Sarah Warfield

Sarah Warfield

Sarah Warfield is a Lecturer in the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program at NYU Shanghai. She holds an MA in Second Language Studies from Indiana University Bloomington and an M.Ed. in TESOL from the University of Georgia. 

Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, she was a participant in the English Language Fellow Program--a U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs exchange program. Warfield’s post was in Guangzhou, China for three years, where she was both an English Language Fellow and English Language Fellow Coordinator. She has also taught at university-level English and community-based language program in the U.S. 



  • MA, Second Language Studies
    Indiana University Bloomington
  • MEd, TESOL
    University of Georgia

Research Interests

  • Corpus-based Methods for Language Learning
  • Critical Thinking
  • L2 Writing
  • L2 Vocabulary Acquisition

Courses Taught

  • English for Academic Purposes: Understanding the News