Joanne Sellen, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor
(309) 298-2247



Washington State University, Pullman, Washington
Ph.D., Education, 2011

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
M.A., Linguistics (concentration in TESOL), 1982

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
B.A., Spanish Literature, 1981

University of Michigan English Language Institute, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Certificate, Teacher Education Program, 1981


Bilingual/ESL Teacher Preparation, Cultural Studies in Education, Critical Pedagogy in Teacher Preparation for Future Teachers of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners, Second Language Acquisition.

Research Interests

English Language Learners/Bilingual Learners and Identity, Language and Literacy Development in Bilingual Learners, Critical Literacy, Computer Assisted Language Learning, Teacher Preparation and Critical Pedagogy, Inservice Teachers' Adaptation to Changing School Demographics.

Curriculum Vitae