My work focuses on student learning outcomes in, as well as critical analysis of the following: foreign language community service learning, social entrepreneurship, social media and languages for specific purposes. I also create curricular materials that reflect current research. In order to engage with language educators and learners worldwide, I am active on social media (http://about.me/aabbott).
Distinctions / Awards
- Chancellor's Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award
- University Distinguished Teacher-Scholar