Vocabulary Technical Advisory Group
2015 - Present
Professor of Applied Linguistics at the University of Nottingham. He is interested in all aspects of vocabulary acquisition, processing, and use. He has researched this area extensively, and has published 8 books and over 50 refereed articles on the topic. In conjunction with his PhD students, he is currently studying the acquisition and knowledge of formulaic language, the development of the next generation of vocabulary test, and the interrelationships of various types of word knowledge in the mental lexicon.