School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

Applied Linguistics Seminar Series

Applied Linguistics Seminar Series

Seminars take place from 4pm - 5pm - All welcome!

Presentations and discussions of cutting-edge research in Applied Linguistics, TESOL and cross-cultural communication. For further information please contact: chris.leyland@ncl.ac.uk

  • Shaping history: interaction and its re-enactment

    Speaker: Dr. Spencer Hazel (Newcastle University)

    Date/Time: 9th May 2017, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • Understanding workplace cultures through national identity markers: a corpus-based approach

    Speaker: Dr. Mike Handford (Cardiff University)

    Date/Time: 25th April 2017, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: B.32, Barbara Strang Teaching Centre, Newcastle University

  • Creating – and publishing – imaginative and appropriate materials for teaching English to children in different parts of the world

    Speaker: Mary Charrington

    Date/Time: 14th March 2017, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 5, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • Implicit associations and explicit attitudes towards Northern English and Southern English speech

    Speaker: Dr. Robert McKenzie (Northumbria University)

    Date/Time: 7th March 2017, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Room 2.16, ARMB, Newcastle University

  • Standardization-in-interaction: managing conflicting orientations in speech therapy assessments for children

    Speaker: Dr Chris Leyland & Dr Adam Brandt (Newcastle University)

    Date/Time: 21st February 2017, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 4, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • Multimodal instruction-giving practices in webconferencing-supported language teaching

    Speaker: Dr. Muge Satar (Newcastle University)

    Date/Time: 7th February 2017, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 4, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • L2 pragmatics instruction through video-based focused and unfocused tasks: do working memory capacity and language aptitude play a role?

    Speaker: Dr Mohammad Ahmadian (University of Leeds)

    Date/Time: 6th December 2016, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 5, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • British converts to Islam: constructing identity

    Speaker: Dr Brona Murphy (University of Edinburgh)

    Date/Time: 22nd November 2016, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 6, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • Towards a conceptual model of international student adjustment and adaptation

    Speaker: Dr Alina Schartner & Dr Tony Young

    Date/Time: 8th November 2016, 16:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, King George VI Building, Newcastle University