Welcome to Reflective Inquiry

“We have only to read a few pages of this book to sense the author’s respect for teachers and his desire to provide them with new ways of approaching their profession…Farrell, a former teacher of English as a second language (ESL), is now a widely read author and a respected teacher educator and professor of applied linguistics. He grounds this study in his experience in the classroom as well as on research in his areas of professional expertise.” (Ann Williams, Modern Language Journal)


In the 2022 Edition of Research.com’s Ranking of Top 1000 Scientists in the area of Social Sciences and Humanities, Tom Farrell in the Department of Applied Linguistics was ranked 213 in Canada and 3744 globally. Farrell is one of two Brock professors included in the ranking.