistics/ESL is happy to announce a tenure-track position NLP! More details below. The Department of Applied Linguistics/ESL at Georgia State University invites applications for a tenure-track position (Assistant Professor) in Natural Language Processing to begin August 2020. The successful candidate will contribute to a growing department research expertise in computational linguistics… more »News
- Analynn Bustamante has been awarded a research grant by the TOEFL Committee of ExaminersAnalynn Bustamante, a current PhD student in the Department of Applied Linguistics and ESL, has been awarded a research grant by the TOEFL Committee of Examiners for her study entitled “Middle School Teachers’ Language Assessment Literacy.”News
- Katia Monteiro receives a “TOEFL Small Grants for Doctoral Research in Second or Foreign Language Assessment.”Katia Monteiro, a current PhD student in the Department of Applied Linguistics and ESL receives a “TOEFL Small Grants for Doctoral Research in Second or Foreign Language Assessment.”News
- Dr. Caroline Payant has been promoted to Associate ProfessorDr. Caroline Payant (PhD, 2012) has been promoted to Associate Professor and awarded tenure at L’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Canada.News