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Image credit: courtesy of Valerie Faminoff

Welcome to ETAS Research SIG

I am interested in academic writing, academic pedagogy, and everyday academic life. Please email me if you’d like to contribute in any way to this page – online resources, articles, events, musings, etc.  Contact me at research@e-tas.ch - Valerie Faminoff (Research SIG coordinator).

Upcoming Events

SAVE THE DATE!  for our 34th Annual Conference and AGM, which will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 20 and 21 January 2018 at the Bildungszentrum Zofingen. The venue for this event is situated in the heart of Switzerland, within 5 minutes train ride to Olten, in the picturesque city of Zofingen!

Opportunity for Research:

Some useful and helpful research links:


Patter - Pat Thomson's Blog

English For Academic Study

Teaching EAP

Gemma Lunn's Blog - Early Reflection

ELT Springboard based in Bern

Publishing and Pondering

LSE Impact Blog

Explorations of Style

DoctoralWriting SIG

Literature and where research is published:

Virtual Issue on the theme of ‘creative expression’ in action research

ResearchGate - Share and discover research


IATEFL - Monthly webinars are free of charge and are open to both members and non-members of IATEFL

British Council