Ohio University

ELIP Faculty Research Areas & Specializations

Research areas for faculty in the English Language Improvement Program:

Dawn Bikowski

  • Second language writing and reading
  • English for Specific/Academic Purposes
  • Intercultural and global communication
  • Advanced academic literacy
  • Teaching with technology
  • Faculty development in Global Education

Joseph Lee

  • English for Specific/Academic Purposes
  • Genre studies
  • Advanced academic literacy
  • Classroom discourse studies
  • Second language teacher education
  • Applied corpus linguistics

Chris Hitchcock

  • Reading and writing in academic disciplines
  • Teaching online

Edna Lima

  • Teaching with technology
  • Language assessment
  • Material design
  • Oral communication, presentation, and speaking skills
  • Classroom teaching

Art Oestrike

  • Intercultural communication
  • Business communication
  • Oral communication, presentation, and speaking skills

Keira Park

  • Second language writing and speaking
  • English for Specific/Academic Purposes
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Teaching with Technology

Lara Wallace

  • Oral communication, presentation, and speaking skills
  • English for Specific/Academic Purposes
  • Classroom teaching
  • The student-centered classroom
  • Teaching with technology