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The Department of Russian
6085 Reed Hall Room 201
Hanover, New Hampshire 03755-3562
Telephone: (603) 646-2070
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Department Chair
Professor John
Department Administrator
Karen DeRosa,

Deborah Garretson

Professor Deborah GarretsonAssociate Professor, Department of Russian
Second Language Acquisition
213 Reed Hall
(603) 646-3517

Ph.D., New York University, Comparative Slavic Linguistics

Author of numerous articles on various aspects of Second Language Acquisition, ranging from the psycholinguistics of reading in a second language, to cultural frameworks for Second Language Methodology.

Has also served as interpreter as the negotiations for the INF and the START I and START II treaties, as well as at the US-USSR summit meetings since 1985.

Last Updated: 11/21/11