Jin-Suk  Byun

Assistant Professor

Childhood Education, Literacy, and TESOL • College of Education & Human Services

Areas of Expertise

TESOL & Second Language Acquisition (SLA)

Education

Ph.D. Linguistics - Second Language Acquisition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2006

M.A. Linguistics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2001

M.A. Teaching English as a Second Language 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2000

B.A. English Education
Seoul National University
1991

Biography

Dr. Byun graduated with a Ph.D. in Linguistics with a focus on second language acquisition (SLA) in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign after he had received his first MA in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) and his second in linguistics from the same university.

He taught various groups of English Language Learners and Korean language learners including elementary and secondary students and adult language learners.

His research interests include input, interaction, and output in second language acquisition, automaticity from SLA and psycholinguistic perspectives, Classroom English, and the effect of TESOL/TEFL certificate program  

ByunContact Information

Building 57, Room 2220

(904) 620-2348

j.byun@unf.edu