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Álvarez Gil, Francisco José

Senior Lecturer

English

Dr Francisco J. Álvarez Gil is a senior lecturer (PhD) in the Department of Modern Philology, Translation and Interpreting at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and member of the research group Discourse, Communication & Society (DiCoS). His research interests revolve around the analysis of specialised English from a synchronic and diachronic perspective, corpus linguistics, and language pedagogy at tertiary level, and he has published in this respect in national and international peer-reviewed journals.

He has delivered numerous talks on linguistic aspects of, say, Modern English scientific writing in international conferences, e.g. XVIII Congresso Internazionale dell’Associazione Italiana de Linguistica Applicata, 20th International Conference on English Historical linguistics, and Colloque International de Linguistique de Corpus. Additionally, he has been a visiting scholar in some reputed Universities with leading departments in English for Specific Purposes (ESP). Some of these are the Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain), the University of Lisbon (Portugal), the Jean Moulin University Lyon 3 (France), the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy), among others. 

Currently, he is the chief editor of the indexed Journal Revista de Lenguas para Fines Específicos, and he is a member of the editorial board of other 3 journals in the field of linguistics and language pedagogy. He collaborates as well as an external evaluator for indexed scientific journals, such as the Journal of English for Academic Purposes, Signos. Estudios de Lingüística, Porta Linguarum, among others.

More information about his research can be found on:

Francisco J. Álvarez-Gil | Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria – Academia.edu

‪Francisco J. Álvarez-Gil – ‪Google Académico

 

  • Grado en Lenguas Modernas (Inglés-Francés), Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
  • Máster Universitario en Formación del Profesorado de Educación Secundaria en la Especialidad de Lengua Extranjera (inglés). Universidad a Distancia de Madrid.
  • Experto Universitario en Metodología CLIL (AICLE). Universidad Internacional de La Rioja
  • Especialista en Gestión de Empresas Culturales y Creativas. Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria y Fundación Universitaria de Las Palmas.
  • Doctor por la Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria y la Universidad de La Laguna. Mención CUM LAUDE. Premio Extraordinario de Doctorado y Premio Banco de Santander a la mejor tesis doctoral en la rama de conocimiento de Artes y Humanidades.

My research interests primarily concern the analysis of specialised English from a synchronic and diachronic perspective, corpus linguistics, and language pedagogy at tertiary level, and I have published in this respect in international peer-reviewed journals.

41300 – INGLÉS TURÍSTICO I

41310 – INGLÉS TURÍSTICO III

Comunicación oral en el ámbito científico – (Doctorado Territorio y Sociedad – DOCTESO)

 

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