Allie Spencer Patterson
Assistant Professor

Applied Linguistics

Allie Spencer PattersonAssistant Professor

Applied Linguistics

I am currently studying embodied linguistics using reaction time methods. Specifically, I am interested in how the second language is embodied.

Specialized field

Applied Linguistics - Embodied Linguistics

Current Position

Bilingual Business Leader Program

Educational background

PhD. in Applied Linguistics (ABD) Temple University

Major Research Achievements

Exploring Paused Transcription to Assess L2 Listening Comprehension Utilizing Rasch Measurement
Freelance language teachers: Negotiating authenticity and legitimacy at the periphery
Predicting second language listening functor comprehension probability with usage-based and embodiment approaches
The shape of a word: single word characteristics’ effect on novice L2 listening comprehension

Professional Activities