Dorian Dorado | LSU Foreign Languages and Literatures

Dorian  Dorado 

Assistant Professor of Spanish 

Ph.D. The University of Florida, 2011

Phone: 225-578-5175


Office: 309 Hodges Hall


Area of Interest

Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy
Language Variation & Change
Bilingualism, Language Contact, Loan Words and Calquing

Recent teaching

SPAN 4005 Structure of the Spanish Language
SPAN 4603 Applied Linguistics
SPAN 7985 Research in Spanish Linguistics 

Awards & Honors

2010-2011 Auzenne Dissertation Award. Fall 2010.
2010-2011 Supplemental Retention Program Award.  Fall 2010.
2010-2011 Graduate School Supplemental Dissertation Award. Summer 2010.
2011-2012 The Alyce Norine Haines Fellowship. Summer 2011.

Selected Publications

Variation on copula choice:  A Comparative Analysis on Advanced Second Language Learners from Two Speech Communities.