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Lupco Spasovski

Ross-Blakley Hall 101
PO Box 871401
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Biography

Lupco Spasovski has been teaching at Arizona State University Department of English since 1998. He specializes in pragmatics, ESL, and cross-cultural studies. At ASU, Spasovski held the positions of an honors disciplinary faculty at Barrett, the Honors College, and an instructor at the ASU Critical Languages Institute -- an internationally recognized institute specializing in less commonly taught languages. Before moving to Arizona, from 1990-1998, he was a lecturer in English linguistics at the University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje, Macedonia. 

Spasovski has designed, taught, and supervised courses in general and applied linguistics, English grammar, phonetics and phonology, sociolinguistics, methods of teaching English, EFL, ESL, ESP, and writing. His research and scholarly interests focus on pragmatics, phonology, sociolinguistics, second-language acquisition, and ESL. Spasovski is a recipient of a number of awards for academic excellence, student mentoring, and professional service.

Education

  • PhD Linguistics, Arizona State University
  • MA English (Linguistics), Arizona State University
  • BA English Language and Literature, Letters, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University

Research Interests

Pragmatics

Sociolinguistics

Second Language Acquisition and Theory

Phonology

Intercultural communication

English as a Second Language

Publications

Books

Spasovski, Lupco. Morphology and Pragmatics of the Diminutive: Evidence from Macedonian. Saarbrücken, Germany: Scholars' Press, 2016. Print.

 

Published Conference Papers

Spasovski, Lupco. On the Rules, Uniformity, and Consistency in Transcribing from English. Proc. of Seventeenth International Conference on Macedonian Language, Literature, and Culture, Ohrid. Skopje: Ss. Cyril and Methodius UP, 2017. 83-101. Print.

Spasovski, Lupco.  On the Phonology and Semantics of Level Intonation Patterns in American English. Language and Society at the Turn of the 21st Century: Proceedings of the First International Congress of the Macedonian Applied Linguistics Association. Ed. by Lj. Stefanovski and J. Lazarevska. Skopje: University of Skopje, 2000. 107-13. Print.

 

Articles in Journals

Spasovski, Lupco.  Catch 22: Semantics of Black Humor. Lettre Internationale. Dec.1995: 40-2. Skopje: Gjurgja. Print.

 

Book Reviews

Rottenberg, Annette T. and Donna Haisty Winchell. Elements of Argument, 10th ed. Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martin's. 2012. Print

Kramer, Christina E. Macedonian: A Course for Beginning and Intermediate Students. Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Pres., 1999. Print.

Courses

Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
LIN 591 Seminar
Summer 2021
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
LIN 520 Second-Lang Acquisition Theory
Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
LIN 591 Seminar
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
LIN 520 Second-Lang Acquisition Theory
LIN 591 Seminar
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
LIN 520 Second-Lang Acquisition Theory
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
LIN 501 Approaches to Research
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
LIN 591 Seminar
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
ENG 404 Studies 2nd Lang Acquisition
LIN 510 Linguistics
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics
LIN 520 Second-Lang Acquisition Theory
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
LIN 510 Linguistics

Honors/Awards

Distinguished Instruction, Critical Language Institute, The Melikian Center for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies, Arizona State University
Honors Disciplinary Faculty Outstanding Mentor, Barrett, The Honors College, Arizona State University
The Xavier College Award for Excellence in Teaching
Arizona State University Russian and East European Studies Consortium Research Fellow
Arizona State University Graduate Associate Scholarship
The British Council Post-Graduate Scholarship, London University College, UK
Italian Government International Students Award, University of Perugia, Italy

Professional Associations

Linguistic Society of America

TESOL International