Robert Troyer

Associate Professor & International Academic Support Director, English Studies Department

503-838-9123 | troyerr@wou.edu
APSC 501

Personal Website

At WOU since

09/16/2007

Fun fact

Aside from being a linguist, I'm a PCIA certified rock climbing instructor and occasionally teach PE 176: Intro to Rock Climbing and weekend lead-climbing workshops for the WOU Health and Wellness Center.

Office Hours

MonTuesWedsThursFri
 2:00-4:00 2:00-4:00 
and by appointment

Course schedule

Fall 2019
CRNCourseTitleTimesLocation
11119 ICS110 INTL FIRST YEAR EXP MW 1600-1650 APS 302
11530 LING410 THEOR FORGN LANG ACQ TR 1200-1350 BELL 332
11764 LING310 INTRODUCTION TO LINGUISTICS - ONLINE CRS

Vitae

Areas of responsibility

Associate Professor of Linguistics &
Director, Office of International Student Academic Support

Link to CV

 

Education

Ph.D. in Linguistics: English as an International Langauge Program, 2007, Chulalongkorn University Bangkok

MAT in Seconday Education, 1999, Western Oregon University, Monmouth

BS in Interdisciplinary Studies, 1994, Western Oregon State College, Monmouth

 

Teaching focus

Courses

Ling 416: TEFL Practicum
Ling 410: Theories of Foreign Language Acquisition
Ling 350: Linguistics in the Digital Age
Ling 315: Structure of English
Ling 314: Language Study for Elementary/Middle Teachrs
Ling 310: Introduction to Linguistics
Ling 136: Academic Discourse for International Students

ED 607 & 638: Contextualized ELD Instruction

WR 135: College Writing II
WR 115: College Writing I
WR 115: College Writing I for International Students

Eng 104: Introduction to Literature--Fiction
Eng 105: Introduction to Literature--Drama
Eng 106: Introduction to Literature--Poetry

 

Research areas

Linguistic Landscapes

Linguistic_Landscape_Bibliography

Corpus Linguistics

Second Language Acquisition

 




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