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Applied Linguisics faculty, Dr. Alissa Hartig, Wins a 2019 Global Legal Skills Award
Author: Stephanie M Sandmeyer
Posted: January 13, 2020

Dr. Alissa J. Hartig, Department of Applied Linguistics, received a Global Legal Skills Award last month in recognition of her scholarship and work to improve our understanding of the intersections between law and language.

The award presentation was made at Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law during the 14th Global Legal Skills Conference.

Dr. Hartig's research interests include:

  • Second language writing
  • Discipline-specific literacy
  • English for Specific Purposes
  • Sociocultural theory and second language learning
  • Usage-based linguistics
  • Intercultural competence
Read the full article on the Legal Writing Prof Blog: 

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legalwriting/2020/01/alissa-hartig.html