Director, Russian Flagship ProgramAssociate Professor, Department of Language and Literacy EducationFaculty Fellow, Center for International Trade and Security

  • PhD in Applied Linguistics, 2007
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
  •  MA in TESOL, 2001
    American University, Washington, DC
  •  BA in English; Emphasis in Creative Writing, 1999
    Bemidji State University, Bemidji, MN
Areas of Expertise
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Bilingualism and Cognition
  • Instructed Language Learning
  • Computer Assisted Language Learning