Michael Pasquale

Professor of Linguistics and Humanities Division Chair (Traditional Undergraduate); Professor of Linguistics and Director of M.A. TESOL Program (Professional & Graduate Studies)

Faculty Positions:

Traditional Undergrad Academics - Humanities

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Phone: 616-254-1650


Dr. Michael Pasquale is Chair of the Humanities Division and Professor of Linguistics at Cornerstone University. He also serves as a consultant for mission organizations and local churches providing training in Europe, Asia, South America and North America.

He has been a member of the Michigan State Board of Education World Language Standards Development Committee (ESL & Spanish) and is also a member of TESOL and Michigan TESOL.

Dr. Pasquale is also the co-editor of the International Journal for Christianity and English Language Teaching.


  • Provost's Teaching Excellence Award, 2007


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  • Ph.D. in Linguistics, Michigan State University
  • M.A. in Linguistics, Michigan State University
  • B.A. in International Studies, Cedarville University


- Reading
- Traveling
- Taking walks with his family
- Watching the Detroit Tigers


- Interaction between sociolinguistics and second language acquisition
- Folk linguistics of second language acquisition, studying the beliefs of teachers and students concerning the language learning process
- Language policy in relation to English language teaching