Linguistic Risk-Taking Research Group (LingRisk)

Linguistic Risk-Taking is a new initiative and a new research area in the CCERBAL portfolio. The goals of the Linguistic Risk-Taking Research Group are to:

  • support innovative pedagogical approaches to authentic and autonomous language learning;
  • generate and analyze research data related to linguistic risk-taking;
  • engage in various training and knowledge dissemination activities;
  • establish national and international partnerships with like-minded researchers and institutions who seek to promote bilingualism and multilingualism in various contexts; and
  • integrate interdisciplinary perspectives from applied linguistics, education, psychology, health sciences, and beyond.
     

For more information about this research group, please email Prof. Nikolay Slavkov at LingRisk@uOttawa.ca. For more details about the current implementation of the Linguistic Risk-Taking Initiative at the University of Ottawa, please click here.

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