Rafael Alejo González - -

Is a lecturer at the University of Extremadura, Spain. He has extensive experience in teaching Business English at the Faculty of Economics and is currently based at the Faculty of Education where he is involved in courses in Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition.

He has published books and book chapters dealing with economic language and he also has several book chapters on the language used by companies, particularly banks, on the web and has also published several book chapters on Applied Linguistics.

He has been the head of a research projects financed by the Spanish Ministry of Education and is currently leading a project on Content and Language and Integrated Learning (CLIL) funded by the regional educational authorities in Extremadura.