Banu Ozer-Griffin

Senior-Lecturer, Turkish language


Banu Ozer Griffin is a Lecturer of Turkish Language in the Department of Near Eastern Studies at Cornell University.  She has an M.A. in Turkish Languages and Literature. Her academic interests include, Teaching Turkish as a Second Language, Curriculum Design and Development, Test Design and Development, language learning process through intercultural competence. She is an advisor for Turkish Student Association and Translator –Interpreter Program at Cornell University.

Courses Taught

  • Elementary Turkish I (Fall)
  • Elementary Turkish II (Spring)
  • Intermediate Turkish I (Fall)
  • Intermediate Turkish II (Spring)

Research Focus

Turkish Language

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