Curriculum Vitae

  • Director, UOnline Curriculum Enhancement and Innovation, Undergraduate Studies
  • Co-Director, Second Language Teaching and Research Center, College Of Humanities
  • Associate Professor, World Languages and Cultures


Research Statement

I am currently working on a project to study linguistic correlates of language proficiency. This project involves the development of a large-scale corpus of learner language that includes data from learners that have acquired a second language in different contexts. 

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • Language Learner Corpus workshop. PI: Jane Hacking. Co-PI(s): Fernando Rubio, Aleksandra Zaba. Great Ideas in the Humanities grant, 11/15/2013 - 12/31/2014. Total project budget to date: $12,000.00
  • Cross-language Priming to Facilitate Second Language Speech Comprehension. PI: Dan Woltz . Co-PI(s): Fernando Rubio. Interdisciplinary Research Grant from the University of Utah., 01/01/2009 - 01/01/2011. Total project budget to date: $12,000.00
  • L2 LEARNER CORPORA PROJECT. PI: RUBIO,FERNANDO. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH RESEARCH FO, 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014. Total project budget to date: $10,465.00