Burak Senel

Contact

Dept:ENGL
Email:senel@iastate.edu
Office:Ross
527 Farm House Ln
Ames IA
50011-1054
Phone:515-294-2180

Bio

Burak Senel is a Ph.D. student in the Applied Linguistics and Technology program. He received his BA degree in English Language Education from TED University summa cum laude and his MSc degree in Human Language Technology from the University of Arizona as a Fulbright scholar. He has over 10 years of language teaching experience, working with students from many levels and age groups as well as over five years of experience in developing AI-powered educational apps. His research interests include Automatic Language Testing and Automatic Language Evaluation. His motivation is to help develop fairer, cheaper, and more accessible high-stakes language tests and test materials for as many test-takers as possible with the help of AI.