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All data is as of April 15, 2024.


Assistant Professor
Affiliation Writing Center
Discipline English
Academic Degrees The University of Sydney Doctor of Philosophy
Sun Yat-sen University Master of Arts
Research Fields
Research Keywords Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, Systemic Functional Linguistics, English for Academic Purposes, Initial Teachers Education, Multimodal Literacy, Digital Pedagogy, Effective Communication, Environmental Education, Social Semiotics
Comments Dr. Tingjia Wang is Assistant Professor in Hiroshima University, holding a PhD in Linguistics from The University of Sydney. Her research expertise spans over fields of Applied Linguistics, Initial Teacher Education, Multimodal Literacies and Social Semiotics. Before joining Hiroshima University, Tingjia has extensive, cross-disciplinary research and teaching experiences in The University of Sydney, Macquarie University, Western Sydney University and Australian Catholic University in Australia. Her current leading research grant informs Initial Teacher Education in two domains. One is genre-based pedagogy within the systemic functional linguistics theory. The other is multimodal literacies with a focus on the effective use of digital media in literacy practices. Dr. Wang is a peer reviewer for Routledge and a range of journals in fields of multimodal literacies and digital pedagogy. Dr. Wang is currently the Coordinator of Postgraduate Tutor Training program in Hiroshima University Writing Center, developing, implementing, and assessing the pre-service training in the field of English for Academic Purposes.
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Past media appearances Overseas education and research institute WRC Promotional Video Hiroshima University Writing Center 2022~
Topic Education/School/Language
Higher Education
Media Studies & Communication
SDGs 3 Good health and well-being 4 Quality education 13 Climate action 16 Peace, justice and strong institutions
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