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Lucy Pickering is an Associate Professor and director of the Applied Linguistics Laboratory. She received her Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics in 1999 from the University of Florida. She has taught in University of Alabama, Georgetown University and Georgia State University. She joined the faculty at Texas A&M-Commerce in August 2010. Her research program is focused on spoken discourse. She has done considerable work with Brazil's model of Discourse Intonation and its application to second language classroom discourse. Additional interests include
She has been published in a wide range of journals including TESOL Quarterly,World Englishes,Journal of Pidgin & Creole Languages,Modern Language Journal,System, English for Specific Purposes, Intercultural Pragmatics and Annual Review of Applied Linguistics. In 2010, she co-authored a textbook (with Greta Gorsuch, Colleen Meyers and Dale Giffree) for International Teaching Assistants working in North American university environments titled English Communication for International Teaching Assistants published by Waveland Press.