Alyssia Miller


Phone

813-257-3697

Email

amiller@ut.edu

Address

401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606

Building Location

FO 116

Meet Alyssia Miller

Assistant Professor, Spanish

Education:

2013 Pennsylvania State University, B.A.
2015 The University of Alabama, M.A.
2018 The University of Alabama, Ph.D.

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Courses Taught: Introductory Spanish 1
Introductory Spanish 2
Spanish Intensive Review
Intermediate Spanish 1
Intermediate Spanish 2
Cultural Literacy – Honors
Nicaragua Clinical Experience – Honors
Peru Clinical Experience – Honors

Career Specialties: Alyssia Miller specializes in second language acquisition, Spanish and pedagogy. Her other academic interests include medical Spanish and study abroad.

Professional and Community Activities: Miller's research focuses on the use of goals and goal setting to foster linguistic and intercultural competence development in learners of a second language. She has also examined social media and languages for specific purpose and their role in second language acquisition.

Honors and Awards:

  • Three Minute Thesis Finalist, The University of Alabama, November 2017 
  • Reza Ordoubadian Award, Best Student Paper, Southeastern Conference on Linguistics, April 2017 
  • Phi Kappa Phi Love of Learning Award, June 2016 
  • Showcase for Exemplary Website, The University of Alabama, June 2016 
  • Outstanding Graduate Student at The University of Alabama, April 2016 
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society, January 2016 
  • American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese Conference Attendee Travel Stipend, Miami, FL, July 2016 
  • First Time Presenter Award, Alabama World Languages Association, Troy, AL, January 2016 
  • Spanish Service Award, The University of Alabama, December 2015