Primary Department
School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies
Emeritus Professor
Work Area/Key Responsibilities
Applied Linguistics, Computer Assisted Language Learning
Françoise Blin
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus

Academic biography

Françoise Blin is Emeritus Professor in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies (SALIS). She was Head of SALIS between September 2016 and December 2021. Until August 2017, she was the President of the European Association for Computer Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL) and the co-editor of ReCALL, published by Cambridge University Press. She has been teaching French and researching the use of technology in language teaching and learning for close to four decades.

Research interests

Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) Ecological CALL
Computer Supported Collaborative Language Learning Activity Theory and sociocultural learning theories for e-learning Digital Literacies for language teaching and learningImmersive Multi Users Virtual Environments in Education