Service

Service – University of Alberta

2015- 2016: Chair, Nominations Committee (Faculty of Arts).

2015- 2016: Member, Arts Executive Committee (Faculty of Arts).

2015: member Advisory Selection Committee, Faculty of Extension (ESL tenure-track faculty member recruitment).

2014: Undergraduate Awards and Scholarship Committee (UASC) representative, Student Award Office Selection Committee (University level).

2013- 2015: Member, Undergraduate Awards and Scholarship Committee, General Faculty Council (University level).

2012-present: Member, Academic Integrity Council (University level).

2012-2013: Member, Teaching, Learning and Technology Council (University level).

2012: English and Film Studies Alternate Representative, Association of Academic Staff, University of Alberta (AASUA) (University level).

2011-2012: Chair, Writing Centre Committee (University level).

2009-present: Ad-hoc member, University Writing Committee (University level).

2009-present: Member, Writing Studies/Writing Initiative Team Committee.

2009-2010: Member, Writing Studies PhD Program Committee.

 

Service – Ryerson University

2009: Consultant, Student Learning Centre Committee (University level).

008-2009: Co-Chair, Academic Writing and Language Proficiency Committee (University level).

2008: Member, Committee on Student Success and Retention (University level).

2008: Member, Writing Across the Curriculum Committee (Faculty of Arts).

2007-2009: Member, Senate Learning and Teaching Committee (University level).

2007-2009: Member, Merit Committee (Faculty of Arts).

2007-2008: Member, First-Year Writing Initiative Committee (Faculty of Community Services).

2007-2008: Member, Chair Advisory Committee (English Department).

2006-2009: Member, Writing Committee (English Department).

2006-2007: Member, MA Program Committee (English Department).

2006-2007: Member, Web-design Committee (English Department).

 

 

Professional activities

2017 Invited leader, International Writing Centers Association Summer Institute, June 18-24, Vancouver, BC.
2016-2017 Member, TESOL Professional Development Professional Council.
2016-2017 Immediate Past-President, Canadian Writing Centres’ Association (CWCA).
2015-2016 Conference Chair, Canadian Writing Centres’ Association’s annual conference, May 26-27, Calgary, AB.
2015-2016 President, Canadian Writing Centres’ Association (CWCA).
2015-present Guest reviewer, Writing Program Administration Journal, Journal of Second Language Writing, Journal of Response to Writing, System, English for Specific Purposes.
2015 Conference proposal vet for the International Writing Centers’ Association 2015 conference.
2014-2015 Vice-President and Conference Program Chair, CWCA.
2014 Guest reviewer, Canadian Modern Language Review.
2013 Guest reviewer, International Journal of Applied Linguistics.
2013-present Reviewer, GIST Language Education and Research Journal (academic publication of the Institución Universitaria Colombo Americana in Bogotá, Colombia).
2012-present Member, TESOL Journal Editorial Advisory Board.
2012-2013 Member, TESOL Nominating Committee (researchers category).
2011-2014 Francophone representative, Canadian Writing Centres’ Association.
2011-2012 TESOL Conference proposal vet for the Non-Native English Speakers in TESOL Interest Section, the Second Language Writing Interest Section, and the Applied Linguistics Interest Section.
2010-2012 Guest reviewer, TESOL Journal.
2010 Guest reviewer, Journal of International Migration and Integration.
2008-present Guest reviewer, TESOL Quarterly.
2007-2011 Member, TESOL Book Publication Committee.
2007-2014 TESOL Conference proposal vet for the Non-Native English Speakers in TESOL Interest Section Award.
2007-2008 French translators for all the abstracts of newly published articles in the Journal of Second Language Writing.
2006-2009 Reviewer for Composition textbooks by Bedford/St. Martin’s (Pearson Education).
2005-2007 TESOL Conference proposal vet for the Second Language Writing Interest Section and the Intensive English Program Interest Section.
2005-2006 Chair, Nonnative English Speakers in TESOL Caucus / Interest Section.
2005 Web-manager, International Association of World Englishes conference.
2002-2005 Web-manager, Nonnative English Speakers in TESOL Caucus.