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Continuing Lecturer & Assistant Director
Office Location
South Hall 3503
Office Hours
Summer 2023: email for an appointment


Randall Rightmire has taught Linguistics, ESL, and college writing for over 30 years. His areas of interest include teaching writing and grammar, training international teaching assistants, and teaching pronunciation. He oversees ITA assessment and graduate writing assessment at UCSB EMS and serves on the board of California Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (CATESOL). In his spare time, he enjoys blogging about grammar and writing at

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