Janine Carlock

Assistant Professor
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
English as a Second Language

College Hall 448B
Phone: 412.396.4724


M.A., Linguistics with TESOL certificate, University of Pittsburgh, 1996
B.A., Chinese, University of Pittsburgh, 1992

Basic Reading A
Intermediate Grammar
Intermediate Reading
Advanced Writing
Advanced Grammar A
Advanced Grammar B
Advanced Speaking/Listening
Term Paper
Academic Writing in Context
Research and Info Skills


Presented with two other University of Pittsburgh writing instructors at CCCC conference in Spring 2013 about our work with freshman Chinese student learners

Participated as part of a panel at the 2012 Spring Three Rivers TESOL meeting to discuss preparing international students for university writing; I discussed why we chose to write The ESL Handbook and the process we underwent writing The ESL Handbook and getting it published to provide others interested in writing materials with basic information for their reference

Presented at the IWCA(International Writing Center Association) conference in Baltimore in November, 2010 informing others about the University of Pittsburgh Writing Center's Freshman Engineering Writing Program


In process, Fall 2016 anticipated release date
with co-authors: A Research Paper Writing Handbook (working title), University of Michigan Press

November 2012
A Condensed ESL Writer's Handbook, a version of An ESL Writer's Handbook, requested by users of the original handbook, University of Michigan Press

May 2010
with co-authors, An ESL Writer's Handbook and A Workbook to Accompany the ESL Writer's Handbook, University of Michigan Press

February 2009
appendix for John M. Lannon's book The Writing Process: A Concise Rhetoric, Reader, and Handbook 10th Edition, Longman