Michigan State University
Michigan State University
Department of Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages
Susan Gass
Home > People > Faculty > Susan Gass

CD116-0303- Gass scaled.jpgUniversity Distinguished Professor

Ph.D., Indiana University, M.A., UCLA
B-230 Wells Hall
(517) 353-0800

Susan Gass has published widely in the field of second language acquisition with more than 100 articles and more than 40 books (including translations of her articles and books into Arabic, Chinese, Korean, and Russian). Her most recent publications include: Second Language Acquisition: An Introductory Course (with Jennifer Behney and Luke Plonsky, 2013) and Second Language Research: Methodology and Design (with Alison Mackey, 2016), both published by Routledge. She is the winner of numerous rewards within Michigan State University as well as national and international awards. She is an honorary member of the American Association for Applied Linguistics and the International Association of Applied Linguistics. She serves on numerous editorial boards and is the current co-editor of Studies in Second Language Acquisition. She co-edits (with Alison Mackey) the Second Language Acquisition Research series, published by Routledge.