April Tan

Contact

Dept:ENGL
Email:apriltan@iastate.edu
Office:246 Ross
527 Farm House Ln.
Ames IA
50011-1054
Phone:515-294-2180

Bio

April Tan is a Ph.D. student in the Applied Linguistics and Technology Program. She holds an M.A. in TESL/Applied Linguistics from Iowa State University and a B.A. in Creative Advertising with a concentration in Leadership Studies from Drake University. Her research area is in the intersection of pronunciation and dialects, theater, and technology, ultimately culminating in her interest in computational sociophonetics. She currently works at the Center for Communication Excellence (CCE) as an Academic Communications Consultant. In addition to this, April has taught ENGL 150 and ENGL 250 here at Iowa State and has also been involved in a number of ISU Theater Productions.