4 results for month: 04/2017


Call for Papers: Applied Linguistics in the New Millennium: Multiple Theories, Pathways, and Practices, Auckland, New Zealand

The Applied Linguistics Conference (ALANZ / ALAA / ALTAANZ) Applied Linguistics in the New Millennium: Multiple Theories, Pathways, and Practices, 27 - 29 Nov, 2017 http://www.alanz2017.org/ Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Auckland, New Zealand Welcome to the 5th combined conference for the Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand (ALANZ), Applied Linguistics Association of Australia (ALAA) and Association of Language Testing and Assessment of Australia and New Zealand (ALTAANZ), jointly supported by The University of Auckland, University of Waikato, and venue host, Auckland University of Technology. The call for papers is now ...

The International Research Foundation (TIRF) Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG) Deadline Approaching – Final Dissemination Push

There are just a few weeks left to apply for a TIRF Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG)! Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating a range of topics in English language education. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 26, 2017. TIRF is offering two types of DDGs this year. Information about the two types of grants, as well as eligibility concerns, resource videos, answers to frequently asked questions, and much more can be found at: https://www.tirfonline.org/research-grants/doctoral-dissertation-grants/ TIRF and its Trustees are grateful to be working in partnership with Cambridge English Language ...

Call for Proposal: XVIII International Conference of the Italian Association of Applied Linguistics

Language in Context: The Pragmatic Perspective University of Roma Tre 22-24 February 2018, Rome The topic of the conference is the relationship between language and context. A pragmatic perspective will be adopted to look at the following areas and phenomena: 1. learning, teaching and use of first languages 2. learning, teaching and use of second languages 3. typical and atypical developments, language impairment 4. research methodology The conference will host a number of invited keynote speakers, and welcomes proposals for papers, which will undergo a selection process by the Scientific Committee. Three types of proposals are accepted...

Nominations for AILA EB elections

As the deadline for submitting nominations is approaching I would like to follow up on our previous announcements in July and November last year, and - on behalf of the AILA Nominating Committee - would like to remind you of the fact that AILA – in line with our constitution and by-laws – will be holding elections at the next AILA EB/IC meetings in Rio 2017. Please be reminded that your Association as an AILA affiliate is entitled to nominate one or more candidates for election to the Executive Board (EB) of AILA. The elections will be held at the next AILA World Congress in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) in July 2017 during the EBIC meetings immediately ...