Sarah J. Shin

Professor of Education

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

1000 Hilltop Circle

Baltimore, MD 21250, USA





Sarah J. Shin is Professor of Education at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Dr. Shin completed her Ph.D. in linguistics at the University of Michigan and joined the UMBC education faculty in 1999. She served as co-director of the TESOL graduate program from 2003 to 2016 and has established an international reputation as a scholar in bilingualism, heritage language education, and TESOL teacher preparation. She is the (co)author of Linguistics for language teachers (Routledge, 2020), Bilingualism in schools and society (Routledge, 2018), English language teaching as a second career (Multilingual Matters, 2017), and Developing in two languages (Multilingual Matters, 2005). She serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Language, Identity, and Education. Dr. Shin is the 2017-2020 UMBC Presidential Research Professor.

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