Past Visitors

Academics who have recently visited our centre:




Dan Xiao Hong (University of Science and Technology Beijing, China)

Research interests: systemic-functional linguistics

visit: August 2016 to August 2017

Renn (Renhua) Deng (South China University of Technology, China)

Research interests: systemic functional linguistics; discourse analysis

visit: September 2015 to September 2016


Farah Wani bt Wan Fakhruddin (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)

Research interests: systemic functional linguistics

visit: October 2015 to May 2016

Guillermo D. Jiménez Sánchez (National Autonomous University of Mexico, UNAM)

Research interests: Systemic Functional Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, and Spiritual Conquest Processes in the New World

visit: 1 February to 31 May 2016



John Racine (Dokkyo University, Japan)

Research interests: lexical processing, mental lexicon, vocabulary acquisition

visit: August 2015 to July 2016


Beatriz Quiroz (Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile)

Research interests: Systemic Functional Theory, Systemic Functional Language Typology, Spanish lexicogrammar

visit: February 2016



Meixin Yu (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)

Research interests: systemic functional linguistics, forensic linguistics

visit: 7 October 2015 to 28 February 2016



Baohua Dong (Southwest University, China)

Research interests: systemic functional linguistics and corpus linguistics

visit: March 2015 to February 2016



Hongshan Zuo (Sichuan University, China)

Research interests: second language vocabulary acquisition; formulaic sequences in second language learning; second language oral interaction.

visit: February 2015 to January 2016


Xia Zhao (Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, China)

Research interests: systemic functional linguistics; TEFL and philosophy of language

visit: 29th September to 30 November 2015


Miriam Pérez-Veneros (University of Salamanca, Spain)

Research interests: systemic functional linguistics; discourse analysis; corpus linguistics

visit: 19 September 2015 to 21 December 2015


Biyu (Jade) Du (University of Hong Kong / Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, China)

Research interests: language and law; sociolinguistics; multilingualism; language ideology

visit: November 2015


Guangli Li (University of Queensland, Australia)

Research interests: Second language acquisition; L2 lexical study; word association research; L2 language testing

visit: 17 Nov to 8 Dec 2015


Sune Sønderberg (Roskilde University, Denmark)

Research interests: Forensic Linguistics

visit: 2 Nov to 23 Nov 2015


Irina Elgort (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)

Research interests: vocabulary acquisition, lexical development, and reading in a second or foreign language; computer assisted language learning; digital technology in higher education.

visit: 2 Nov to 23 Nov 2015


Centre for Language and Communication Research, School of English, Communication and Philosophy (ENCAP), Cardiff University

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