About John Hedgcock

Professor Hedgcock teaches courses such as Language Analysis, Structure of English, Second Language Acquisition, Teaching Writing, Teaching Reading, Portfolio Preparation, and the Language Teaching Practicum. A two-time recipient of the Institute's Excellence in Teaching Award, he has held instructional positions in English for Academic Purposes (EAP), English as a Second Language (ESL), and Composition at the university and community college levels; he has also taught French, Spanish, and English as a Foreign Language. In addition to presenting papers and workshops at national and international conferences, he has worked with language professionals in Africa and the Middle East as a consultant and teacher educator.


Present Professor, Monterey Institute of International Studies



Research Interests

Applied Linguistics, English for Academic Purposes (EAP), Second Language Acquisition (SLA), English as a Second Language (ESL), and Teacher Education

Honors and Awards

  • MIIS Excellence in Teaching Award


  • Language Analysis
  • Structure of English
  • Teaching of Reading
  • Portfolio Seminar

Contact Information

460 Pierce St.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 647-4197

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