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A Comprehensive Approach to Research and Innovation

Dalia Magana

Assistant Professor
Ph.D.

Research Interests: 

Professor Magaña's research sits at the intersection of sociolinguistics, the analysis of the Spanish language and the modalities of learning a second language. Her topics of expertise include:

  • Sociolinguistics (Spanish Varieties in the U.S., Code-switching, Language Attitudes and Ideologies)
  • Medical Discourse (Spanish in Healthcare, Intercultural Communication)
  • Discourse Analysis (Systemic Functional Linguistics, Appraisal Theory)
  • Heritage and Second Language Acquisition (Academic Writing Development)
  • Technology as a Teaching Tool
Primary Research Interest: 
General Behavioral Sciences
School: 
School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Arts
Bylaw 55 Unit: 
History and World Cultures