English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Yorkshire

Purpose of the proposed group
To create a Yorkshire hub for EAP; to promote research-informed teaching of EAP in Yorkshire; to spotlight research on EAP that is being carried out at Hallam; to induct MA TESOL/applied linguistics students into a culture of research-based EAP practice and EAP practitioner research; to disseminate knowledge of EAP practice.

Objectives of the proposed group
1) To create a hub for EAP research in the Yorkshire region
2) To share knowledge and best practice in EAP
3) To develop cross-institutional research projects
4) To induct MA students into the wider EAP research and professional culture

Group main contacts
Dr Lisa McGrath
Dr Helen Donaghue