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Prof Andrea Revesz
UCL Institute of Education, University College London
20 Bedford Way
London
WC1H 0AL
Appointment
  • Professor of Second Language Acquisition
  • IOE - Culture, Communication & Media
  • UCL Institute of Education
Biography

I hold a doctorate in Applied Linguistics from Teachers College, Columbia University. Prior to my doctoral studies, I completed an MA in Theoretical Linguistics and an MA in English Language and Literature at Eötvös Loránd University. I previously worked as a Lecturer in the Linguistics and English Language Department at Lancaster University (2008-2013) and as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Linguistics Department at Georgetown University (2007-2008). 

Research Summary

My main research interests lie in the areas of second language acquisition (SLA) and second language instruction. In particular, I research the roles of tasks, input, interaction and individual differences in instructed second language development. I am also interested in the cognitive processes underlying second language  performance and development. My current projects investigate the cognitive processes involved in second language writing and reading, the role of input-based tasks in second language learning, and sources of difficulty in second language listening.


I serve as associate editor of the journal Studies in Second Language Acquisition and am Vice-President of the International Association for Task-based Language Teaching (TBLT). I am also on the advisory board of IRIS, a digital repository of instruments for research into second language learning and teaching.

Teaching Summary

I currently teach on the modules Second Language Acquisition and Fundamentals of Foreign and Second Language Teaching. 


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