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LLC Core Faculty

Language, Literacy and Culture

Dr. Craig Saper, Graduate Program Director

BICKEL, BEVERLY, Ph.D., Clinical Associate Professor
bickel@umbc.edu

Globalized communication and culture, new media, social movements, critical pedagogy, qualitative research

 

 

GOINGS, RAMON, Ed.D., Assistant Professor
rgoings@umbc.edu

Black male student success in K-12 and Higher Education, diversifying the teacher and school leader workforce, adult learners in higher education, gifted education, minority serving institutions

 

 

 

MALLINSON, CHRISTINE, Ph.D., Professor and Director of the Center for Social Science Scholarship mallinson@umbc.edu

English language variation, language and educational inequality, the interface of sociolinguistics and sociology, research methodology

 

 

 

MOFFITT, KIMBERLY R., Ph.D., Professor and Interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences  kmoffitt@umbc.edu

Culture, media studies/criticism, Black hair and body politics, sports and media, and popular culture

 

 

 

 

SAPER, CRAIG, Ph.D., Professor and Interim Director of LLC
csaper@umbc.edu

E-literacy, e-publishing and online scholarship, history of reading and reading devices, networked writing, cultural and media theory and interventions

 

Founding Emerita Director

CRANDALL, JOANN (JODI), Ph.D., Professor Emerita  crandall@umbc.edu

content-based language learning, second language literacy, language teacher education, first and second language writing, ESL/EFL