Sandra  Martínez

PhD


Biography

Research Interests

Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics

Degrees

MA, TESOL, Spanish, University of Southern Mississippi

Currently pursuing a PhD in Spanish linguistics

Presentations

Basic Vocabulary in the Spanish Classroom: Everyday Metaphors in Written and Spoken discourse. Poster presentation at Mississippi Foreign Language Association conference (MFLA) . October 24-25, 2014.

Basic Vocabulary in the Spanish Classroom: Everyday Metaphors in Written and Spoken discourse. 50 minute session presentation at Alabama Association of Foreign Language Teachers conference (AAFLT) January 30-31, 2015.

Courses/Teaching Interests

SP 101-103, 201-202

Other

Current Projects

Second language learning and anxiety.

Non-linguistic factors that may affect the acquisition of pronunciation of a foreign language.

Basic Vocabulary in the Spanish Classroom: Everyday Metaphors in Written and Spoken discourse.