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Dr. Joanna LEE

Senior Lecturer

  • BA, The University of Hong Kong
  • MA in Educational Studies, University of York, U.K.
  • PhD, University of York, U.K.
  • PGDE, The University of Hong Kong

Joanna joined the Centre for Applied English Studies a couple of years after completion of her PhD in Educational Studies in the UK. She is teaching a range of English courses for undergraduates, including Core University English (CUE) for first-year students and English-in-the-discipline courses for students from a range of disciplines. She has also been teaching courses for the Graduate School and supervising MA dissertations.

Joanna’s interested research areas include EAP/ESP and sociolinguistics.

In-House Committees:

Teaching and Learning

Other Major Administrative Roles:

Quality Enhancement Coordinator, CAES Teaching and Learning Committee

Selected Publications / Presentations:

  • Lee, J.C.Y. (2018). ‘Enhancing the effectiveness of group discussion in a postgraduate English writing class’, KATE 2018 International Conference, Seoul.
  • Lee J.C.Y. (2016). ‘We don’t just talk; we have to write!’ – students’ perceptions of an English course for social work, KATE International Conference, Seoul.
  • Kim Y.K., Ip N.M. and Lee J.C.Y. (2016). Enhancing undergraduate L2 learners’ intercultural communication skills: A case of project-based learning between Hong Kong and Korea, Kate International Conference, Seoul.

Office: Room 6.20

Telephone: 3917 7327

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