Room: Curtin Hall, Room 725
Phone: (414) 229-5710
Ph.D., Romance Linguistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
M.A.T., Spanish Language and Literature, Rutgers University
B.A., Spanish and Education, Rutgers University
Areas of Specialization:
Spanish linguistics and dialectology
Comparative Romance Linguistics and Historical Romance Linguistics
Spanish 341: Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics
Spanish 443: Phonetics and Phonology
Spanish 444: Syntax and Morphology
MAFLL 700: Language Teaching Methods
Formulaic Language, 2 vols. Amsterdam, John Benjamins, 2009. [Co-edited with R. Corrigan el al.]
Introduction: Approaches to the study of formulae. In Formulaic Language. Amsterdam, John Benjamins, 2009. [Co-authored with R. Corrigan el al.]
Review of Visnja Pavicic Takac's 'Vocabulary learning strategies and foreign language acquisition'. Modern Language Journal 93, 1: 123 (2009).
Review of Rose Senior's 'The Experience of Language Teaching'. Modern Language Journal 92, 1: 150 (2008).
How Students learn object pronouns in Spanish. UW System Lesson Study Project: http://www.uwlax.edu/sotl/lsp/gallery.htm, 2008. [Co-authored with E. Suárez-Felipe and M. Zeise.]
Sintaxis y morfología de la lengua española. Prentice Hall, 2006.
Review of Bradley and MacKenzie's 'Spanish: An Essential Grammar'. Modern Language Journal 90, 3 (2006).
Spanish Dialect Variation: Language Diversity within the Spanish-Speaking World. Celebrating Diversity in the Language Classroom, A.J. Moeller, ed. Chicago: National Textbook Company, 1998.
Dialect Variation in Spanish and its Place in the Foreign Language Classroom. The Voice of WAFLT 25(1): 17-18. Wisconsin Association of Foreign Language Teachers, 1997.
Functionalism and Formalism in Linguistics, 2 vols. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1997. [Co-edited with M. Darnell et al.]
Introduction. Functionalism and Formalism in Linguistics, p. 1-7. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1997. [Co-authored with E. Moravcsik et al.]
La flor llevaba, Indio, La zamba de los besos. In Canciones de amor. Translation and Phonetic Transcription. Dayton, Ohio: Roger Dean Publications, 1997.