Publications

2018 Publications
  • Gadermann, M. A., Chen, M. Y., Emerson, D. S., & Zumbo, B. D. (2018). Examining validity evidence of self-report measures using differential item functioning: An illustration of three methods. Methodology: European Journal of Research Methods for the Behavioral and Social Sciences. 14(4), 165–176. doi: 10.1027/1614-2241/a000156
  • Plough, I. C, Banerjee, J., & Iwashita, N. (Eds.). (2018). Special Issue on Interactional Competence. Language Testing, 35(3).
2017 Publications
  • Chen, M. Y., & Zumbo, B. D. (2017). Ecological framework of item responding as validity evidence: An application of multilevel DIF modeling using PISA Data. In B. D. Zumbo & A. M. Hubley (Eds.), Understanding and Investigating Response Processes in Validation Research (pp. 53–68). Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56129-5_4
  • Li, Z., Banerjee, J., & Zumbo, B. D. (2017). Response time data as validation evidence: Has it lived up to its promise, and if not, what would it take to do so. In B. D. Zumbo & A. M. Hubley (Eds.), Understanding and Investigating Response Processes in Validation Research (pp. 159–177). Springer International Publishing. http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56129-5_9
  • Li, Z., Dursun, A., & Hegelheimer, V. (2017). Technology and L2 writing. In C. A. Chapelle & S. Sauro (Eds.), The Handbook of Technology in Second Language Teaching and Learning (pp. 77–92). John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  • Li, Z., Feng, H.-H., & Saricaoglu, A. (2017). The short-term and long-term effects of AWE feedback on ESL students’ development of grammatical accuracy. CALICO Journal, 34(3), 1–21. https://doi.org/10.1558/cj.26382
  • Li, Z. & Volkov, A. (2017). “To Whom It May Concern”: A Study on the Use of Lexical Bundles in Email Writing Tasks in an English Proficiency Test. TESL Canada Journal, 34(3), 54-75. https://doi.org/10.18806/tesl.v34i3.1273
  • Wu, A. D., Chen, M. Y., & Stone, J. E. (2017). Investigating how test-takers change their strategies to handle difficulty in taking a reading comprehension test: Implications for score validation. International Journal of Testing, Advanced online publication. http://doi.org/10.1080/15305058.2017.1396464
  • Zhou, Z., & Li, Z. (2017). Exploring the relationship between fluency measures and speaking performance of prospective international teaching assistants. In M. O’Brien & J. Levis (Eds.), Proceedings of the 8th Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching Conference (pp. 176–185). Ames, IA: Iowa State University.
2016 Publications
  • Appel, R., & Wood, D. (2016). Recurrent word combinations in EAP test-taker writing: Differences between high- and low-proficiency levels. Language Assessment Quarterly, 13(1), 55–71. http://doi.org/10.1080/15434303.2015.1126718
  • Banerjee, J. & Papageorgiou, S. (2016). What’s in a topic? Exploring the interaction between test-taker age and item content in high-stakes testing. The International Journal of Listening, 30(1-2), 8 – 24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10904018.2015.1056876
  • Banerjee, J., & Tsagari, D. (Eds.) (2016). Contemporary Second Language Assessment. London: Continuum.
  • Douglas, S. (2016). The relationship between lexical frequency profiling measures and rater judgements of spoken and written general English language proficiency on the CELPIP-General Test. TESL Canada Journal, 32, 43–64. http://doi.org/10.18806/tesl.v32i0.1217
  • Fox, J., von Randow, J., & Volkov, A. (2016). Identifying students at-risk through post-entry diagnostic assessment: An Australasian approach takes root in a Canadian university. In V. Arayadoust & J. Fox (Eds.), Trends in Language Assessment Research and Practice: The View from the Middle East and the Pacific Rim (pp. 266–285). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Hegelheimer, V., Dursun, A., & Li, Z. (2016). Automated writing evaluation in language teaching: Theory, development, and application. CALICO Journal, 33(1), i–v.
  • Stone, J., & Zumbo, B. D. (2016). Validity as a pragmatist project: A global concern with local application. In V. Aryadoust & J. Fox (Eds.), Trends in Language Assessment Research and Practice: The View from the Middle East and the Pacific Rim (pp. 555–573). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK.
  • Tsagari, D., & Banerjee, J. (Eds.) (2016). Handbook of Second Language Assessment. Boston/Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton.
  • Verhelst, N., Banerjee, J. & McLain, P. (2016). Fairness and bias in language testing. In J. Banerjee & D. Tsagari (Eds.), Contemporary Second Language Assessment (pp. 243 – 260). London: Continuum.
  • Wu, A. D., & Stone, J. E. (2016). Validation through understanding test-taking strategies: An illustration with the CELPIP-General reading pilot test using structural equation modeling. Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment, 34(3), 362–379. https://doi.org/10.1177/0734282915608575
  • Wu, A. D., Stone, J. E., & Liu, Y. (2016). Developing a validity argument through abductive reasoning with an empirical demonstration of the latent class analysis. International Journal of Testing, 16(1), 54–70. http://doi.org/10.1080/15305058.2015.1057826
2015 Publications
2014 Publications
  • Cheng, L., Klinger, D., Fox, J., Doe, C., Jin, Y., & Wu, J. (2014). Motivation and test anxiety in test performance across three testing contexts: The CAEL, CET, and GEPT. TESOL Quarterly, 48, 300–330. doi:10.1002/tesq.105
  • Fox, J. & Fraser, W. (2014). Setting university language proficiency entry requirements on the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE ACADEMIC) in relation to performance categories on the Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) Assessment. Research Note
2013 Publications
  • Banerjee, J., Chen, N. N., & Dobson, B. (2013). Special needs test forms: levelling the playing field for test takers with disabilities. In D. Tsagari & G. Spanoudis (Eds.), Assessing L2 Students with Learning and Other Disabilities (pp. 253-279). Newcastle Upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
2011 Publications
  •  Doe, C., & Fox, J. (2011). Exploring the testing process: Three test takers’ observed and reported strategy use over time and testing contexts. The Canadian Modern Language Review / La Revue Canadienne Des Langues Vivantes, 67(1), 29–54. http://dx.doi.org/10.3138/cmlr.67.1.029
  • Fox, J., & Hartwick, P. (2011). Taking a diagnostic turn: Reinventing the portfolio in EAP classrooms. In D. Tsagari & Csepes (Eds.), Classroom-based language assessment (pp. 47–62). Frankfurt: Peter Lang.
2010 Publications
  • Artemeva, N., & Fox, J. (2010). Awareness versus production: Probing students’ antecedent genre knowledge. Journal of Business and Technical Communication, 24(4), 476–515. http://doi.org/10.1177/1050651910371302
2009 Publications
  • Fox, J. (2009). Moderating top-down policy impact and supporting EAP curricular renewal: Exploring the potential of diagnostic assessment. Journal of English for Academic Purposes, 8(1), 26–42. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeap.2008.12.004
2008 Publications
  • Fox, J. & Fraser, W. (2008). Comparative analysis Qatar Nursing Applicant Test Scores: CAEL Assessment and University of Calgary Admission Test. College of the North Atlantic – Qatar.
  • Fox, J. D. (2009). Moderating top-down policy impact and supporting EAP curricular renewal: Exploring the potential of diagnostic assessment. Journal of English for Academic Purposes, 8(1), 26–42. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeap.2008.12.004
  • Fox, J. D. (2005). Rethinking second language admission requirements: Problems with language-residency criteria and the need for language assessment and support. Language Assessment Quarterly, 2(2), 85–115. http://doi.org/10.1207/s15434311laq0202_1
2007 Publications
  •  Banerjee, J., Franceschina, F. & Smith, A. M. (2007). Documenting features of written language production typical at different IELTS band score levels. In S. Walsh (Ed.), IELTS Research Report Volume 7 (pp. 241 – 309). Canberra: British Council and IDP: IELTS Australia.
  • Fraser, W., & Fox, J. (2007). Working for bi-directional washback: Tapping the potential of learner perception and classroom practice to improve test quality. In H. McGarrell (Ed.), Teacher Research Series, Vol. 3, Language Teacher Research in the Americas (pp. 69–82). Washington, D.C.: TESOL Publications.
2006 Publications
  •  Banerjee, J & Wall, D. (2006). Assessing performances on pre-sessional courses: developing a final assessment procedure. Journal of English for Academic Purposes, 5(1), 50 – 69. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeap.2005.11.003
2004 Publications
2003 Publications
  •  Fox, J. (2003). From products to process: An ecological approach to bias detection. International Journal of Testing, 3(1), 21–47.
2002 Publications
  • Fraser, W. (2002). The role of reflection in the Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) Assessment. CAEL Assessment Testing Office. Carleton University. Research Note 
2001 Publications
  • Berman, R., & Cheng, L. (2001). English academic language skills: Perceived difficulties by undergraduate and graduate students, and their academic achievement. Canadian Journal of Applied Linguistics, 4(1–2), 25–40.
  • Fox, J. (2001). The role of reflection in the Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) Assessment. CAEL Assessment Testing Office, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.
1999 Publications
  • Jennings, M., Fox, J., Graves, B., & Shohamy, E. (1999). The test-takers’ choice: An investigation of the effect of topic on language-test performance. Language Testing, 16(4), 426–456. http://doi.org/10.1177/026553229901600402
1995 Publications
  •  Fox, J., Pychyl, T. A., & Zumbo, B. D. (1995). An Investigation of Background Knowledge in the Assessment of Language Proficiency. In A. Huta, V. Kohonen, L. Kurki-Suonio, & S. Luoma (Eds.), Current Developments and Alternatives in Language Assessment (pp. 367–383). Jyväskylä: University of Jyväskylä and University of Tampere.
1993 Publications
  •  Fox, J., Zumbo, B. D., & Pychyl. (1993). Psychometric properties of the CAEL Assessment II: An examination of the dependability/reliability of placement decisions. Carleton Papers in Applied Language Studies, X, 13–26.
  • Fox, J., Zumbo, B. D., & Pychyl, T. A. (1993). Psychometric properties of the CAEL assessment I: An examination of the dependability/reliability of placement decisions. Carleton Papers in Applied Language Studies, X, 1-12.
1991 Publications
  • Fox, J., & Soucy, A. (1991). Collaborative assessment of writing. National Testing Network on Writing, 4, 10–11.