• March 09 – 12, 2019

    AAAL Conference

    Atlanta, USA

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  • August 9 – 14, 2020

    AILA World Congress

    Groningen, Netherlands

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Committees

 

AILA has eight standing committees. They have three-year terms and all are appointed by the President who keeps in mind the need for geographic representation.

Solidarity Award Committee

The Solidarity Award Committee has as its purpose to administer the selection of awardees for each World Congress. The committee is chaired by the Vice President, its members are two members of the International Committee (IC). One of them is the IC representative from the upcoming AILA World Congress host country.

Chair:
Azirah Hashim, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Members:

Marjolijn Verspoor, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Andrea Sterzuk, University of Regina, Regina, Canada

 

The Honorary Award Committee

The Honorary Award Committee has as its purpose to administer the selection of Honorary Members. It is chaired by a member-at-large and includes three members of the International Committee (IC).

Chair:

Susan Hunston, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Member:

Sarah O'Brien, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Meilutė Ramonienė, Vilnius University, Lithuania

 

Editorial Board of AILA Review

The Editorial Board of AILA Review oversees the planning and quality of future issues. The committee is chaired by the Publications Coordinator. In addition, one Executive Board (EB) Member-at-Large, one member of the International Committee (IC) and two well-regarded scholars.

Chair:
Antje Wilton, University of Siegen, Germany

Members:

Limin Jin, Beijing Foreign Studies University, China

Rosa M. Manchon, University of Murcia, Spain

Branca Falabella Fabricio, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Barbara Seidlhofer, University of Vienna, Austria

 

Editorial Board of AILA Applied Linguistics Series (AALS)

The Editorial Board of AILA Applied Linguistics Series oversees the planning and quality of future book publications. The committee is chaired by the Publications Coordinator. In addition, one Executive Board (EB) Member-at-Large, one member of the International Committee (IC) and three well-regarded scholars (selected by the Publications Coordinator in consultation with the President).

Chair:

Antje Wilton, University of Siegen, Germany

Members:

Hisako Yamauchi, Fukuoka University, Japan

Anne Pitkanen-Huhta, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Hanele Dufva, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Folkert Kuiken, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Susanne Niemeier,University Koblenz-Landau, Germany

Rosa M. Manchon, University of Murcia, Spain

Susan Gass, Michigan State University, USA

 

ReN Committee

The ReN committee oversees all matters pertaining to ReN activities including decisions about approval and continuation of ReNs. The committee is chaired by the ReN coordinator. In addition, one member-at-large and three members of the International Committee (IC) will serve on the committee.

Chair:
Laura Gurzynski-Weiss, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

Current Members:

Anne Pitkanen-Huhta, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Lian Zhang, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Beijing, China

Laurie Anderson, University of Siena, Arezzo, Italy

 

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is charged with the responsibility of creating a viable group of candidates for each of the Executive Board (EB) positions.The committee is chaired by the Past President and is made up of two additional members: one EB member and one member of the International Committee (IC).

Chair:
Claire Kramsch, University of California Berkeley, USA

Members:
Ee Ling Low, National Institute of Education, Singapore

Markus Bieswanger, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany

The IACC Committee

Chair:

Daniel Perrin, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur, Switzerland

Members:

Paula Szundy, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Marjolijn Verspoor, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands