Current Visiting Colleagues

Sara Lynch

Visiting April 2022 - 2023

Sara Lynch received her PhD from the University of Bern, Switzerland. She is an associated researcher at the Center for the Study of Language and Society (CSLS) at the University of Bern. Her current research interests are Discourse Analysis, Narrative Studies, World Englishes, Language Variation and Change, Micronesian Studies, and the themes of social inequality, and mobility. Her sponsoring SLS professor is Dr. Christina Higgins.

Namiko Sakoda

Visiting April 2022 - March 2023 from Hiroshima University of Economics

Namiko Sakoda is a doctoral student in the Educational Design for Teacher Educators Program of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Science, Hiroshima University, Japan. She is an associate professor at Hiroshima University of Economics. Her current research interests include teacher development and action research, task-based language teaching (TBLT), and computer assisted language learning (CALL). Her sponsoring SLS professor is Dr. Nicole Ziegler.

Yuichi Suzuki

Visiting March 2022 - March 2023 from Kanagawa University

Yuichi Suzuki received his PhD in Second Language Acquisition from the University of Maryland, College Park. He is an associate professor in the Department of Cross-Cultural Studies, Kanagawa University, Japan. His current research interests include instructed SLA and psycholinguistics (e.g., skill acquisition, automatization, explicit and implicit knowledge). His sponsoring SLS professor is Dr. Theres Grüter.