Adeola Agoke

Position title: Acting Language Program Director


1458 Van Hise

Dr. Adeola Agoke earned her PhD from the Department of African Cultural Studies in 2019. She is an Assistant Faculty Associate, teaching courses in applied/sociocultural linguistics and currently serving as the (Acting Director) of the African Language Program. Adeola’s research interest is in critical discourse studies, sociocultural linguistics, second language acquisition, and pedagogy of African languages. She also teaches the online multilanguage seminar and language learning methods courses. With a passion for connecting research to program design and instruction, she brings dynamism to methods in African Language pedagogy.