José Luis Escorcia

José Luis Escorcia
Senior Lecturer in Spanish
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Research/Teaching Interests

  • Second Language Acquisition and sociolinguistics

  • Pedagogy and learning strategies

  • Medical Spanish

  • English as a Second Language

  • Bible study


M.A, Hispanic Linguistics, Indiana University, Bloomington, 2005

M.A, Teaching English as a Second Language, Universidad Del Norte, Barranquilla (Colombia), 1996

B.A, English and Spanish, Corporación Universitaria de la Costa, Barranquilla (Colombia), 1992

Courses Taught at Baylor

  • Elementary Spanish I & II (SPA 1301 & 1302)

  • Intermediate Spanish (SPA 2310)

  • Special Studies in Foreign Language (MLC 1v99)

Selected Publications


Co-authored with Gillian Moss, Luz Stella Villareal, and Mariela Maldonado. Building English Proficiency-Stage 1. ESP Reading Text Course. Barranquilla, Colombia: Instituto de idiomas, Universidad del Norte, 1998.

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