|Katie O'Donnell Chistoffersen
Assistant Professor of Applied Linguistics at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
|Katie primary research interests are bilingualism, sociolinguistics and language acquisition, especially the use of Spanish, Portuguese and English among young children. Her dissertation research investigated the grammatical, discursive and identity-related patterns of code-switching among young bilingual children in a Spanish immersion classroom in the southwest of the United States. Visit Katie O'Donnell's webpage.