Dr. Yasemin Bayyurt

ROLE : Turkey EC coordinator: GE & EMI
INSTITUTION : Boğaziçi University

Yasemin BAYYURT (Ph.D.) is a full professor of Applied Linguistics at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey. She holds a PhD degree in English Linguistics from Lancaster University, United Kingdom. Her current research on English and English language teaching/learning focuses on ELF-awareness in English language teaching/learning; EMI in higher education; and CLIL in K12 schools. She also carries out research projects on blended/mobile learning in higher education programs (engineering, education, etc.); and metadiscourse in academic writing from an interdisciplinary perspective. Her publications include articles in various indexed/refereed journals (World Englishes, Language Culture and Curriculum, …); edited books and book chapters published by national/international publishers. Recently she co-edited a book entitled “Current Perspectives on Pedagogy for English as a Lingua Franca” (2015), published by De Gruyter. She is in the process of editing one of the volumes of Bloomsbury World Englishes series entitled “World Englishes Pedagogies”, with Mario Saraceni as the Series Editor, forthcoming in 2020.