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Kip Austin Hinton, Ph.D.


Kip Austin Hinton, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Department of Language, Literacy and
Intercultural Studies



Ph.D. The University of California, Los Angeles, California
M.A. The University of Texas at San Antonio, Texas
B.A. The Ohio State University, Ohio


Kip Austin Hinton, Ph.D.

Teaching Interest:

Bilingual and Second Language education
Research methods
Cultural studies
Applied linguistics
Sociocultural issues and education policy

Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Kip Austin Hinton teaches undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral courses in the department of Language, Literacy, and Intercultural Studies. He serves on and chairs dissertation and thesis committees for students within the Bilingual Studies specialization. Dr. Hinton is chair of the College of Education’s NCATE Diversity Committee, and leads the interdepartmental Spanish EC-12 Council. He is the faculty advisor for the campus chapter of BESO, the Bilingual Education Student Organization, and MAC, a student group that promotes equity for undocumented students.



BILC 6361 Issues in Bilingual and ESL Education
BILC 6367 Assessing English Language Learners 
BILC 8362 Leading School Reform  
BILS 3314 The Content Area Methodology in the Bilingual Classroom 
EDCI 6300 Foundations of Research in Education 
EDCI 8300 Research Methods in Education 
EDCI 8390 Dissertation II
EDCI 8391 Dissertation II
EDFR 6300 Foundations of Research in Education 
EDFR 6388 Sociocultural Foundations of Education 
EDFR 8300 Research Methods in Education 
EDFR 8322 Sociological Applications
EDLI 6351 Linguistics Reading and ESL 
EDSL 4306 Content Area Methods in the ESL Classroom 
EDSL 4307 Foundations of Bilingual/ESL 

Office Hours
Spring 2015

Monday: 5:00pm-7:00p, and/or Skype

Tuesday: 2:00-4:15pm

Wednesday: 4:00pm-6:15pm

Thursday: By Appointment


Friday: By Appointment​


Office: MAIN 2.118
Voice: (956)882-8847
Fax: (956)882-8929


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