Director of the Bridge Program
Emily Feuerherm, Assistant Professor
M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Davis, 2013
B.A. University of Arkansas, 2003
Specializations/Areas of Interest
Applied Linguistics/Second Language Acquisition
Language Policy and Planning
Refugee, Immigrant, and Citizenship Studies
TESOL and English as a Second Language
Participatory Action Research Methods
Co-authored article wtih Jacob Blumner. "Growing Pains and Course Correction: Internationalizing a Writing Program." Across the Disciplines, 2018, 15(1), pp. 8-25.
Co-authored chapter with Russul Roumani. “The Journey to U.S. Citizenship: Developing a Participatory Curriculum for Iraqi Refugees.” In Loring & Ramanathan (Eds.) Language, Immigration and Naturalization: Legal and Linguistic Issues. Multilingual Matters, 2016, pp. 56-76.
Co-edited book with Vaidehi Ramanathan. Refugee Resettlement in the United States: Language, Policy, Pedagogy. Multilingual Matters, 2015.
“Keywords in Refugee Accounts: Implications for Language Policies.” Language Policies and (Dis)Citizenship, V. Ramanathan (Editor), Multilingual Matters, 2013, pp. 52-72.
Courses I Teach
Lin. 102 Advanced Academic Skills for Non-Native English Writers
Eng./Lin/ 150 Taboo Language
Eng./Lin. 200 Introduction to Linguistics
Tel. 313 Second Language Acquisition
Tel. 410 Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Seminar and Practicum