Dr. Kelleen Toohey

Professor, Faculty of Education

Email: toohey@sfu.ca
Phone: 778-782-4517
Office: Education Building, Room 8635

Research Interests

My research focuses on sociocultural and sociopolitical perspectives on language learning. I am particularly interested in the learning of English as a second language by children.

Dr. Kelleen Toohey


  • PhD, Applied Linguistics, University of Toronto, 1982
  • MEd, Anthropology/Education, University of Alberta, 1976
  • Permanent Professional Teaching Certificate, University of Calgary, 1972
  • BA, Philosophy, University of Alberta, 1970