Steven J Ross
Professor and Director

Steven J. Ross (PhD in Second Language Acquisition from University of Hawai'i Manoa). Over the last 25 years he has taught research methodology and language assessment courses in Japan, Australia, Mexico, and the USA. Areas of recent research include discourse analyses of oral proficiency interviews, the influence of metalinguistic knowledge on proficiency growth, language attrition, and modeling proficiency growth over time. Prof. Ross has served on the editorial boards of the TESOL Quarterly, Applied Linguistics, Language Testing, Language Assessment Quarterly and served as an associate editor of Language Learning from 2011 to 2016. His research articles have appeared in the JALT Journal, System, RELC Journal, IRAL, Journal of Asia-Pacific Communication, TESOL Quarterly, Second Language Research, Studies in Second Language Acquisition, Prospect, Language Learning, Language Testing, The International Journal of Testing, The Journal of Pragmatics, Applied Linguistics and Modern Language Journal, as well as in a number of edited books on second language acquisition, discourse analysis, and language testing. Link to Publications

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