Viola Green

Teaching Postdoc of French

Member Of:
  • School of Modern Languages
Office Location:
Habersham 117
Office Hours:
M, W 3pm-4pm


Viola Green is a Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Modern Languages. She received her Ph.D. in French Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin in 2016. Her expertise lies in Second Language Acquisition, Bilingualism and Psycholinguistics. Her dissertation, Native and Nonnative Intuitions on the Phonology of Binomial Locutions, investigates speakers’ sensitivities to the phonological patterns of binomials (e.g., wear and tear, dilly-dally) in French and English. Before joining Georgia Tech, Dr. Green taught various levels of French at the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT). She also served as a French Language Coordinator at the University of Utah from 2010 to 2012.


Research Fields:
  • Applied, Cognitive and Socio-Cultural Linguistics
  • French
  • Instructional Technologies for Foreign Language Acquisition
  • Linguistics
  • Pedagogy and Curriculum Development


  • FREN-1001: Elementary French I
  • FREN-1002: Elementary French II
  • FREN-2001: French Culture I
  • FREN-2002: French Culture II
  • FREN-3030: French Phonetics
  • FREN-3040: Reading and Translation
  • FREN-3823: Special Topics
  • LING-2100: Intro to Linguistics

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