R. JOSHI
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Primary Emphasis Area: Reading Education
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Research Interests
Bilingualism and Biliteracy
Differential Diagnosis and Intervention of Reading and Spelling Problems
Literacy Acquisition in Different Languages
Literacy/Reading
Orthography and Dyslexia
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Joshi, R.M., Binks, E., Hougen, M., Ocker-Dean, E., Graham, L., & Smith, D. (In press). Teachers' knowledge of Basic Linguistic Skills: Where Does it Come From? In Rosenfield, S., & Berninger, V. (Eds.) Handbook on implementing evidence based academic interventions. New York: Oxford University Press. * (In Press)

2. Washburn, E.K., Binks-Cantrell, E., & Joshi, R.M. (in press). What do preservice teachers from the US and UK know about dyslexia? Dyslexia (In Press)

3. Nakamura, P.R., Koda, K., & Joshi, R. M. (2014). Biliteracy Acquisition in Kannada and English: A Developmental Study. Writing Systems Research, 6, 132[48]13147. Doi.org/10.1080/17586801.2013.855620

4. Joshi, R. M. (2014). Education and Training of Professional Early Literacy Educators. In J. F. Maas, S. C. Ehmig, & C. Seelmann (eds.). Prepare for Life!: Raising Awareness for Early Literacy Education (pp. 170-177). Leipzig, Germany: Stiftung Lesen (German Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

5. Saigh-Haddad, E. & Joshi, R. M. (Eds.). (2014). Handbook of Arabic Literacy. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.

6. Pittman, R. T., Joshi, R. M., & Carreker, S (2014). Improving the spelling ability among speakers of African American English through explicit instruction. Literacy Research and Instruction. 53, 107[48]13133. DOI: 10.1080/19388071.2013.870623

7. Carreker, S., & Joshi, R. M. (2014). Six syllable types. In C R. Reynolds, K. J. Vannest, & E Fletcher-Janzen (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Special Education. New York, NY: John Wiley Publishers. *

8. Joshi, R. M. & Carreker, S. (2014). Spelling: Foundation of reading and the greatest ornament of writing. In C R. Reynolds, K. J. Vannest, & E Fletcher-Janzen (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Special Education. (pp. 2465-2467). New York, NY: John Wiley Publishers.

9. Dixon, L. Q., Wu, S., Burgess-Brigham, R., Joshi, R. M., Binks-Cantrell, E., & Washburn, E. (2014). Teaching English reading: What is included in the textbooks of pre-service teachers? In N. Harwood (Ed.), English language teaching textbooks: Content, consumption, production. (pp. 111-141). New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan *

10. Dyslexia Handbook (2014). Texas Education Agency, Austin, TX

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* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts (Current)

Strengthening Europeans' Capabilities by Establishing the European Literacy Network. (Co-PI)
Committee on Science and Technology (COST) - European Union (Private)
2014/08/01 - 2018/07/31
Total Funding: 20,000.

Processes of Children's Literacy Acquisition in Chinese as a Second Language. (Co-I)
Hong Kong (Private)
2012/09/01 - 2015/08/31
Total Funding: 8,000.

Literacy Studies Group. (PI)
TAMU - Liberal Arts - Glasscock Center (State)
2003/09/01 - 2015/08/31
Total Funding: 18,000.
Courses Taught
Former Doctoral Students
Regina Boulware Gooden (Spring, 2004), Ph.D.
Mary Ghong (Fall, 2006), Ph.D.
Emily Dean (Spring, 2007), Ph.D.
Ramona Pittman (Summer, 2007), Ph.D.
Lori Lynn Graham (Summer, 2007), Ph.D.
Emily Binks (Spring, 2008), Ph.D.
Erin Kuhl Washburn (Fall, 2009), Ph.D.
Yi-Fen Yeh (Spring, 2010), Ph.D.
Hui-Kai Chuang (Spring, 2010), Ph.D.
Suzanne Carreker (Spring, 2011), Ph.D.
Jing Zhao (Spring, 2011), Ph.D.
Barbara Conway (Summer, 2011), Ph.D.
Sookkyung Yeon (Fall, 2012), Ph.D.
Astri Yulia (Spring, 2013), Ph.D.
Zainab Abdulameer Ahmed Husain Allaith (Spring, 2013), Ph.D.
Sheldon Barr (Spring, 2013), Ph.D.
Bestern Kaani (Fall, 2014), Ph.D.
Melike Unal (Fall, 2014), Ph.D.
Han Suk Bae (Spring, 2015), Ph.D.
Editorial Positions

Editorial Board Member (2013 - ). Journal of Educational Psychology

Editorial Board Member (2006 - ). Scientific Studies of Reading

Editorial Board Member (2005 - ). Dyslexia: An international Journal

Editorial Board Member (2003 - ). Journal of Literacy Research

Editorial Board Member (2001 - 2003). Reading Research Quarterly

Editorial Board Member (2000 - ). Annals of Dyslexia

Editorial Board Member (1998 - ). Reading Psychology

Editorial Board Member (1994 - ). Journal of Learning Disabilities

Editorial Board Member (1993 - 1999). The Reading Teacher

Editor (1989 - ). Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal

Editor (1987 - 2004). Monograph series on Neuropsychology and Cognition

Professional Leadership/Service (International/National)

(2011). Brazos County Branch.  International Dyslexia Association

(2011). Co-coodinator.  With Dr. Helfeldt for Reading program

(2011). Visiting Research Scholar.  German Institute for International Educational Research

(2004-2005). Member, Organizing Committee.  Internaitonal Mutlingualism and Dyslexia Conference

(2004-2005). Member, Organizing Committee.  Cross-Linguistic/Cross-Cultural Communication and Studies

(2003-2005). Secretary.  International Dyslexia Association

(2001). Director.  NATO Advanced Study Institutes on Literacy/Orthography/Dyslexia

(2000-present). Board of Directors.  International Dyslexia Association

(1987). Director.  NATO Advanced Study Institutes on Literacy/Orthography/Dyslexia

(1982). Director.  NATO Advanced Study Institutes on Literacy/Orthography/Dyslexia

(1980). Director.  NATO Advanced Study Institutes on Literacy/Orthography/Dyslexia

Awards

(2014). Distinguished Scientific Team Award.  Society for the scientific studies of reading

(2012). Visiting Research Scholar.  German Institute for International Educational Research

(2009-11). Visiting Scholar.  Erasmus Mundus, University of Potsdam, Germany

(2001). Fellow.  International Academy of Learning Disabilities

(1989). Teacher of the Year.  Fayetteville State University

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