Alessandro Benati [+]
The University of Hong Kong
Alessandro Benati is Director of CAES at The University of Hong Kong (HKU). He is known for his work in second language acquisition and second language teaching. He has published ground-breaking research on the pedagogical framework called processing instruction. He is a member of the REF Panel 2021 and Honorary Professor at the University of York SJ.
What is language? Role of transfer and input in language acquisition, role of instruction, individual difference, SLA, evidence-based approach to language teaching.