Core Faculty – MASLA


Department of Chinese Language and Literature

Distinguished Professor

  • De Bao XU, Ph.D., University of lllinois at Urbana-Champaign,
    Generative phonology

Professors

  • Jianguo SHI, Ph.D., The Ohio State University,
    Chinese phonology
  • Jie XU, Ph.D., University of Maryland at College Park,
    Comparative study of Chinese and English

Associate Professor

  • Mingyu WANG, Ph.D., Ritsumeikan University,
    Comparative studies – English and Chinese
  • Zhong CHEN, Ph.D., Fudan University,
    Cognitive linguistics

Assistant Professors

  • Hongyong LIU, Ph.D., The Chinese University of Hong Kong,
    Syntax
  • Jingwei ZHANG, Ph.D., Utrecht University,
    Language Variation and Change
  • Shan WANG, Ph.D., The Hong Kong Polytechnic University,
    Second Language Acquisition and Linguistics

Department of Portuguese

Associate Professors

  • Maria José Dos Reis GROSSO, Ph.D., University of Lisbon,
    Applied linguistics
  • Ana Margarida Belém NUNES, Ph.D., University of Aveiro,
    Phonetics

Assistant Professors

  • Mário Rui Lima de Oliveira Pinharanda NUNES, Ph.D., University of Macau,
    Sociolinguistics
  • Ricardo Moutinho Rodrigues da SILVA, Ph.D., University of Macau,
    Acquisition of Portuguese as foreign and second language
  • Roberval Teixeira e SILVA, Ph.D., Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro,
    Interactional sociolinguistics

Department of English

Chair Professor

  • Hong Gang JIN, Ph.D., University of lllinois,
    Cognitive processing of languages

Professors

  • Antony John KUNNAN, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles,
    Language assessment

Associate Professors

  • Hok-Shing CHAN, Brian, Ph.D., University of London,
    Bilingualism
  • Andrew Jackson MOODY, Ph.D., University of Kansas,
    Language variation
  • Kim Hughes WILHELM, Ph.D., Indiana University,
    SLA methodologies
  • Guanfang ZHAO, Cecilia, Ph.D., New York University,
    Academic writing

Assistant Professors

  • Ion Wa FONG, Ronald, Ph.D., University of Hong Kong,
    Cognitive linguistics
  • Younhee Helen KIM, Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa,
    SLA
  • Io Kei KUONG, Joaquim, Ph.D., Georgetown University,
    SLA
  • Kam Yiu PANG, Sunny, Ph.D., University of Otago,
    Cognitive linguistics
  • Matthew WALLACE, Nanyang Technological University,
    Applied linguistics