Eli Hinkel teaches applied linguistics and TESOL at Seattle Pacific University. She has taught ESL and applied linguistics, as well as trained teachers, for more than thirty five years. She has published books and numerous articles on learning second culture, and second language grammar, writing, curriculum development, and pragmatics in such journals as TESOL Quarterly, Applied Linguistics, Journal of Pragmatics, and Language Teaching Research. Her books include Culture in Second Language Teaching and Learning, New Perspectives on Grammar Teaching, Second Language Writers' Text, Teaching Academic ESL Writing, Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning, Volumes 1, 2, and 3 (2005, 2011, 2017), Effective Curriculum for Teaching Second Language Writing, and Teaching English Grammar to Speakers of Other Languages, as well as several student textbooks. She is also the editor of ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series of books and textbooks for teachers and graduate students, published by Routledge.