Research Experience

Research Assistant, Northern Arizona University, 2020 – Present
PIs: Douglas Biber and Randi Reppen
Grant: A close inspection of the academic language used by K-3 students (funded by the IES Educational Research Program)
Duties: Data cleaning, data analysis and research publications

Research Collaborator, Group of Inter-institutional Research in Languages, 2020 – Present
Duties: Develop R scripts for data collection and data analysis, corpus compilation, data cleaning, data coding, and research publications

Research Assistant, Northern Arizona University, Summer 2020
PIs: Douglas Biber and Randi Reppen
Project: Proposing the operational definition of genitive in English
Duties: Data coding

Research Assistant, Northern Arizona University, Summer 2020
PI: Naoko Taguchi
Project: Application of VR Technology to pragmatics task development
Duties: Data coding

Team Member, Corpus and Repository of Writing (CROW), 2019 – Present
PIs: Ashley J. Velázquez, Shelley Staples, Michelle McMullin, Adriana Picoral, Bradley Dilger and Randi Reppen
Duties: Develop Python scripts for data analysis, record tutorials on corpus compilation, research publications, and develop teaching materials

Research Assistant, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, 2011 – 2013
PI: Simone Sarmento
Project: The Foreign Language National program of textbooks: an exploratory study Duties: Grant writing, data collection, data analysis, and research publications

Research Assistant, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, 2011 – 2012
PI: Simone Sarmento
Project: Academic Genres in Linguistics and Literature: a corpus compilation, analysis and pedagogical applications
Duties: Grant writing, data collection, data analysis, research publications and materials development