Language Centre

Lahtela Lisa, senior lecturer

Ag D221.2

Lecturer in English
Teaching academic English primarily in the Faculties of Information Systems Science, Humanities and Education, and for doctoral and post-doctoral students and university staff and researchers in all fields.

GDH (Graduate Dental Hygiene, University of Minnesota, USA)
B.Sc. (Dental Hygiene Public Health, University of Minnesota, USA)
M.A. (TESL Linguistics, Iowa State University, USA)

Special expertise:
Work with the Upper Level Language Tests (YKI): item writer, interviewer trainer, rater/assessor, proof-reader.
Proofreading: area of focus – Special Education.

Research interests

Strategic funding project 2013-2016: Development of assessment for academic language and communication skills



Street address:
Seminaarinmäki Campus,
Oppio building

Office hours: Mon-Fri 8-16


Postal address:
University Language Centre
P.O.Box 35
40014 University of Jyväskylä

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