Erin Moira Lemrow
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professional Specialist
Dr. Erin Moira Lemrow is currently a faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professional Specialist who serves as an academic advisor in the College of the First Year of Studies at the University of Notre Dame. She is also a concurrent teaching faculty member for the Institute for Latino Studies; Education, Schooling and Society; and Gender Studies and is a guest lecturer with the Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures at Notre Dame. Lemrow earned her Ph.D. and M.S. in Literacy, Culture and Language Education from Indiana University, Bloomington. She has taught courses on bi- and multilingual education; foreign language methodology; second language acquisition; French; psycho-sociolinguistics; and critical literacy and identity in language education.
Lemrow earned her B.A. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor with specializations in Anthropology and Francophone Studies. Dr. Lemrow’s research interests include: the intersections of language, literacy and identity, multiraciality in higher education, and critical multiculturalism and multilingualism. Dr. Lemrow has presented papers on these topics at the renowned Ethnography Forum in Education at the Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania and the Let’s Talk conference at the University of Notre Dame. In 2016, she was selected as a participant in the AERA’s (American Educational Research Association) Division G (Social Contexts of Education) Early Career Scholars Mentorship Program. Dr. Lemrow’s current research projects include an examination of first year students’ attitudes toward linguistic diversity through elective learning courses and cultivating cultural competency with first year students using e-Portfolio platforms.