Joseph Dicks



Education, Faculty of

Marshall d'Avray Hall 346

1 506 458 7114


  • PhD, Psychopedagogy (Ottawa)
  • M.Ed., Second Language Teaching (Ottawa)
  • B.A. Honours, Memorial; B.Ed., Secondary (Memorial)

Key areas of interest

  • Applied linguistics
  • Second language literacy, Program evaluation, Second language assessment;
  • Assessment for learning

Undergraduate teaching

  • ED 5575 Reflection on Second Language Teaching and Practice
  • ED 5561 Évaluation et apprentissage

Graduate teaching

  • ED 6902 Introduction to Research
  • ED 6103 Foundations of Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • ED 6116 Assessment and Learning
  • ED 6901 Doctoral Seminar
  • PhD and M.Ed student supervision

Professional practice, committees and volunteer work

  • Director of Second Language Research Institute of Canada
  • Co-editor of the Canadian Journal of Applied Linguistics
  • Executive Member Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics
  • Member of the NB Ministerial Advisory Committee on French Second Language Education