Alumni

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Yuka Akiyama

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2017-2018
  • Current Position: Junior Associate Professor / Senior Lecturer, Graduate School of Engineering

Fathiya Al Rashdi

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor at Department of English Language and Literature, Sultan Qaboos University in Oman

Luke Amoroso

  • Concentration: General Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, Linguistics, Truman State University

Marta Baffy

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Director of the Two-Year LL.M. Program, Georgetown Law

Kelsey Boyce

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, MLC
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: Graduate Program in Speech and Language Pathology, Northeastern University

Edvan Brito

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor and Head of the Portuguese Program at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Kristine Bundschuh

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, MLC
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Research Associate, Lexia Learning–A Rosetta Stone Company

Andrew Chester

  • Concentration: General Linguistics, MS
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Teaching Assistant, Linguistics, Framingham State University’s International Education program

Yanyan Cui

  • Concentration: Theoretical Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, Academy for Research on Chinese Ethnic Minority Languages, Minzu University of China

Heidi Getz

  • Concentration: Theoretical Linguistics, Cognitive Science, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2017-2018
  • Current Position: Postdoctorate Research Fellow, Center for Brain Plasticity and Recovery, Georgetown University

Daniel Ginsberg

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Professional Fellow, American Anthropological Association

Jessica Grieser

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, Rhetoric, Writing, and Linguistics, Deptartment of English, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Hillary Harner

  • Concentration: Theoretical Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: Google

Sakiko Kajino

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Adjunct Instructor in Japanese, American University

Julie Lake

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Lecturer in Legal English​ ​& Assistant Director of Two-Year LL.M. Program, Graduate Programs, Georgetown Law

Eunji Lee

  • Concentration: General Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Lecturer, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania

Jong Bong Lee

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, MAT-ESL
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: PhD student in Second Language Studies, Michigan State University

Jinsok Lee

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Lecturer, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania

Anastasia Monzgalina

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, Teaching Russian as a Foreign Langauge, Department of Slavic Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany

Hae In Park

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor of TESOL and Second Language Acquisition, Department of Educational Theory & Practice, University of Albany

Kelsey Pettit

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, MS
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: ESL instructor, Georgetown Summer Discovery

Mackenzie Price

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: FrameWorks Institute in Washington DC / Adjunct, Georgetown McDonough School of Business

Andrea Price

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, MLC
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Health Education Specialist, Lorain County General Health District

Aisulu Raspayeva

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2018-2019
  • Current Position: Post Doctorate, Rice Unversity

Katherine Riestenberg

  • Concentration: General Lingusitics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2017-2018
  • Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Tri-College Department of Linguistics, Bryn Mawr College

Shoko Sasayama

  • Concentration: Applied Lingusitics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor (Faculty Development Specialist), University of Tokyo

Laura Siebecker

  • Concentration: Theoretical Lingusitics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Adjunct Professor, Green Mountain College; Second Language Acquisition Specialist, National Foreign Language Center, UMD

Sylvia Sierra

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies, Syracuse University

Yoonsang Song

  • Concentration: General Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Hong Kong

Hannah Sullivan

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, MLC
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: Senior Research Fellow at Georgetown’s Bridge Initiative (a research project on Islamophobia housed in the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding)

Kaitlyn Tagarelli

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Amelia Tseng

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Assistant Professor, World Languages and Cultures, American University

Laura West

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Manager, Analytics and Innovation, Burson-Marsteller

John Wildes

  • Concentration: Sociolinguistics, MS
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: Spanish Teacher, St. Mary’s Ryken High School, Leonardtown, MD

Sarah Young

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Position: Professorial Lecturer, MA TESOL Program, American University

Shuo Zhang

  • Concentration: General Linguistics, PhD
  • Graduation Year: 2017-2018
  • Current Position: Senior Machine Learning Engineer (Natural Language Processing), Algorithms and Connected Experience (ACE) Group, Bose Corporation

Jingyuan Zhuang

  • Concentration: Applied Linguistics, MS
  • Graduation Year: 2016-2017
  • Current Position: PhD Program, Applied Linguistics, Penn State

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