Applied Linguistics Research Group

Applied Linguistics Research Group

 Contact: Dr Jennifer Bruen []

The Applied Linguistics Research Group in DCU comprises staff and research postgraduate students investigating issues broadly related to the teaching and learning of languages. Our researchers are active in such diverse areas as:

  • Language pedagogy
  • Language learning strategies  
  • Translation in language teaching
  • Super-diversity and language teaching
  • Language learning and technology
  • Task-based language learning and teaching
  • Language teacher education
  • Language planning and policy
  • E-portfolios
  • Pragmatics

Members and their profile

  Doctoral Research

 Prospective PhD students are encouraged to browse the profiles of members of the Applied Linguistics Research Group and to contact those working in their area of interest directly.

For full information on postgraduate research at Dublin City University and application procedures, click here.