Alumni News & Profiles

Alumni News & Profiles

Our alumni live and work all over the world. We encourage alumni to stay in touch and send us their news!

If you would like to be included on this page, please contact CLA-Linguistics@csulb.edu. 

PedroCastroJR

Pedro Castro Jr (he/him)

Email: pedro.castro@csulb.edu
Website: Pedro J. Castro, M.A.Ed. 
Languages: English and Spanish
Interest Areas: Educational Technology and Teaching English as a Second Language

Esra Eldem2

Esra Eldem (she/her)

Email: Esra.Eldem-SA@csulb.edu
Website: linkedin.com/in/esra-eldem
Languages: Turkish (native), English (proficient), German (intermediate)
Interest Areas: Psycholinguistics, Morphological and Syntactic Processing, First and Second Language Acquisition, Language Attrition, Heritage Speakers

KristenHernandez

Kirsten Hernandez (she/her/ella)

Email: Kirsten.hernandez@student.csulb.edu
Website: kirstenhernandez.com
Languages: English, American Sign Language
Interest Areas: Signed language linguistics, language policy, late first language acquisition

Langdon Holmes

Langdon Holmes (he/him)

Email: Langdon.Holmes@student.csulb.edu
Website: langdonholmes.info
Languages: English, Spanish (proficient), French (intermediate)
Interest Areas: Formulaic Language, Learner Feedback, Dynamic Assessment, Lexical Decision Tasks, Corpus Methods, and Chilean Spanish

Juan Rosas

Juan Rosas (he/him)

Email: Juan.Rosas@student.csulb.edu
Website: @Juan_LunaDD
Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Interest Areas: Linguistic Anthropology, Language and Race, Mexican-American communities, Brazil

Mara Smith

Mara Smith 

Email: msmithtesol@gmail.com
Languages: English, Spanish (intermediate)
Interest Areas: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages