Professor Béatrice BOUFOY-BASTICK

Professor – French Language (Modern Languages) and TESOL (Linguistics)




Room 321, 3rd Floor East, School of Humanities
Faculty of Humanities and Education
The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine

Phone: (868) 662-2002, Ext. 83034
Fax: (868) 663-5059


• MA (FLE) cum laude, Université de Rouen
• PhD in Education, The University of the West Indies
• MA (by research) summa cum laude, Université Sorbonne-Paris IV
• PGCE, London University, Institute of Education
• Licence-ès-Lettres, Université Sorbonne-Paris IV

Research Interests

• Development of Culturometrics research methodology
• Measurement of cultural identities
• Second language education methodologies
• Learner Empowerment and Enculturation
• Second language testing
• Language policy

Postgraduate Research Supervision

• Applied Linguistics
• Cultural Studies

Current Courses

FREN 1401 French Language 1A
FREN 1402 French Language 1B
FREN 2401 French Language 2A
FREN 2402 French Language 2B
FREN 3401 French Language 3A
FREN 3402 French Language 3B
LING 5106 Principles of Assessment and Evaluation in TESOL
• Postgraduate research supervisor – Cultural Studies

Recent Publications

Boufoy-Bastick, Béatrice and Savrina Chinien, eds. (forthcoming). Caribbean Dynamics: Re-configuring Caribbean Culture. Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers Ltd.

• Boufoy-Bastick, Béatrice, ed. The International Handbook of Cultures of Educational Policy: International Issues of Policy-outcome Relationships. Strasbourg: Analytrics, 2013.

• Boufoy-Bastick, Béatrice, ed. The International Handbook of Cultures of Professional Development for Teachers: Collaboration, Reflection, Management and Policy. Strasbourg: Analytrics, 2012.

• Boufoy-Bastick, Béatrice. Preserving National Unity: Culturometric Rapid Appraisals of Ethnic Inequalities. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science, 2012.

• Boufoy-Bastick, Béatrice, ed. The International Handbook of Cultures of Teacher Education: Comparative International Issues of Curriculum, Pedagogy and Attainment. Strasbourg: Analytrics, 2011.

• Boufoy-Bastick, Béatrice. Language Education and Policy in Fiji: A Culturometric Investigation of Ethnic Values. Volume One - Discovering the Cultures of Fiji. Volume Two - How Culture Determines Language Attainment. Saarbrücken: Lambert Academic Publishing, 2010.

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