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 ...

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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 ...

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International Workshop: Linguistic Perspectives on the Mediatisation of Sport

Topic The Mediatisation of Sport: Linguistic perspectives on media communication in national and international amateur and professional sports Date June 13-14, 2017 Location University of Siegen Germany For more information and registration, see http://www.uni-siegen.de/phil/sports_workshop/

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Lecturer in Applied Linguistics, Fiji; TOEFL Grants 2017

Please find below information on: · Position in Applied Linguistics, University of the South Pacific, Fiji · TOEFL Grant deadlines 2017 The University of the South Pacific is currently advertising a new position for a lecturer in Applied Linguistics. This is a full-time position at Laucala Campus (Suva, Fiji), renewable every 3 years by mutual agreement. We are looking for someone who can primarily teach and supervise within applied linguistics and TESOL-related fields, but who can also handle introductory linguistics courses. We have spent a lot of ...

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TIRF’s 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) Competition Now Open

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) competition. 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. There are two types of grants offered through TIRF’s DDG program. 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: ...

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Task-Based Language Learning in a Real-World Digital Environment: The European Digital Kitchen

New book and e-book published by Bloomsbury: ‘Task-Based Language Learning in a Real-World Digital Environment: The European Digital Kitchen’ Edited by Paul Seedhouse, Newcastle University. http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/task-based-language-learning-in-a-real-world-digital-environment-9781474264068/ How can you use the latest digital technology to create an environment in which people can learn European languages while performing a meaningful real-world task and experiencing the cultural aspect of learning to cook European dishes? This book explains how to do this ...

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Book Launch: From Kerala to Singapore: Voices of the Singapore Malayalee Community

You are invited to a BOOK LAUNCH FROM KERALA TO SINGAPORE: VOICES OF THE SINGAPORE MALAYALEE COMMUNITY

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Arabic Journal of Applied Linguistics – New Issue Published

The Arab Journal of Applied Linguistics has just published its latest issue at http://www.arjals.com/ojs/index.php/Arjals2016/issue/view/8. We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our web site to review articles and items of interest. Language Development and Impairment in Arabic-speaking Children: Introduction to the Special Issue (1-11) Articles Imperative as root infinitive analogue in Yemeni Ibbi Arabic: Two case studies (1-19) Fawaz Qasem, Shruti Sircar Reliability and Validity of Four Arabic Language Tests: A comparison ...

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Instructed second language acquisition (ISLA)

The call for papers for the Second Issue of the new peer-reviewed journal Instructed Second Language Acquisition is now open. Please click here for more details.

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Call for reviewers: Vernon Press

Do you enjoy reading books in economics, social science, humanities? Join our community of book reviewers! To join you must be an expert in one of the areas we publish ( https://vernonpress.com/ ) and be prepared to review at least one book every two years: Benefits of joining * Get to read and keep carefully pre-selected works, including cutting-edge research. * Help fellow scholars develop their work into high-standard, high-impact contributions and be acknowledged for it. * Get advance notice of exciting publication opportunities, occasional competitions and ...

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