Faculty & Staff

Kristina Beckman, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Applied Linguistics, College of Liberal Arts


photo of Kristina Beckman

Areas of Expertise

Sociolinguistics, forensic linguistics, rhetorical discourse, cultural norms in the classroom, and written/spoken proficiency assessment


PhD, Second Language Acquisition and Teaching

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Kristina Beckman has presented her work at numerous national and international conferences. She has taught English as a Foreign Language in China and Japan, and looks forward to future summer teaching experiences abroad.

Classes taught:

APLING 603 Cross Cultural Perspectives

APLING 605 Theories and Principles of Language Teaching

APLING 623 Sociolinguistics