Recent Publications: 

Beyond Institutional Culture Shock 

Authors: Abby Porter, Danielle Bus, Lara M. Ravitch, Britt Renee Johnson

When joining an IEP, new faculty often are overwhelmed and may face culture shock even when teaching in their own country.  How can program administrators address these differences and reduce institutional culture shock to increase instructor effectiveness?



Research Interests

Additional research interests include: second language (L2) literacy, L2 assessment, teacher training and evaluation, and sociolinguistics.