Meilutė Ramonienė

Professor and Head of the Institute of Applied Linguistics at Vilnius University.  

Meilutė Ramonienė‘s  research interests include applied linguistics, sociolinguistics, bilingualism and multilingualism, heritage language studies, language policy, teaching Lithuanian as a second language. Her published output includes edited books and papers on language use and language attitudes, language and identity, family language policy, textbooks for teaching Lithuanian as a second language. She has coordinated research projects “Language usage and ethnic identity in urban areas of Lithuania”, “Sociolinguistic map of Lithuania: cities and towns”, “Language of emigrants”, „The Lithuanian language in diaspora: profficiency, usage, attrition“.