Stephen Krashen completed his Ph.D. in Linguistics at UCLA (1972), and is currently an
Emeritus Professor of Education at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Krashen is the author of more than 250 articles and books in the fields of bilingual
education, neurolinguistics, second language acquisition and literacy.
His publications have received numerous awards:
He was the winner of the 1982 Mildenberger Award, given for his book, Second
Language Acquisition and Second Language Learning (Prentice-Hall).
co-winner of the Pimsleur Award, given by the American Council of Foreign
Language Teachers for the best published article in 1985.
paper "Lateralisation, language learning and the critical period"
was selected as Citation Class by Current Contents.
the Distinguished Presentation related to School Library Media Centers,was
awarded by editors of the School Library Media Annual.
also holds a black belt in Tae Kwan Do, and was the winner of the 1978
Venice Beach Open Incline Press Championship.
Dr. Krashen also has other Books and Articles available on his web site: