Ken Decker, M.A.

International Language Assessment Coordinator

Current position

  • International Language Assessment Coordinator (2006–)

Degrees

  • M.A., Linguistics, University of Texas, Arlington, 1992 MA thesis: “Factors Affecting Language Maintenance and Shift in Chitral District, Pakistan”
  • B.A., Industrial Education, Purdue University, 1981

Other experience

  • South Asia Survey Team (1987–92)
  • Belize Kriol Translation Project (1993–2001)
  • Caribbean Survey Team (2001–2004)
  • Americas Area Survey Coordinator (2004–2005)

Memberships

  • Society for Caribbean Linguistics (1994–)

Language proficiency

  • Belize Kriol FSI 2+

Research interests

  • Sociolinguistics
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