Professional Service

  • Entity: American Academy of Arts and Sciences Consultant on Congressionally commissioned report: America‚Äôs Languages: Investing in Language Education for the 21st Century. Commission on Language Learning, https://www.amacad.org/multimedia/pdfs/publications/researchpapersmonographs/language/Commission-on-Language-Learning_Americas-Languages.pdf. 2017 - 2017
  • Entity: Asia in the Russian Imagination: Interdisciplinary conference (March 23-24, 2018) Conference organizer with Matthew Romaniello. 2017 - 2018
  • Entity: American Association of University Supervisors and Coordinators Editorial Board Member, Issues in Language Program Direction. 2016 - 2020
  • Entity: Applied Psycholinguistics Article Reviewer. 2016 - 2018
  • Entity: Russian Language Journal Article Reviewer. 2016 - present
  • Entity: Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature & Folklore Conference Organizer Conference dates: April 28-30, 2016. 2015 - 2016
  • Working with Utah State Office of Education on Russian Dual Immersion Program Implementation. 2015 - present
  • Entity: Immersion Conference 2014 Member of executive planning committee. 2013 - 2014
  • Entity: AATSEEL "Balancing Teaching and Research in Academia" Roundtable presenter. 2013 - 2013
  • Entity: Arizona State University External Reviewer Critical Language Institute. 2012 - 2012
  • Role: Leader. Entity: Association of Departments of Foreign Languages/MLA New Chairs Workshop at the ADFL Summer Seminar, Vanderbilt University. 2012 - 2012
  • Entity: United States Naval Academy External Reviewer. Languages and Cultures Department. 2012 - 2012
  • Entity: Association of Departments of Foreign Languages/MLA Co-Host (with BYU) for ADFL Summer Chair Seminar (West). June 2011. 2011 - 2011
  • Entity: Association of Departments of Foreign Languages/MLA President of Executive Committee. 2011 - 2012

Internal Service

  • University Teaching Committee. Member, 2021 - present. service.
  • Russian Section Head. 2013 - present. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Contribution to the Profession - 2017. American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages, 2017

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