Tara Tarpey

Clinical Assistant Professor

English Language Institute

  • BA, Vassar College
  • MA, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • M.Ed., Teachers College, Columbia University
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Tara E. Tarpey is a Clinical Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator for the English Language Institute at the School of Professional Studies. She has been working at NYU since 2011 and in the fields of English and language education since 2001. Tara has been published in a number of professional journals, including Language and Information Society, Discourse Studies, and The Language Teacher, and serves on the review board for the NYS TESOL Journal. She has a BA in English from Vassar College; an MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from Teachers College, Columbia University; and an EdM in Applied Linguistics from Teachers College, Columbia University. Her professional interests include discourse analysis, composition and rhetoric, educational technology, and assessment.

Jan 01 2014

Assessing Academic Speaking Skills: A Group Discussion-Based Activity.

By Idiom
Jan 01 2012

Iâ¿¿m bad at grammar: Self-deprecation in undergraduate peer tutoring

By Language and Information Society
Jan 01 2012

[Review of the book Video in Qualitative Research: Analysing Social Interaction in Everyday Life]

By Teachers College, Columbia University