Research Events

The UCL Centre for Applied Linguistics hosts a number of research events throughout the academic year. They will be listed here as they are confirmed. This page shows confirmed research events for the academic year 2021-22. Click here for the 2017-18 research events archive, here for the 2018-19 archive, here for the 2019-20 archive, or here for the 2020-21 archive.

All seminars are this year are online, accessible via the UCL Teams platform or Zoom. Those outside the UCL network will need to request to be added to a guest list by completing the registration form linked to the event.

This year’s events will mainly be ‘lunchtime seminars’, held 12:00-13:30 on Wednesdays (unless otherwise noted).

AUTUMN TERM 2021

27 Oct. 2021, 12:30-13:30, Prof. Ernesto Macaro, University of Oxford, UK
Title: Language Learning Strategies: Theorising the transition to English Medium Instruction Contexts
Venue: Zoom

Registration link: https://forms.gle/R6i5XoWQDRAiivFV8

3 Nov. 2021, 12:00-13:30, Dr. Beatriz Gonzalez-Fernandez, University of Sheffield, UK
Title: Understanding the nature and acquisition of vocabulary knowledge in second languages
Venue: Zoom

Registration link: https://forms.gle/17oFRCCi2GuTQw3u9

17 Nov. 2021, 10:00-11:30, Dr. Michael Burri, University of Woollongong, Australia
Title: L2 Teacher Learning: A Longitudinal and Pronunciation-oriented Perspective
Venue: Zoom

Registration link: https://forms.gle/1nwS4HsyJBPE5bLM9

1 Dec. 2021, 10:00-11:30, Dr. Emma Dafouz, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Title: TBA
Venue: Zoom

Abstract coming soon

15 Dec. 2021, 12:00-13:30, Prof. Lynda Taylor, UK Association for Language Testing and Assessment; University of Bedfordshire, UK
Title: TBA (language assessment)
Venue: Zoom

Abstract coming soon

PREVIOUS

13 Oct. 2021, 10:00-11:30, Prof. Gregory Hadley, Niigata University, Japan
Title: Using Grounded Theory in Applied Linguistics Research
Venue: Zoom