- Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
- M.A., Payap University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
- B.A., Moscow State University, Russia
Alexander Lapidus holds a Ph.D. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Composition. He is an English as a Second Language teacher-scholar and specializes in applied linguistics, the theory and pedagogy of multi-literacies, and cross-cultural communication. He has taught English as a Second Language in the US and overseas.