Language / Linguistics

Associate Professor
Expertise

Speech, language change, accommodation, voice, language stereotypes, sound change, sociolinguistics, phonetics, speech styles, dialects of English, language variation, speech intelligibility

phone: 6045639960
Associate Professor, Hispanic Studies; Chair, Latin American Studies Program
Expertise

Latin America, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Venezuela, Central America, Mexico, politics, political theory, cultural studies, literature, culture, film, history, the Left, revolution, revolutionary movements, populism, civil society, affect, habit, multitude, posthegemony, educational technology, blogs, Wikipedia

phone: 6043394213
Full-time Instructor
Expertise

Statistics, word puzzles, wordplay

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Assistant Professor
Expertise

Ideologies, identity, minorities, language change, language shift, language variation, language contact, racialization processes, African Portuguese, language attitudes,

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Associate Professor
Expertise

Second language acquisition, French as a second language, French immersion, Core French, French schools, learning content in second language, language assessment, second language literacy (reading especially, intecultural competence, teacher education in second language

mobile: 6042281880
Assistant Professor of Slavic Studies
Expertise

Russia, Eastern Europe, Russian literature, Russian culture, Russian language, Siberia, gothic literature, narrative, genre, digital humanities, media studies,

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Professor
Expertise

Modern English grammar, history of the English language, English usage, English dictionaries, pragmatics of English,
discourse markers, language change, computers and language study

phone: 6048224461
Academic Director
Expertise

Vancouver Downtown Eastside, community education, free community education with Downtown Eastside residents who experience marginalization, poverty, addictions and education, community-university relationships, representation, cultural studies, critical and creative pedagogy, interdisciplinarity, site-specific art, collectives, implicatedness, activism

phone: 6048220028
Instructor
Expertise

Language Teaching and Learning, Acquisition of Additional Language, Language Science, Peer Review of Teaching, Service Learning, Educational Technologies

phone: 6048221572
Professor of Teaching
Dept. of Language and Literacy Education
Senior Advisor to the Dean
Dean’s Office
Expertise

mental health literacy education, youth mental health

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Sessional Lecturer
Dept. of Language & Literacy Education
Expertise

Digital literacy, digital equity, K-12 education, language learning

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Professor
Expertise

First Nations languages, Salish languages, language survival, language education, Wakashan languages

phone: 6048228948
Associate Professor
Expertise

Native American languages, Algonquian language family, Cree, Blackfoot, Ojibwe, French / English bilingualism policy, formal linguistics, generative grammar (Chomsky), West African languages (Niger-Congo, Yoruba, Igbo, Edo), Nigerian languages, literacy vs. oralcy, language planning re: French, Indigenous languages

phone: 6048226466
phone: 6048224256
Emeritus, Senior Instructor
Dept. of Civil Engineering
Expertise

Rhetorical strategies speakers and writers use (in the media, popular culture and academia) to attempt to persuade us, language use and linguistics tools that can result in more effective communication and empowerment, political and social nuances in language use that affect us as readers in both tacit and overt ways, language use in power structures that reinforce existing hierarchies and the status quo

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Associate Professor
Expertise

English language, World Englishes, Canadian English, dialectology, sociolinguistics, multilingualism, historical linguistics, lexicography, lexicology, dictionaries, Oxford English Dictionary, World English, language variation and change, orthography, Canada, North America, English, American English, sociolinguistics, society and language, dialects, identity, history of English, English as a Lingua Franca, German language, Austrian German, German German.

phone: 6048224095
Associate Professor
Expertise

Teaching English as an Additional Language (TEAL), Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), English Language Teaching (ELT), Curriculum and Materials Design, English for Academic Purposes (EAP), English Language Learning (ELL), Short-Term Study Abroad

phone: 2508079277
Professor
Expertise

Applied linguistics and sociolinguistics, multilingualism and work, sociocultural and sociopolitical aspects of languages in education

phone: 6048229693
Associate Professor
Expertise

German, Germany, Austria, Scandinavia, Sweden, Finland, literature, film, cinema, theory, cultural studies, gender, sexuality, social justice, teaching, East Germany

phone: 6048225118
Professor
Expertise

Phonetics, speech science, speech motor control, speech perception, multimodal perception, tactile perception, ultrasound imaging of speech, sounds of the world’s languages

phone: 6048224347