David Sánchez-Jiménez

Campos científicos de interés

  • Lenguas para fines específicos
  • Psicología del lenguaje, lenguaje infantil y psicolingüística
  • Sociolingüística
  • Análisis del discurso
  • Lingüística de corpus, computacional e ingeniería lingüística

Palabras clave de la investigación desarrollada

  • Adquisición y aprendizaje del español como LE
  • español académico
  • didáctica del español como lengua extranjera
  • análisis del discurso especializado
  • Pragmática Intercultural

Palabras clave de la transferencia del conocimiento desarrollada

  • Adquisición y enseñanza de español como lengua extranjera
  • Lingüística aplicada
  • Pragmática Aplicada a la enseñanza de ELE


David Sánchez-Jiménez obtained his B.A. in Spanish Philology in 2001 and his M.A. in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language in 2006 from the Universidad de Salamanca in Spain. He completed his Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics in the Teaching of Spanish as a Foreign Language in 2014 from the Universidad Antonio de Nebrija in Madrid, Spain. He has taught Spanish language and Spanish Linguistics in various universities and academic institutions in Spain, the Philippines, Hungary and the US. In 2014, he received the Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship grant in Colgate University. His research interests include the rhetorical organization of academic discourse; interculturalism in the rhetoric and sociopragmatic texts written in the second language; cognitive process involved in writing; and the learning of Spanish orthography.