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Margi Wald

Lecturer
Office Address: 
115 Wheeler Hall
Office Hours: 
TTh 5:00-6:00 pm in 122 Barrows Hall; by appointment in 115 Wheeler Hall
Phone: 
+1 510-642-2562
Biography 

Margi Wald, M.A. Applied Linguistics, University of Houston, teaches first-year composition, reading, and grammar & vocabulary courses specifically designed for multilingual student writers.  She directs UC Berkeley's Summer English Language Studies program, co-edits The CATESOL Journal, and is a member of International TESOL Association's Conferences Professional Council.  She co-edited Teaching U.S.-educated Multilingual Student Writers (with Mark Roberge and Kay Losey) and co-authored the textbook Exploring Options in Academic Writing: Effective Vocabulary and Grammar Use (with Jan Frodesen). Her research focuses on corpus-based materials development and academic literacy development among immigrant ESL students.