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Laurel Smith Stvan

Name

[Laurel S Stvan]
  • Academic Staff, Linguistics and TESOL

Biography

Laurel Smith Stvan has expertise in working with graduate and undergraduate students at US and Chinese universities in areas of formal and applied linguistics. Her administrative experience includes two years as curriculum coordinator, nine years as departmental graduate adviser and eight years as department chair.

Education

    • 1998 PhD in Linguistics
      Northwestern University, 1998
    • 1988 MA in Creative Writing
      University of Illinois Chicago, 1988
    • 1986 BA in English
      University of Illinois Chicago, 1986

Appointments

    • June 2012 to Present Department Chair
      Department of Linguistics and TESOL ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • May 2012 to July 2012 Visiting Scholar
      Centre for Advanced Research in English ,University of Birmingham (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
    • Aug 2007 to Present Associate Professor
      Department of Linguistics and TESOL ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Jan 2008 to May 2011 Associate Chair
      Department of Linguistics and TESOL ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Aug 2001 to May 2007 Assistant Professor
      Program in Linguistics ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Aug 1999 to May 2001 Clinical Assistant Professor
      Department of Linguistics ,University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT,
    • Aug 1998 to May 1999 Lecturer
      Department of Communication ,DePaul University (Chicago, IL, United States)
    • Aug 1995 to May 1998 ESL Curriculum Coordinator
      Department of Linguistics ,Northwestern University (Evanston, IL, United States)
    • Aug 1994 to Aug 1995 Phone Center Supervisor, Interviewer, and Quality Control Reviewer
      Abt Associates (Chicago, IL, United States)
      National surveys on childhood immunization for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and on women’s health for the National Institutes of Health.
    • Aug 1992 to Dec 1994 Instructor
      English Language Program ,Roosevelt University (Chicago, IL, United States)
    • Aug 1993 to June 1994 Instructor
      Department of Foreign Language ,University of Science and Technology of China (Hefei, China)
    • Aug 1990 to 1993 Instructor
      Department of Linguistics ,Northwestern University (Evanston, IL, United States)
    • Aug 1986 to May 1988 Instructor
      Department of English ,University of Illinois at Chicago (Chicago, IL, United States)

Memberships

    • Mar 2019 to Present Modern Language Association
    • Jan 1990 to Present Linguistic Society of America
      Member of Committee on Scholarly Communication
    • May 1986 to Present Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
      Treasurer

Awards and Honors

    • Sep  2019 Outstanding Use of 2017-2018 UEP Assessment Data for Continuous Improvement sponsored by UTA Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Reporting
    • Apr  2014 Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award sponsored by UT Arlington College of Liberal Arts
    • Sep  2009 Alicia Smotherman Faculty Award sponsored by Thad and Alicia Smotherman
    • Apr  2009 Outstanding Academic Advisor: honorable mention sponsored by UT Arlington Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

News Articles

Publications

      Book Review 2018
      • Review of Human Communication Across Cultures: A Cross-Cultural Introduction to Pragmatics and Sociolinguistics (2016).
        Discourse Studies
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Discourse Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of Text and Talk. 20:2, 316-318.

      Journal Article 2016
      • Learning English bare singulars: Data in the L2 classroom
        [Stvan, LaurelS, John, Suganthi]. EuroAmerican Journal of Applied Linguistics and Languages. 3(1), 1-22.

      Book Review 2015
      • Book review: Naoko Taguchi and Julie M Sykes (eds), Technology in Interlanguage Pragmatics Research and Teaching
        Discourse Studies
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Discourse Studies. 17:4, 485-487.

      Book Review 2011
      • Review of "Fillers, Pauses and Placeholders" by Nino Amiridze, Boyd H. Davis & Margaret Maclagan (eds.). 2010.
        Studies in Language
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. 35(4), 945-950.

      Book Review 2009
      • Review of "Corpora for University Language Teachers by Torsello, et al." (2008)
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. TESL-EJ.
      2009

      Journal Article 2009
      Book Review 2008
      • Review of "Advice Online: Advice-giving in an American Internet Health Column by Miriam A. Locher" (2006)
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Language in Society. 37(5), 765.

      Book Chapter 2007
      • The Functional Range of Bare Singular Count Nouns in English
        Nominal Determination: Typology, Context Constraints, and Historical Emergence
        [Stvan, LaurelS, Stark, Elisabeth, Leiss, Elisabeth, Abraham, Werner, Abraham, Werner]. 171-187. Amsterdam: "John Benjamins".
        http://www.benjamins.com/cgi-bin/t_bookview.cgi?bookid=SLCS%2089

      Book Review 2007
      • Review of "The Language of Websites" by Mark Boardman
        Language and Literature
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. 16(4), 405--406.

      Journal Article 2007
      • Lexical Conflation and Edible Iconicity: Two Sources of Ambiguity in American Vernacular Health Terminology
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Communication \& Medicine. 4(2), 189--199.

      Book Chapter 2006
      • Diachronic Change in the Uses of the Discourse Markers Why and Say in American English
        Corpus Linguistics: Applications for the Study of English
        [Stvan, LaurelS, Hornero, AnaMaría, Luzón, MaríaJosé, Murillo, Silvia]. 61--76. Bern: "Peter Lang Verlag".

      Book Review 2006
      • Review of "Meaningful texts: The extraction of semantic information from monolingual and multilingual corpora" by Barnbrook, Danielsson & Mahlberg (2005)
        Discourse Studies
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. 8:2, 330-331.

      Journal Article 2006
      • The Contingent Meaning of -ex Brand Names in English
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Corpora. 1(2), 217--250.

      Journal Article 2005
      • Inferring New Vocabulary Using Online Texts
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Computers in the Schools. Volume 22, Issue 1/2(1/2), 85--96.

      Book Review 2004
      • Review of "Working with Specialized Language: A Practical Guide to Using Corpora," by Lynne Bowker and Jennifer Pearson
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. Discourse Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of Text and Talk. 6(2), 283--4.

      Book Review 2001
      Conference Proceeding 2001
      • ESL/EFL Websites: What Should the Teachers and Students Be Prepared to Find On the Internet?
        Proceedings of the WebNet 2001 World Conference on the WWW and Internet
        [Serdiukov, Peter, Stvan, LaurelS, Fowler, Wendy, Hasebrook, Joachim]. 1102--1105. Norfolk, VA: "Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education".
      2001
      • How About It: The Influence of Accent and Context in Determining Discourse Function
        Papers from the Tenth Annual Student Conference in Linguistics, 1998: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 37
        [Stvan, LaurelS, Feist, Michelle]. 243--253. Cambridge, MA: "MIT WPL".

      Conference Proceeding 1993
      • Activity Implicatures and Possessor Implicatures: What Are Locations When There Is No Article?
        Papers from the 29th Regional Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society
        [Stvan, LaurelS, Beals, Katherine, Cooke, Gina, Kathman, David, Kita, Sotar, McCullough, Karl-Erik, Testen, David]. 1, 419--433. University of Chicago: "Chicago Linguistic Society".

      Book Chapter 1992
      • Who Did What When: A Reference Guide
        NU Working Papers in Linguistics
        [Bertram, A., Macfarland, T., Olsen, M.B., Stvan, LaurelS]. 4, 85--96.

      Book 1992
      • FLSM III: Papers from the Third Annual Meeting of the Formal Linguistics Society of Midamerica
        [Stvan, LaurelS, Ryberg, Stephen, Olsen, MariBroman, Macfarland, Talke, DiDesidero, Linda, Bertram, Anne, Adams, Larin]. 386 pages. Bloomington, IN: "Indiana University Linguistics Club".

      Journal Article 1991
      • Two Types of Bare Noun Reference in Prepositional Phrases
        [Stvan, LaurelS]. NU Working Papers in Linguistics. 3, 147--154.

Presentations

    • January  2020
      Stvan, LaurelS, "Electronic Word of Mouth: Spreading Health Information via Internet Memes", Seattle, WA. (January 11, 2020).
    • January  2020
      Stvan, LaurelSmith (Author & Presenter), "Health Advice Speech Acts via Internet Memes", New Orleans, Louisiana. (January 4, 2020).
    • November  2019
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Speech Acts Online: Internet Memes Conveying Health Advice", University of North Texas, Dallas, TX. (November 8, 2019).
    • April  2019
      Stvan, LaurelSmith (Author & Presenter), "An Internet Meme Sub-Corpus of Peer Health Advice", Dept of Nursing and Dept of Social Work, UT Arlington. (April 24, 2019).
    • April  2019
      Stvan, LaurelSmith (Author & Presenter), Garner, Rebecca (Author), "College Student Perspectives on Prediabetes Risks", Dept of Nursing and Dept of Social Work, UT Arlington. (April 24, 2019).
    • March  2019
      Stvan, LaurelSmith (Panelist), "Teaching Abroad", UT Arlington. (March 1, 2019).
    • November  2018
      Stvan, LaurelSmith (Author & Presenter), "Corpus Methods in Linguistic Research", UT Arlington. (November 8, 2018).
    • October  2018
      Stvan, LaurelSmith (Author & Presenter), "Email as an academic connection". (October 31, 2018).
    • October  2018
      Stvan, LaurelS. (Author & Presenter), "Cultivating New Student Editors in the Linguistics Classroom", The Ohio State University, Columbus. (October 21, 2018).
    • November  2017
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), Garner, Becky (Author), "Health as a Foreign Language: Student Perspectives on Pre-Diabetes", Workshop of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL) Health & Science Communication Special Interest Group (SIG), Lancaster University, UK. (November 29, 2017).
    • October  2017
      Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), "Wikipedia in the Classroom", UTA Central Library, Arlington, TX. (October 25, 2017).
    • August  2017
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Your (Academic) Online Identity: Social Media and Online Presence", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (August 18, 2017).
    • June  2017
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), Fay, JacquelineAnn (Author & Presenter), Nerur, SridharP (Author & Presenter), "Compiling a Thematic Diachronic Corpus: Challenges in Piloting H-CODE", Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. (June 28, 2017).
    • June  2017
      Garner, RebeccaLynn (Author & Presenter), Stvan, LaurelS (Author), Nerur, SridharP (Author & Presenter), "What students believe is healthy: Language clues in pre-diabetic populations", Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN. (June 27, 2017).
    • April  2017
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Corpora in the Classroom", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (April 27, 2017).
    • October  2016
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Expressing Causation: Using Corpus Data to Distill Connections from Vernacular Prose", Graduate Institute of Linguistics, Dallas, TX. (October 21, 2016).
    • October  2016
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), Fay, JacquelineAnn (Author & Presenter), Nerur, SridharP (Author & Presenter), "What’s Healthy, Then and Now: Gathering texts for the Corpus of American Discourses on Health", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (October 6, 2016).
    • May  2016
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Progress on CADOH: Data Old and New", University of Austin, Austin, TX. (May 27, 2016).
    • May  2016
      Fay, JacquelineAnn (Author & Presenter), Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), Nerur, SridharP (Author & Presenter), "Changes in Vernacular Perspectives on Health: Medieval to Modern Texts Highlighting Food and Health", Department of English, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (May 4, 2016).
    • March  2016
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Beliefs Connecting Food to Health: Lexical Conflation in CADOH", Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY. (March 12, 2016).
    • November  2015
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Gathering and Compiling CADOH: The Corpus of American Discourses on Health", University of North Texas, Denton, TX. (November 14, 2015).
    • June  2015
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Your Writing Deserves your Full Brain", https://soundcloud.com/peggy-semingson/laurel-stvan-advice-on-scholarship. (June 30, 2015).
    • January  2015
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), Silva, David (Author & Presenter), "Engaged Etymologies: Active Learning in the Teaching of Word Formation and Etymology", Modern Language Association, Vancouver, BC. (January 9, 2015).
    • August  2014
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Targeting and Enrolling Graduate Applicants in Linguistics", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (August 11, 2014).
    • June  2014
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Fats Make You Fat”: Linguistic Reinforcement of Beliefs about the Causes of Health and Illness", Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano, Switzerland. (June 27, 2014).
    • June  2014
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Truth is, sentence-initial bare shell nouns are increasing", Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic. (June 6, 2014).
    • April  2014
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Corpus Linguistics of the Vernacular: “catching a cold” in Text Types that Complement Google Books Data", University of Houston, Houston, TX. (April 11, 2014).
    • August  2013
      Murphy, Jessica (Panelist), Mirza, Rafia (Panelist), Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), Engel, Katherine (Panelist), "What Are the Digital Humanities and What Do They Want from Libraries?", University of North Texas, Denton, TX. (August 16, 2013).
    • July  2013
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Predicates of Causation:
 The Influence of Polysemy Pairs in Lay Health Discourse", The Center for Research on the Applications of Language, University of La Rioja, Spain. (July 19, 2013).
    • June  2013
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Vernacular Explanations of Causation in Lay Health Discourse", Office of Human Research Protections Community Research Forum , Ft Worth, TX. (June 7, 2013).
    • February  2013
      Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), "Antconc for Humanities Students", UT Dallas, Dallas, TX. (February 27, 2013).
    • February  2013
      Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), Fiorentino, Robert (Panelist), Cahill, Mike (Panelist), Witzel, JeffreyD (Panelist), Witzel, NaokoO (Panelist), "Publication Panel", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (February 22, 2013).
    • July  2012
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Metonymy-driven Polysemy in Health Discourse", Lancaster University, UK. (July 5, 2012).
    • June  2012
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Compound Interest: The use of compound words containing “literacy” in a book title corpus", Centre for Advanced Research in English (CARE) and the Centre for Corpus Research (CCR), University of Birmingham. (June 27, 2012).
    • March  2012
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "AntConc workshop on corpus linguistics tools", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (March 2, 2012).
    • February  2012
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Take it with a Pinch of Salt: Polysemy in Vernacular Discussion of Salt", University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX. (February 25, 2012).
    • February  2012
      Stvan, LaurelS (Moderator), Choi, Yujeong (Panelist), Jensen, Josh (Panelist), Rhinier, Lynelle (Panelist), "Data Gathering Methodologies", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (February 3, 2012).
    • January  2012
      Stvan, LaurelS (Coordinator/Organizer), "Tech Tools: Increasing Technology Training in the Curriculum of Graduate Students in Linguistics", Portland, OR. (January 8, 2012).
    • August  2011
      Stvan, LaurelS (Coordinator/Organizer), "New Student Orientation", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington. (August 22, 2011).
    • July  2011
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Sugar Makes You Sweet: Polysemy and Cultural Beliefs about Causation", Birmingham, UK. (July 21, 2011).
    • July  2011
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Go to Jail, Go Directly to Jail: Exploiting the Marked Aspects of English Bare Singular Noun Forms", Centre for Advanced Research in English (CARE) and the Centre for Corpus Research (CCR), University of Birmingham. (July 11, 2011).
    • June  2011
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "You’ll Catch Your Death of Cold’: The Influence of Lexical Conflation on Beliefs about Causation", Boston University, Boston, MA. (June 20, 2011).
    • November  2010
      Stvan, LaurelS (Co-Chair), Sabbagh, JosephA (Co-Chair), "Abstract Writing Workshop", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November 12, 2010).
    • November  2010
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Catching Your Death of Cold: The Influence of Lexical Conflation on Beliefs about Causation", Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, Dallas, TX. (November 6, 2010).
    • July  2010
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Catching Cold: Polysemous Reinforcement of Beliefs about Causation", University of Hertfordshire, UK. (July 7, 2010).
    • June  2010
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Stress Management: Corpus-based insights into Vernacular Interpretations of Stress", Boston University, Boston, MA. (June 28, 2010).
    • October  2009
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Where Are They Bare? The Frequency and Distribution of Bare Nouns in American English", University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. (October 10, 2009).
    • August  2009
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Dissertation Proposal Writing Workshop", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (August 21, 2009).
    • July  2009
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Learning English Bare Singulars: Corpus Approaches for the L2 Classroom", University of Liverpool, England. (July 22, 2009).
    • April  2009
      Stvan, LaurelS (Moderator), Beal, H (Panelist), Dziugis, M (Panelist), Linerode, A (Panelist), "Data Gathering Methodologies", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (April 22, 2009).
    • March  2009
      Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), Edmondson, Jerry (Panelist), Gess, Randall (Panelist), Kania, Sonia (Panelist), "So How Many Languages do You Speak?: Finding a Job With a Degree in Linguistics", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (March 6, 2009).
    • November  2008
      Stvan, LaurelS (Moderator), Liang, S (Panelist), Zuercher, K (Panelist), Welch, C (Panelist), "Data Gathering Methodologies", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November 5, 2008).
    • August  2008
      Stvan, LaurelS (Leader), Fitzgerald, ColleenM (Presenter), "Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (August 21, 2008).
    • April  2008
      Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), Ausbrooks, CarrieYvonne (Panelist), Kojouharov, HristoV (Panelist), "Newly tenured faculty members address issues of T&P preparation", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (April 28, 2008).
    • April  2008
      Fauzi, Sarah (Panelist), Silva, David (Panelist), Stvan, LaurelS (Panelist), "Linguistic Aspects of Cross-Cultural Health Discussions", Ft Worth, TX. (April 26, 2008).
    • March  2008
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Fat and Health Literacy: Two Revealing Terms in CADOH (Corpus of American Discourses on Health)", Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. (March 15, 2008).
    • November  2007
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Plain and Compounded Literacy: Semantic and Pragmatic Approaches to Meaning Change", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November 1, 2007).
    • October  2007
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Health Literacy: A Single Meaning or Three Senses Conflated?" [La alfabetización en salud: Una sola acepción o tres significados combinados?] ", Alicante, Spain. (October 24, 2007).
    • October  2007
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Compounding Literacy: Examining Disciplines In Which Mastery Surpasses Words", Madrid, Spain. (October 20, 2007).
    • March  2007
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Dissertation Proposals and Literature Reviews", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (March 29, 2007).
    • February  2007
      Stvan, LaurelS (Moderator), "What's Your Research About? Writers Talk About Their Research", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (February 19, 2007).
    • January  2007
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Setting Up Your Own Class Web Page", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (January 10, 2007).
    • October  2006
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "How Do You Use APA & LSA Styles for Documentation?", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (October 30, 2006).
    • October  2006
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Tracking Contextual Clues to Interpreting Coined Brand Morphology", Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ. (October 21, 2006).
    • March  2006
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Using EndNote Bibliographic Software for Library Research", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (March 29, 2006).
    • February  2006
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Lexical Conflation and Edible Iconicity: Their Mnemonic Power in Vernacular Discussions of Food", University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX. (February 24, 2006).
    • February  2006
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Two Bare Singular Uses in English with Incorporation Traits", University of Ottawa, Canada. (February 20, 2006).
    • November  2005
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "How Do I Make the Most Effective Use of Library Research for my Literature Review?", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November 15, 2005).
    • November  2005
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Language and Gender", English Language Institute, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November 10, 2005).
    • September  2005
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "How Do You Use APA & LSA Styles for Documentation?", Department of Linguistics and TESOL, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (September 20, 2005).
    • July  2005
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Culture Shock", English Language Institute, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (July 15, 2005).
    • May  2005
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Productivity in English -ex Nominals Used as Trade Names", University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX. (May 9, 2005).
    • February  2005
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "The Functional Range of Bare Singulars", Universität zu Köln, Cologne, Germany. (February 23, 2005).
    • November  2003
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Diachronic Change in The Discourse Markers Why and Say In American English", University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain. (November 20, 2003).
    • October  2003
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "UTASCIL Presenter's Presentation Tips: PowerPoint, Handouts, and Beyond", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (October 20, 2003).
    • June  2003
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Linguistic Speech Acts", English Language Institute, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX. (June 26, 2003).
    • March  2003
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Discourse Markers in the Classroom", Baltimore, MD. (March 28, 2003).
    • March  2003
      Aslandogan, Y.A. (Author & Presenter), Vana, S. (Author & Presenter), Boppana, P. (Author & Presenter), Mariappan, V. (Author & Presenter), Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Empowering Educators in Visual Learning: Information Extraction and Visualization for, Automatic Generation of Multimedia Presentations", Albuquerque, NM. (March 26, 2003).
    • November  2002
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "Reference and Deixis", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November 7, 2002).
    • November  2002
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Why and Say: Two Discourse Markers in Depicted Conversation", University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM. (November 1, 2002).
    • April  2002
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "The Behavior of Locative NPs Found in Bare Singular Form", Dallas, TX. (April 22, 2002).
    • April  2002
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), Serdiukov, Peter (Author & Presenter), "Characteristics of ESL Web Sites", Salt Lake City, UT. (April 13, 2002).
    • January  2001
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Three Functions of Bare Singular NPs: Familiarity Implicature, Activity Implicature, and Generic Referring Expressions", University of Utah, Salt lake City, UT. (January 9, 2001).
    • February  2000
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Categories of Locative NPs Found in Bare Singular Form", Department of English, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC. (February 18, 2000).
    • January  2000
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Semantic Classes of Bare Singular NPs", Chicago, IL. (January 7, 2000).
    • January  1999
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Bare Singular NPs as Generic Expressions", Los Angeles, CA. (January 8, 1999).
    • June  1998
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "How About It? The Role of Accent and Context in Determining Discourse Function", Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. (June 7, 1998).
    • March  1998
      Stvan, LaurelS (Presenter), "First Language Acquisition vs. Second Language Acquisition", Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. (March 2, 1998).
    • January  1997
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Leaving Home to Meet at School: Testing for Familiarity NPs", Chicago, IL. (January 3, 1997).
    • September  1996
      Stvan, LaurelS (Other), "SPEAK Rater Training Techniques", Department of Linguistics, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. (September 9, 1996).
    •  1994
      Stvan, LaurelS (Other), Gottfried, Dana (Other), "Preparation for CET Band 4 and Band 6". ( , 1994).
    • April  1993
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Activity Implicatures and Possessor Implicatures: What Are Locations When There Is No Article?", Chicago, IL. (April 22, 1993).
    • February  1992
      Stvan, LaurelS (Author & Presenter), "Introduction to E-mail and Linguistics Sources on the Internet", Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. (February 10, 1992).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Sept 2006 to Aug 2007 Semantic and Semiotic Aspects of the Public Discourse of Health and Nutrition sponsored by  - $6932
      Laurel Stvan (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Alhassan Alzahrani, (Linguistics and Tesol)
    • Present
      Aishwarya Ashok, (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • Present
      Alluhaybi Ibrahim , Dissertation Proposal defended Spring 2018 (Linguistics and Tesol)
    • Present
      Matthew Benton, (Linguistics and Tesol)
    • Present
      Yuvraj Brahmin, (Linguistics and Tesol)
    • Present
      Natalie Carter, (Linguistics and Tesol)
    • Aug 2019
      Kristen Fleckenstein, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      “‘Well I don’t like abortion’ Well then don’t have one”: A corpus-assisted discourse analysis of discourse markers as stance markers in mediated abortion debate
    • May 2019
      Alhassan Alzahrani, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      The Pragmatic Functions of the Discourse Marker almuhim in Saudi Arabic
    • May 2019
      Emily Williams, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Natural Language Processing for Analysis of Trademarked Expressions on Twitter
    • Dec 2018
      Aishwarya Ashok, (Computer Science and Engineer)
      Comparison of Analyses of Question Answering systems Applied to the Amazon Reviews dataset and the Amazon QA dataset
    • Dec 2018
      Sarah Cain, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      The Replicating Adventure of Memes
    • May 2018
      Erin Murphy, (Social Work)
      Corpus Analysis of Song Lyrics to apply to Dallas Street Choir Dissertation Project
    • May 2018
      Kalen Goss, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      A Linguistic Approach to Critical Data Loss Reduction in Sentence Compression for Automatic Summarization
    • Dec 2017
      Eboni Ellerson, UGRAP Undergraduate Research work study student. Assisted with transcribing and analyzing focus group data for a project on student health literacy. (Interdisciplinary Studies)
      UGRAP final project: Collegiate Healthcare: Diabetes Prevention and Awareness in the Higher Education Population
    • Dec 2017
      Ehsan Shafiee Zargar, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Keywords and key semantic domains in Ghazals of five Persian poets: A corpus stylistics analysis
    • Aug 2017
      Darcey Browning, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      #TwitterDiscourseMarkers: A Corpora-based Study of the Pragmatic Functions of Hashtags
    • Aug 2017
      JungAe Lee Allman, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Empirical Examination of Two Diagnostics of Korean Unaccusativity
    • May 2017
      Kalen Goss, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Contract for work researching and expanding Wikipedia articles on Natural Semantic Metalanguage; Semantic Primes; Semantic Entailment; and Semantic Analysis
    • Dec 2015
      Stephen Self, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Presupposition, Conventional Implicature, and Entailment: Shifting Perspectival Bias & Universality
    • Aug 2015
      Lynnelle Brown, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      A Corpus Study of Requests in Naturally Occurring Spoken American English: a Context Analysis Approach
    • May 2015
      (Linguistics and Tesol)
      "Building A Simple Part Of Speech Tagger" and "LanguageLab: Retrospective"
    • Dec 2014
      Jared Weide, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      The Linguistic Mechanisms of Knock-Knock Jokes
    • Aug 2014
      Laura Copeland, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Performing Narration: Figuring Voices into, and out of, Existence
    • May 2014
      Mohamed Mwamzandi, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Swahili Word Order Choices: Insights from Information Structure
    • May 2014
      Juyoung Lee, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      English Phrasal Verbs in American Spoken Corpora
    • Dec 2013
      Jared Weide, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Contract for paper: Does Intimacy Level Affect The Speech Act of Complimenting?
    • Dec 2013
      Wendy Curtis, (Social Work)
      Contract for paper: Wh – Questions – Who, What, Where, Why - Police Interrogation and Presupposition
    • May 2013
      Sok-Hun Kim, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      A Corpus-based Analysis of Discourse Anaphora in English and Korean: A Neo-Gricean Pragmatic Approach
    • May 2013
      Vitaly Voinov, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Politeness Devices in the Tuvan Language
    • May 2012
      Kim Larry Rogers, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      American Sign Language Verb Categories in Constructed Action
    • Dec 2010
      Mary Ann Dziugis, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Talking to Strangers – A Sociolinguistic Experiment: Variation in Initial Dyadic Interactions Between Spanish Speakers in Early 21st Century Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • May 2010
      Dalal Almubayei, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Articulations of Identity within Kuwaiti High School Cliques: Language Choices in Boyat and Emo Filipino Youth Groups
    • Dec 2009
      Kenneth Zuercher, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Azerbaijan-Russian Code-switching and Code-mixing: Form, Function, and Identity
    • Aug 2009
      Catharine Welch, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      The Emergence of Pragmatic Softeners by Instructed Learners of Spanish in the Study Abroad and Immersion Contexts
    • May 2009
      Szu-Yen Neal Liang, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      The Acquisition of Chinese Nominal Classifiers by L2 Adult Learners
    • May 2009
      Presley McFadden, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Are We Speaking The Same Language? The Use of the Mother Tongue By Native English Speaking Teachers In English As A Foreign Language Classrooms
    • Dec 2007
      Sarah Fauzi, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      "Does Your Throat Hurt More in the Morning or Throughout the Day?" "Yes.": Intercultural Medical Discourse
    • Aug 2005
      Frank Bailey, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Overseas Language Learning Experience: Student Beliefs About Their Teachers' Qualifications
    • May 2005
      Kelly Walter, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      The Eritrean English Curriculum: Grades 2-6, Assessing Academic Readines
    • Aug 2004
      Mousa Btoosh, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Interlanguage Lexicology of Arab Students of English: A Computer Learner Corpus-Based Approach
    • May 2004
      Brianna Rauschuber, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      CODE-SWITCHING IN THE SPEECH OF SPANISH-ENGLISH BI LINGUALS
    • Dec 2002
      David Howard, (Linguistics and Tesol)
      Continuity and Given-New Status of Discourse Rererents in Adzera Oral Narrative

Courses

      • UNIV-LA 1101-009 CAREER PREP & STUDENT SUCCESS
        (Course Id: 113583)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • LING 4347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105305)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • UNIV-LA 1101-001 CAREER PREP & STUDENT SUCCESS
        (Course Id: 113583)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 7399-058 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 4330-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105301 | Xlist Coursepre: LING | Xlist Coursenum: 5381)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • LING 5381-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105378 | Xlist Coursepre: LING | Xlist Coursenum: 4330)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • LING 4391-058 CONF COURSE LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105313)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 5372-001 READINGS IN LINGUISTICS
        (Topic: Discourse Markers | Course Id: 105376)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HONR-LA 4303-003 ADVANCED SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: Pragmatics | Course Id: 103862)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 4391-058 CONF COURSE LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105313)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 4347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105305)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 6391-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105401)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 7399-058 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 4345-001 SEMANTICS
        (Course Id: 111536)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 4330-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 5381-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105378)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LING 4391-012 CONF COURSE LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105313)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 6399-010 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 7399-058 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 5395-001 GRADUATE INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 111396)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 4395-001 INTERNSHIP IN TESOL
        (Course Id: 111307)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 5110-001 TESOL PRACTICUM
        (Course Id: 105318)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 5393-001 TESOL TEACHING & OBSERVATION
        (Course Id: 105381)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • LING 7399-058 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2015
      • LING 4391-058 CONF COURSE LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105313)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 5372-001 READINGS IN LINGUISTICS
        (Topic: Pragmatics | Course Id: 105376)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 6391-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105401)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LING 4391-058 CONF COURSE LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105313)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 4330-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 5381-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105378)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • LING 4391-058 CONF COURSE LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105313)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 3311-001 INTRO TO LINGUISTIC SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 105281)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 5300-001 LINGUISTIC ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 105321)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LING 6300-001 PROFESSIONAL WRITING SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 105390)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HONR-LA 4303-002 ADVANCED SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: Pragmatics | Course Id: 103862)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 6999-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105407)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 4347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105305)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • HONR-LA 4303-009 ADVANCED SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: Corpus Linguistics | Course Id: 103862)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 4330-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105301)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 5381-001 CORPUS LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105378)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 3311-001 INTRO TO LINGUISTIC SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 105281)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 6390-001 LINGUISTICS SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 105400)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 4347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105305)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6381-001 RESEARCH DESIGN & STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 105399)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6391-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105401)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6999-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105407)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 7399-058 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 4347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105305)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6300-001 PROFESSIONAL WRITING SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 105390)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 6391-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105401)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LING 6390-001 LINGUISTICS SEMINAR
        (Topic: Corpus and Dataset Annotation | Course Id: 105400)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LING 4317-001 SOCIOLINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105297)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LING 5310-001 SOCIOLINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105331)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6999-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105407)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 5381-001 THE COMPUTER AND NATURAL LANGU
        (Course Id: 105378)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 5391-058 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6199-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105388)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6999-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105407)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 5347-001 PRAGMATICS
        (Course Id: 105363)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6391-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105401)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 5345-001 SEMANTICS
        (Course Id: 105361)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • LING 6199-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105388)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • LING 6399-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105402)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • LING 6699-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105406)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • LING 6999-058 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105407)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • LING 6691-058 RESEARCH IN LINGUISTICS
        (Course Id: 105405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • LING 5381-001 THE COMPUTER AND NATURAL LANGU
        (Course Id: 105378)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2011 to  Present Task Force Chair
      Unit Effectiveness Process (UEP)
    • Sept 2019 to  Oct 2019 Committee Member
      Campus Fulbright Committee
    • Past to  Oct 2019 Committee Member
      Strategic Plan Forum on the Well-Being and Education of Urban Populations
    • Past to  Oct 2019 Faculty Classroom Observation--Daniel Scarpace
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Sept 2019 TA Classroom Observation--Rongchao Tang
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Sept 2019 Faculty Classroom Observation--Suwon Yoon
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Aug 2019 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Dec 2018 to  June 2019 Committee Chair
      Search Committee to hire a Chair of Art and Art History
    • Past to  Apr 2019 Committee Member
      TESOL MA Comprehensive Exam Evaluator
    • Past to  Apr 2019 Committee Member
      Linguistics PhD Diagnostic Exam Evaluator
    • Past to  Nov 2018 Faculty Judge of thesis presentations
      Honors College Research Symposium
    • Past to  Nov 2018 Committee Member
      Computer Science PhD Comprehensive Exam Evaluator
    • Past to  Aug 2018 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Aug 2017 to  May 2018 Committee Chair
      CoLA Committee to review endowed professorships
    • Past to  Apr 2018 Committee Member
      Linguistics MA Comprehensive Exam Evaluator
    • Past to  Apr 2018 Faculty Judge of thesis presentations
      Honors College Research Symposium
    • Past to  Nov 2017 TA Classroom Observation--Rongchao Tang
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Nov 2017 Faculty Judge of thesis presentations
      Honors College Research Symposium
    • Past to  Nov 2017 Faculty Classroom Observation--Daniel Scarpace
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Nov 2017 TA Classroom Observation--Kevin Daily
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Nov 2017 TA Classroom Observation--Carly Sommerlot
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Nov 2017 Session Chair
      UTA Libraries--Pitch of the Week Event
      Faculty judge for competing panels of student entrepreneurs in the Pitch of the Week event in the Fab Lab.
    • Past to  Oct 2017 Compiler and Author of the Department's 7-year Self Study Report
      Program Review
    • Past to  Aug 2017 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Sept 2016 to  May 2017 Committee Member
      Planning committee for Borders, Boundaries & Barriers—a Festival of Ideas Global Institute event
    • Aug 2015 to  May 2017 Committee Member
      Steering Committee of the Annual Celebration of Excellence by Students
    • Past to  Mar 2017 Faculty Classroom Observation--Daniel Scarpace
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Aug 2016 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Jan 2016 to  May 2016 Committee Member
      Periodic review committee of the Associate Dean of Honors College Kevin Gustafson
    • Jan 2016 to  May 2016 Committee Member
      Periodic review committee of the Associate Dean of Honors College Kevin Gustafson
    • Past to  Apr 2016 Committee Member
      Linguistics MA Comprehensive Exam Evaluator
    • Past to  Feb 2016 TA Classroom Observation--Dan Amy
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Aug 2015 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Past to  Aug 2014 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Jan 2014 to  May 2014 Committee Member
      Periodic review committee of College of Liberal Arts Dean Beth Wright
    • Past to  Oct 2013 TA Classroom Observation--Juyoung Lee
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Oct 2013 TA Classroom Observation--Mohamed Mwamzandi
      Graduate Faculty Committee
    • Past to  Aug 2013 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation
    • Past to  Aug 2012 Program Organizer
      Linguistics and TESOL Graduate Student Orientation

Service to the Profession

    • Past to  Oct 2020
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      International Conference on Education, Training and Informatics (ICETI)
    • Jan 2019 to  Dec 2019
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Scholarly Communication in Linguistics (CoSCiL)
    • June 2019 to  Aug 2019
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Linguist Society of America
    • Past to  May 2019
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Conference on Education and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications (EISTA)
    • Past to  Feb 2019
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      International Conference on Education, Training and Informatics (ICETI )
    • Past to  Feb 2019
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Conference on Education and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications (EISTA)
    • Past to  Jan 2019
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      E-JournALL EuroAmerican Journal of Applied Linguistics and Languages
    • Jan 2018 to  Dec 2018
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Scholarly Communication in Linguistics (CoSCiL)
    • Past to  Dec 2018
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      International Conference on Education, Training and Informatics (ICETI )
    • July 2018 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Linguistic Society of America
    • Apr 2018 to  May 2018
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Conference on Education and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications (EISTA)
    • Jan 2017 to  Dec 2017
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Scholarly Communication in Linguistics (CoSCiL)
    • Past to  Oct 2017
      Session Chair (Fort Worth, TX,
      DFW Metroplex Linguistics Conference
    • Past to  Dec 2016
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      Research Office of United International College (Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University)
    • Jan 2016 to  Dec 2016
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Scholarly Communication in Linguistics (CoSCiL)
    • Past to  Oct 2016
      Session Chair (Dallas, TX,
      DFW Metroplex Linguistics Conference
    • Past to  May 2016
      Session Chair (Austin, TX,
      Texas Digital Humanities Conference
    • Jan 2015 to  Dec 2015
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Scholarly Communication in Linguistics (CoSCiL)
    • June 2015 to  Aug 2015
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Linguist Society of America
    • Past to  Dec 2014
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      National Science Foundation
    • Jan 2014 to  Dec 2014
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Scholarly Communication in Linguistics (CoSCiL)
    • June 2014 to  Aug 2014
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Linguist Society of America
    • Past to  Aug 2014
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      E-JournALL EuroAmerican Journal of Applied Linguistics and Languages
    • Past to  Apr 2014
      Session Chair (Houston, TX,
      Texas Digital Humanities Conference
    • Jan 2013 to  Dec 2013
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Technology Advisory Committee (TAC)
    • Jan 2011 to  Dec 2011
      Committee Chair
      Linguistic Society of America, Technology Advisory Committee (TAC)
    • Jan 2010 to  Dec 2010
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Membership Services and Information Technology (COMSIT)
    • Jan 2009 to  Dec 2009
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Membership Services and Information Technology (COMSIT)
    • Jan 2008 to  Dec 2008
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Membership Services and Information Technology (COMSIT)
    • Jan 2007 to  Dec 2007
      Committee Member
      Linguistic Society of America, Committee on Membership Services and Information Technology (COMSIT)

Service to the Community

    • Aug 2015 to  July 2019
      Officer, Treasurer
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Past to  Mar 2019
      Literacy Volunteer at the YET Center afterschool program
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Past to  Apr 2018
      Faculty speaker at UTA Residential Community
      Heights on Pecan Residence Life
    • Past to  Mar 2018
      Literacy Volunteer at the YET Center afterschool program
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Past to  Mar 2017
      Literacy Volunteer at the YET Center afterschool program
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Past to  July 2016
      Delegate at biennial national convention (Atlanta, Georgia,
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Aug 2015 to  July 2016
      Consultant
      Thompson Reuters Expert Witness group
      Consultant via Thompson Reuters Expert Witness group for the law firm ReedSmith in a case involving the interpretation of lottery ticket wording.
    • Past to  Mar 2016
      Literacy Volunteer at the YET Center afterschool program (Arlington, TX,
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Past to  July 2012
      Delegate at biennial national convention (Baton Rouge, Louisiana,
      Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society