• 146 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
1980 …2018
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

PHD, Cornell University

… → 1982

MA, Cornell University

… → 1977

BA, Middlebury College

… → 1973

ACTFL certification , Unknown

Permanent Secondary Certification to teach Spanish (7-12) in New York State, Unknown

External positions

Faculty of Languages and Cultures, School of Letters and Sciences, Phoenix Downtown Campus

Jan 1 2007 → …

Faculty of Languages and Cultures, School of Letters and Sciences, Phoenix Downtown Campus

Jan 1 2007 → …

School of International Letters and Cultures, Arizona State University

Jan 1 2007 → …

Faculty of Languages and Cultures, School of Letters and Sciences, Phoenix Downtown Campus

2007 → …

Faculty of Languages and Cultures, School of Letters and Sciences, Phoenix Downtown Campus

2007 → …

School of International Letters and Cultures, Arizona State University

2007 → …

Faculty of Languages and Cultures, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, Phoenix Downtown Campus

Jan 1 2006Jan 1 2007

School of International Letters and Cultures

Jan 1 2006 → …

Faculty of Languages and Cultures, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, Phoenix Downtown Campus

20062007

School of International Letters and Cultures

2006 → …

Department of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State University

Jan 1 2004Jan 1 2007

Unknown

Jan 1 2004Jan 1 2005

Department of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State University

20042007

Unknown

20042005

Portuguese and Romanian Section, Department of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State University

Jan 1 2002Jan 1 2005

Portuguese and Romanian Section, Department of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State University

20022005

Translation Certificate Program, Arizona State University

Jan 1 2001Jan 1 2004

Translation Certificate Program, Arizona State University

20012004

D.M.L.L., Cornell University

Jan 1 1997 → …

D.M.L.L., Cornell University

1997 → …

College of Extended Education, Arizona State University

Jan 1 1996Jan 1 1999

Unknown

Jan 1 1996Jan 1 1997

College of Extended Education, Arizona State University

19961999

Unknown

19961997

ASU Summer Program in Cuernavaca, Mexico

Jan 1 1995 → …

ASU Summer Program in Cuernavaca, Mexico

1995 → …

Spanish language programs abroad, International Programs Office

Jan 1 1994Jan 1 1996

Spanish language programs abroad, International Programs Office

19941996

International Programs Office

Jan 1 1993Jan 1 1994

International Programs Office

19931994

300-level Spanish Language Program: SPA 311, 312, 313, 314, 1986-88

Jan 1 1992Jan 1 1994

300-level Spanish Language Program: SPA 311, 312, 313, 314, 1986-88

19921994

ASU study abroad program in Granada, Spain

Jan 1 1990 → …

ASU study abroad program in Granada, Spain

1990 → …

Department of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State University

Jan 1 1988Jan 1 2004

Elementary Spanish Language Program: SPA 101-102, 1980-1984

Jan 1 1988Jan 1 1989

Department of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State University

19882004

Elementary Spanish Language Program: SPA 101-102, 1980-1984

19881989

Department of Foreign Languages, Arizona State University

Jan 1 1982Jan 1 1988

Spanish Section

Jan 1 1982Jan 1 1984

Department of Foreign Languages, Arizona State University

19821988

Spanish Section

19821984

Department of Foreign Languages, Arizona State University

Jan 1 1980Jan 1 1982

Department of Foreign Languages, Arizona State University

Jan 1 1980Jan 1 1982

Department of Foreign Languages, Arizona State University

19801982

Centro Colombo-Americano, Cartagena, Colombia: English as a Foreign Language

Jan 1 1978 → …

Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics (D.M.L.L.), Cornell University

Jan 1 1978Jan 1 1979

Centro Colombo-Americano, Cartagena, Colombia: English as a Foreign Language

1978 → …

Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics (D.M.L.L.), Cornell University

19781979

D.M.L.L., Cornell University

Jan 1 1976Jan 1 1977

Ithaca City Schools, Ithaca, NY

Jan 1 1976 → …

D.M.L.L., Cornell University

19761977

Ithaca City Schools, Ithaca, NY

1976 → …

D.M.L.L., Cornell University

Jan 1 1974Jan 1 1976

D.M.L.L., Cornell University

19741976

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Research Output 1980 2018

  • 146 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 85 Paper
  • 23 Article
  • 8 Chapter
  • 7 Conference contribution
3 Citations (Scopus)

Translation in Spanish language teaching: the integration of a “fifth skill” in the second language curriculum

Colina, S. & Lafford, B., Jan 24 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Spanish Language Teaching. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spanish language
curriculum
Teaching
language
learning situation

Mentors’ perspectives on professional internships: Rewards, challenges and future directions

de Ramírez, C. K. & Lafford, B., Jan 1 2017, Creating Experiential Learning Opportunities for Language Learners: Acting Locally while Thinking Globally. Channel View Publications, p. 135-159 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

internship
reward
Mentor
Reward

New directions in LSP research in US higher education

Sánchez-López, L., Long, M. K. & Lafford, B., Jan 1 2017, Language for Specific Purposes: Trends in Curriculum Development. Georgetown University Press, p. 13-34 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

education
2 Citations (Scopus)

The evolution of future Spanish graduate programs to meet diverse student needs

Lafford, B., Jan 1 2017, In : Hispania. 100, 5, p. 195-201 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

graduate
language
student
foreign language
linguistics

Evaluating online foreign language faculty: Issues and instruments

Lafford, B. A., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Activities 1996 1996

  • 13 Types of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP), Associate Editor of the Applied Linguistics section of its journal Hispania

Barbara Lafford (Member)
19962002

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de la América Latina (ALFAL)

Barbara Lafford (Member)
1800

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)

Barbara Lafford (Member)
1800

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL)

Barbara Lafford (Member)
1800

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Arizona Interpreters and Translators Association (AITA)

Barbara Lafford (Member)
1800

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Prizes

Award for Excellence in Teaching

Barbara Lafford (Recipient), 1992

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Award for Outstanding Faculty Support and Contributions to Iota Chapter

Barbara Lafford (Recipient), 1993

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Award for Outstanding Service to the Arizona Language Association (AZLA)

Barbara Lafford (Recipient), 1998

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Dean's Quality of Instruction Award

Barbara Lafford (Recipient), 1987

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)