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Avrajit Dey

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English
Grad Teaching Associate
Graduate Assistant/Associate, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1401
Student Information:
Graduate Student
Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
The College of Lib Arts & Sci

Research Interests: 

Second language Writing, Bilingualism, Second Langauge Acquisition, Computer Assisted Language Learning

Research Group: 

Deaprtment of English Language Education,EFL University,Hyderabad, India

 

Publications: 
  • “Transfer of L1 Writing Strategies to L2 Writing: Its Implications on Writing Strategy Training” in the International Journal of English: Literature, Language and Skills, (IJELLS), January,2016, Volume 4,Issue 4 ISSN 2278-0742
Research Activity: 

- Conducted an M.Phil Level research project (2007-2009) at EFL University, Hyderabad, India.

The focus of my research was the transfer of first language and second language writing strategies at secondary level school learners in Bangla medium schools at Kolkata, West Bengal.

 

Paper Presentations:

  • “Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) in a Bilingual Setting: Experimentations and Observations at the Sixth Standard” at 11th International English Language Teacher Association, India (ELTAI),Hyderabad in June,2016

 

  • “English Only: Opening the Pandora’s Box” at the International Conference on “English Language and Literature: Readings and Reflections” at GITAM University, Hyderabad in August,2015

 

  • “Effect of Learners’ Anxiety on the Usage of Second Language Writing Strategies: Evidences from Secondary Level Language Learners” at Confluence VI, Annual International Conference at Gaikwad-Patil College of Engineering, Nagpur in January,2015

 

  • “Transfer of L1 Writing Strategies to L2 writing for Secondary Level Learners: Evidences from Secondary Level Bangla Medium School Students” at the International Seminar on “ELT in the Context of a Globalised World” at Madras Christian College, Chennai in January,2013

 

  • “Introduction: Life and Work of John Donne” at the Seminar on John Donne and John Keats held by the Department of English, Charuchandra College, Kolkata, in November,2002

 

Workshops

  • Participated in a workshop on “Developing an Independent Learner” conducted by the British Council, Kolkata in July,2012
  • Participated in a workshop on “Activating the ESL Classroom” conducted by the American Centre, Kolkata in May,2012
  • Participated in an international workshop on “Academic Publishing in ESL” conducted by the English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad in December, 2007
Fall 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 107First-Year Composition
Summer 2021
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ENG 107First-Year Composition
Spring 2021
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ENG 108First-Year Composition
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 108First-Year Composition
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 107First-Year Composition
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 108First-Year Composition
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 107First-Year Composition
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 108First-Year Composition
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 107First-Year Composition
Spring 2018
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ENG 102First-Year Composition
Fall 2017
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ENG 101First-Year Composition
Presentations: 
  • Worked as an assistant teacher (English) at Bamankhali M.P.P. High School, a government aided higher secondary (10+2 level) school at Sagar, West Bengal since December, 2013
  • Worked as guest-lecturer at the Department of English in Nabadwip Vidyasagar College, Nabadwip, West Bengal for two sessions (August,2011 till July, 2013)
  • Worked as guest-lecturer at the Department of English language and communication at Bengal Institute of Technology, a private engineering college under the Techno India Group (TIG) at Kolkata (October, 2011  to  August, 2012)
  • Worked as  Senior Trainer at Rutledge Joblinks India at  Hyderabad and Mumbai (from December 2008 till November,2010)
  • Worked as Content Writer at SQL Star International Limited, Hyderabad (October, 2006 to March, 2007)
  • Worked as an Academic Instructor (Verbal) at IMS Learning Resources Private Limited at Mangalore (June, 2005 – December, 2005), Kolkata (January, 2006 – July, 2006) and Hyderabad (April, 2007 – August, 2008)
Industry Positions: 

 

  • Worked as  Senior Trainer at Rutledge Joblinks India at  Hyderabad and Mumbai (from December, 2008 till November, 2010)
  • Worked as Content Writer at SQL Star International Limited, Hyderabad (October, 2006 to March, 2007)
  • Worked as an Academic Instructor (Verbal) at IMS Learning Resources Private Limited at Mangalore (June, 2005 – December, 2005), Kolkata (January, 2006 – July, 2006) and Hyderabad (April, 2007 – August, 2008)