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Doctor Duygu Candarli

Dr Duygu Candarli

Lecturer in ELT/TESOL

Research interests

  • Second language writing, writing assessment
  • Corpus linguistics, learner corpora, phraseology
  • Academic discourse, discourse analysis

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Dr Duygu Candarli is a Lecturer in TESOL at the University of Southampton. She specialises in second language writing, writing assessment, academic discourse, corpus linguistics, longitudinal and mixed methods research in applied linguistics. She holds a PhD in Language Education from the University of Manchester. Prior to joining the University of Southampton, she taught and researched TESOL-related areas at several universities.

Dr Candarli sits on the committee of the BAAL (British Association for Applied Linguistics) Linguistics and Knowledge about Language in Education (LKALE) Special Interest Group as a meeting and web coordinator. She is an Associate Editor of Humanities & Social Sciences Communications journal and a member of the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Talent Peer Review College.