Grants

2018-2022: Title VI Language Resource Centers program, U.S. Department of Education

  • Project title: “Center for Advanced Language Proficiency Education and Research”
  • Role: Co-PI. PI: James P. Lantolf (Penn State), Co-PI: Richard Donato (Pitt), Co-Investigator: Gabriela Appel (Penn State)
  • Amount: $564,000 for 48 months

2017-20: International Research and Studies Program, U.S. Department of Education

  • Project title: “Instructional practices, proficiency assessment and language development in dual-language immersion classrooms: A longitudinal study”
  • Role: Co-PI. PI: Brody Bluemel (Delaware State), Consultant: James P. Lantolf (Penn State)
  • Amount: $246,600 for 36 months

2017-20: International Research and Studies Program, U.S. Department of Education

  • Project title: “The Careers of Language Study Abroad Alumni: A Comprehensive Investigation”
  • Role: Co-PI. PI: Celeste Kinginger (Penn State), Co-Investigator: Robert Schrauf (Penn State)
  • Amount: $254,550 for 36 months

2013-16: Postdoctoral Fellowship, The British Academy

  • Project title: “The Role of Explicit Information in Remapping Meaning in a Second Language: An Experimental Intervention Study”
  • Role: PI. Mentor: Emma Marsden (York)
  • Amount: £226,207 ($323,285) for 36 months

2009: Graduate Research Award, Association for French Language Studies

  • Project title: “The Development of Aspect in a Second Language”
  • Role: PI.
  • Amount: £2,000 ($2,850) for 12 months

2009: Student-led Initiative Award, Arts and Humanities Research Council

  • Project title: “The Fourth Postgraduate Conference in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics”
  • Role: PI. Mentor: Florence Myles (Newcastle)
  • Amount: £2,000 ($2,850) for 12 months