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I am a faculty member in the English department at Arizona State University, in Tempe, Arizona, USA. Most of my work is with the department’s MA and PhD programs in linguistics and applied linguistics, master’s program in teaching English to speakers of other languages (MTESOL), BA program in linguistics, and TESOL certificate program.

I am also co-founder and materials developer at weblengs, a company that creates innovative online materials for language learning.

This website provides information about my research, teaching, and service activities.  This information is intended primarily for students who may be interested in taking courses that I teach or working with me on research projects (e.g., applied projects, theses, dissertations), and for researchers who may be interested in topics that I am studying.  Please feel free to email me ( with any questions about the information provided in these pages.


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