Welcome to the website of the Doctoral Program in Second Language Acquisition
The Doctoral Program in Second Language Acquisition (SLA) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison prepares students to research and teach in the rapidly growing interdisciplinary field of SLA.
Three students received awards in the fall 2014 to support travel to conferences to make presentations on their research:
Akira Kondo: for conferences of the American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL, March 21-24, 2015) and TESOL, March 25-28, 2015
Fatemeh Mirsharifi: for the National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) conference, April 24-26, 2015
Snezhana Zheltoukhova: for the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages conference, November 21-23, 2014 and American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL), January 8-11, 2015
2014-15 SLA Travel and Research Awards are made possible by funds from the Language Institute.