Dr. Sally Cook
Professor of Linguistics
BA, Miami University of Ohio; MA, Indiana University; PhD, Indiana University.
Dr. Cook began teaching at Truman in 1990, and she specializes in Applied Linguistics/ESL programs She usually teaches Intro to Linguistics, English Grammars, Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language, Language and Learning, etc. Her current research interests are the influence of email on writing conventions, and how plagiarism is defined in different cultures.
"Undergrad: Miami University, Oxford, Ohio. When people asked me what I was going to do with a B.A. in English, I told them that I only know what I didn't want to do: I was not going to go to grad school, and I did not want to teach. Graduate: M.A. and PhD. from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN."