Jennifer Sia

Jennifer Sia



100 Bay State Road, Room 320

Fall Office Hours

Mondays 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
By appointment


2010 Ph.D., Birbeck College, University of London (Second Language Acquisition)
1999, EdM Boston University (TESOL)
1995 BA Boston University (Linguistics)


Jenny Sia teaches WR097 (English Grammar and Composition) and/or WR098 (Introduction to College Reading and Writing in English). She has been working with non-native speakers for 15 years in the US, Colombia and England. Her research interests include second language acquisition, bilingualism and how second language users and bilinguals understand and use metaphorically motivated language.

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