Dr. Popal has trained ESL/EFL teachers in English and Applied Linguistics across Afghanistan, Pakistan, Korea, China, and Germany since 1980. He has been an integral faculty member in the USF School of Education IME Department, particularly the MATESOL program, since 1993. His published research in bilingual education, linguistic code-switching and code-mixing has contributed significantly to scholarship in his field. He is regularly invited as a featured speaker at national and international...
EdD, Education (Linguistics emphasis), University of San Francisco
PhD, Education, Social and Cultural Studies, University of California, Berkeley