Micheline Chalhoub-Deville

Educational Research Methodology (ERM) Department

Email: Chalhoub-deville@uncg.edu
Office: 242 SOE Building

Research Interest

  • Language testing and assessment
  • Validity and validation
  • Measurement
  • Quantitative research
  • Diverse language communities
  • Policy-driven testing programs
  • Accountability testing
  • English language learners
  • World languages


  • Ph.D. in language testing, The Ohio State University
  • M.A. in TESOL/foreign language studies, The Ohio State University
  • B.A. Teaching English as a foreign language, Lebanese American University


Professor Chalhoub-Deville is widely recognized for her contributions to the field of language testing and assessment. She has received the 1998 Best Article Award, the International Language Testing Association; the 2000 Outstanding Young Scholar Award, the Educational Testing Service; and the 2013 Outstanding Senior Scholar Award, the UNCG School of Education.  She has been invited to speak at conferences around the world, e.g., Australia, China, Korea, Taiwan, Egypt, Lebanon, UAE, Cyprus, Denmark, UK, and the U.S.A.  She was the 2013 American University of Cairo Distinguished Visiting Professor.  She is the founder of the Mid-West Association of Language Testers.  She has served on the TOEFL Policy Board and chaired the TOEFL Committee of Examiners.  She currently serves on the British Council Assessment Advisory Board.  In terms of administration, she is the Director of CDLC.  She has served as Interim Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education and as Director of Ashby Residential College.

Link to Dr. Chalhoub-Deville’s CV