SLA MA Students
Brittany is a student in the M.A. program for Second Language Acquisition. She completed her B.A. in Romance Languages at the University of Maryland, College Park in 2012. She currently teaches French and Spanish at a middle school in Howard County, and is an adjunct professor at Howard Community College.
Ryo joined the Second Language Acquisition program from this fall. He is interested in Age Effects, Aptitude-Treatment Interaction, Cognitive Processes in Second Language Acquisition, and Task-Based Language Teaching.
Bradford graduated from the University of Maryland with a B.A. in Linguistics. He joined the Maryland Language Science community of scholars in 2016 as a member of the SLA program. His research interests include second language processing, L1 acquisition, and psycholinguistics.
Lili Zhang entered the M.A Program in Second Language Acquisition in fall 2016. Her research interests are Chinese character and vocabulary Acquisition, collocation acquisition, the acquisition and processing of formulaic sequences, influence of learning environment on language acquisition, language attrition, etc.