Taina Tammelin-Laine

University of Jyväskylä – is a research coordinator at the Centre for Studies in Applied Languages. For her 2014 PhD she conducted a ten-month study of the L2 development of five women without literacy skills as they participated in a Finnish language course. In 2011 she represented Finnish universities in a National Board of Education to develop a core curriculum for migrant adults in Finland. In 2012, she served as secretary when her university hosted the LESLLA symposium.