Mr Neil Allison

  • Lecturer (EAS) (English for Academic Study Unit)

telephone: 0141 330 6442

Research interests

  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

  • English for Specific Academic Purposes (ESAP) - law

  • Text and Discourse Analysis
  • Semantic fields

I have a particular interest in writing skills for students of law and am currently investigating rhetorical structural and linguistic features to improve student performance across a range of cognitive levels.


  • Pre-sessional EAP teacher
  • In-sessional EAP for law teacher



Additional Information


  • LLB (Hons) Strathclyde University
  • DipLP
  • MSc Information Science
  • DELTA - English Language Teaching Professional Diploma


Other Skills, Experience, Interests

  • Pro bono legal advice via CAB
  • 4 years' experience in legal practice
  • examiner and examiner trainer for well known international English exam
  • former Cambridge Examiner: CAE and FCE