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Lin Guo

Lin Guo

Lecturer, English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

334 HB Crouse Hall

Research and Teaching Interests

Dr.Guo's research mainly focuses on examining the role of metacognition in second language reading and writing and the interplay between first language proficiency and second language learning. She specializes in quantitative research methods, especially Structural Equation Modeling. 


  • The Ohio State University. Ph.D. (Second and Foreign Language Education), August 2014
  • Nanjing University. M.A. (English Language and Literature), July 2005
  • Nankai University. B.A. (English Language and Literature), July 2002


  • Lecturer, Language, Literature and Linguistics Department, Syracuse University, 08/2016-present
  • ELL Specialist, English Language Center, Miami University Middletown, 08/2014-08/2016
  • ESL Instructor, Intensive English Program, Angelo State University, 03/2014-05/2014
  • Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, The Ohio State University, 01/2010-12/2013
  • English Lecturer, English Department, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 01/2006-07/2008
  • Interpreter, Shanghai Consulting Center for Internet Economy, 01/2005-12/2005