Carol A. Chapelle

Distinguished Professor


Office:339 Ross
527 Farm House Ln
Ames IA


(M.A. and Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Distinguished Professor and Angela B. Pavitt Professor, investigates second language assessment and learning materials, with a focus on how technology is changing research and practice. Her books include Building a validity argument for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (Routledge, 2008) and Tips for teaching with CALL (Pearson-Longman, 2008) and awards include the 2015 American Association for Applied Linguistics Distinguished Service and Scholarship Award. She served as editor of TESOL Quarterly (1999-2004) and the ten-volume Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics (Wiley, 2013); she will begin a term as co-editor of Language Testing in 2016.