School of Education and Human Development

Alexander Lapidus

Associate Professor, Literacy, Language, and Culture Department

Office Location

218A Bailey Hall



Academic Degrees

  • 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.