Tingting Kang

Multi-Language Support Specialist

kangt@lafayette.edu
(610) 330-3187
311 Scott Hall
http://deanofthecollege.lafayette.edu/eap

English for Academic Purpose (EAP) Center 

 

dEGREe

  • Ph.D., Applied Linguistics, Northern Arizona University
  • M.A., TESOL, Murray State University

Research Interests

second language acquisition, second language assessment, computer-assisted language learning, learning strategies

Publications 

  • Kang, T. (forthcoming). Book review on “Pronounce It Perfectly in English (3rd ed.).” PennTESOL-East Voices Newsletter, Winter 2017.
  • Kang, T., Arivizu, M., Chaipuapae, P., & Olegovich, R. (2016). Test reviews of academic English placement and proficiency tests for non-native speakers. International Journal of Listening, 1-38.
  • Kang, T. (2015). The effectiveness of multiple media tools in L2 listening: A meta-analysis. In V. Turel (Ed.), Intelligent design of interactive multimedia listening software (pp. 255-284). IGI Global.
  • Kang, T. (2013). Book review on “Teaching and learning second language listening: Metacognition in action.” AZTESOL Newsletter, 34 (1).

Selected Paper Presentations

  • “Effectiveness of Strategy Instruction Using Podcasts in Second Language Listening and Speaking” 2016 AAAL, Orlando, FL
  • “Evaluating Three Online TOEFL Vocabulary Lists with a Textbook Corpus” 2014 American Association for Corpus Linguistics, Flagstaff, AZ
  • “Pauses versus Comprehensibility in Intermediate ESL Learners’ Speech?” 2014 Peaks Conference, Flagstaff, AZ
  • “Student-created Podcasts: An Effective Way to Practice L2 Speaking?” 2014 AZCALL, Phoenix, AZ
  • “Investigating the Placement Test of Speaking in the Program in Intensive English Using FACETS” 2013 Midwest Association of Language Testers Conference, East Lansing, MI
  • “Self-controlled Podcasts: An Effective Way to Practice L2 Listening?” 2013 Peaks Conference, Flagstaff, AZ
  • “Learning English with iPods” 2012 AZTESOL Conference, Phoenix, AZ
  • “Today, Did You Blog?” 2010 KYTESOL Conference, Louisville, KY, US

Current Academic Calendar

Contact Us

Office of Advising & Co-Curricular Programs
Scott Hall
714 Sullivan Road
Easton, PA 18042

PHONE: (610) 330-5080
FAX: (610) 330-5711
deanofadvising@lafayette.edu