Joshua J. Thoms
Assistant Professor of Spanish and Applied Linguistics

Contact Information:
0720 Old Main Hill
Utah State University
Logan, Utah 84322-0720
(435) 797-9065
Office: Main 202 J

Educational Background
Ph.D. Second Language Acquisition, University of Iowa (2008)
M.A. Spanish Literature, University of Iowa (2003)
B.A. Spanish, Secondary Education (minor), St. John's University (1997)

Courses Regularly Taught
LING 4100: The Study of Language (Undergraduate course)
LING 6520: Technology for Language Teaching (Graduate course for Master of Second Language Teaching Program)
LING 6500: Second Language Acquisition: Theory and Practice (Graduate course for Master of Second Language Teaching Program)
SPAN 3040: Advanced Spanish Grammar (Undergraduate course)
SPAN 4200: Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics (Undergraduate course)

Current Research Interests
Classroom discourse in Spanish language and literature classrooms
Computer-assisted language learning
Foreign language textbook/materials issues (e.g., open educational resources)

Curriculum Vitae