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.
- Department to host AACL 2018We are excited to host the American Association for Corpus Linguistics in 2018! The official conference announcement is out — and with it a list of the wonderful keynote speakers we were able to recruit for including Tony Berber Sardinha, Bethany Gray, and Stefan Gries!News
- PhD student Cynthia Berger accepts new position at DuolingoCongratulations 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!News
- PhD student Cynthia Berger selected for internship at DuolingoCynthia Berger has just been selected for a very competitive and generously funded Linguistics/Learning Scientist PHD Internship at Duolingo in PittsburghNews