Dr. Natalie Phillips

Research Chair in Sensory - Cognitive Health in Aging and Dementia · Concordia University

Natalie is an expert in neuropsychology, studies cognition and brain function in healthy older adults and those with/at risk for dementia.

Cognitive Assessment Sensory Function and Cognition Neuropsychology Aging and Dementia Bilingualism

Timothy Hogue

Lecturer of Theological Studies · Loyola Marymount University

Timothy Hogue is an expert in social and cognitive scientific approaches to material and textual culture.

Achaeology Anatolian Studies Northwest Semitics Textual Culture Hebrew Bible

Francisco Ramos

Professor · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Teaching and Learning

Second Language Acquisition Methods Strategies in Second Language Acquisition Dual Language Education Instructional Use of Primary Languages with Linguistic Minorities Bilingual Education

William Perez

Professor & Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Educational Leadership and Administration

Immigration Status & Nationality Race and Ethnicity Diversity Social Identity Motivation

Shana Poplack

Distinguished University Professor and Canada Research Chair (I) in Linguistics · University of Ottawa

Sociolinguist specializing in vernacular speech, with a focus on bilingual and minority contexts

Language Ideology Language Prescription African American Vernacular English French in Canada Language Contact

Steve Przymus

Assistant Professor · Texas Christian University

Steve Daniel Przymus, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of Bilingual Education/ESL at Texas Christian University.

Language Planning & Policy Assessment in Bilingual Special Education Bilingual Education Models Sociolinguistics Identity

Laura Tamblyn Watts, LLB

President and CEO · CanAge

Nationally and internationally recognized expert on law and aging issues, with a specialty in law reform, policy, partnerships, and more.

Financial Literacy for Vulnerable Populations Plain Language Tool Development Legal Research Elder Law Mediation

Gordon K. McIvor, Ph.D.

Executive Director · National Executive Forum on Public Property

Distinguished leader in the Canadian public relations and communications industry with a wealth of first hand experience

Strategic Communications Planning Media Relations Government Relations Corporate Public Materials Corporate Social Responsibility

Crystal Marull

Coordinator of the Online Spanish Program · University of Florida

Crystal Marull holds a Ph.D. in Bilingualism and Second Language Acquisition.

Distance/Online Learning Pedagogy Second Language Pedagogy Heritage Language Acquisition Education Second Language Processing

Jongyeon (Joy) Ee

Assistant Professor · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Teaching and Learning

Educational Inequality Education for English Language Learners (ELLs) Dual Language Education School Segregation