LTF 2020: In conversation with…
Senior figures from our field reflect on four decades of LTA in the UK, including the role of LTF 1980-2020.
1980s – Professor Liz Hamp-Lyons
1990s – Dr Nick Saville
2000s – Professor Anthony Green
2010s – Professor Tineke Brunfaut
Tineke Brunfaut is a Professor in Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University, where she specializes in language testing and second language reading and listening. Her main research interests are: cognitive and affective factors and processes in language testing, methodology in language testing research, and language test development. Her research has been published in journals such as Applied Linguistics, Assessment in Education, Assessing Writing, Language Assessment Quarterly, Language Testing, Studies in Second Language Acquisition, and TESOL Quarterly. She is a recipient of the ILTA Best Article Award, the e-Assessment Award for Best Research, and the TOEFL Outstanding Young Scholar Award. She also regularly conducts language test development and consultancy work for professional and educational bodies around the world.