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About Jean-Marc Dewaele

French Department of Birkbeck College, University of London
43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD, UK.
+44 -171- 631 6180
+44- 171- 383 3729
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Jean-Marc Dewaele is Professor in Applied Linguistics and Multilingualism at Birkbeck College, University of London. He holds a Doctorate in Romance languages (Vrije Universiteit Brussel , 1993). He has published widely on individual differences in psycholinguistic, sociolinguistic, pragmatic, psychological and emotional aspects of Second Language Acquisition and Multilingualism.

He is president of the European Second Language Association, member of the Executive committees of the International Association of Multilingualism and Convenor of the Research Network Multilingualism: Acquisition and Use within the International Association of Applied Linguistics (AILA). He co-edited special issues in journals with Aneta Pavlenko, and books on bilingualism with Li Wei and Alex Housen. He edited Focus on French as a Foreign Language in 2005. He is member of the editorial boards of the EUROSLA Yearbook, The International Journal of Multilingualism, AILA Bookseries, Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics, Estudios de Linguistica Aplicada and Intercultural Pragmatics. He is Reviews Editor for Sociolinguistics Studies, Assistant Editor of the International Journal of Bilingualism and Editor of the Birkbeck Studies in Applied Linguistics.


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