Academic Staff

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Professor Postcolonial literature, autobiography, literary and cultural theory, popular culture

3943 7013
Full Time Teaching Staff
Wilkinson Daniel Wong GONZALES Assistant Professor sociolinguistics, language variation and change, multilingualism and language contact, world Englishes, corpus linguistics, language documentation, quantitative approaches, analysis of Computer-mediated Communication (CMC) and social media, experimental and computational approaches 3943 7109
(sabbatical leave)
Associate Professor Twentieth-century world literature, postcolonial literatures, African literatures in English, literary theory, computational literary studies 3943 7445
Jette HANSEN EDWARDS Professor
Second language phonology, World Englishes (Asian Englishes), impact of mass media on English language learning and use, language variation, peer response in second language writing.
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3943 7023
Haerim HWANG Assistant Professor Language acquisition of morpho-syntax, Natural Language Processing, Psycholinguistics 3943 7020
Jookyoung JUNG Assistant Professor Second language acquisition (SLA), task-based language teaching (TBLT), second language reading and writing, eye-tracking technology and the role of individual differences. 3943 5719
Carolyn LAU Lecturer Contemporary literature and culture, global speculative fiction, graphic narratives, posthumanism 3943 7022
Carmen LEE Associate Professor Sociolinguistics, language on the internet, multilingualism, literacy studies, qualitative research methods 3943 7994
LI Ou       Associate Professor Romanticism, especially poetry; poetics and poetic tradition; cultural/literary relations between China and the West 3943 7003
Joanna MANSBRIDGE Associate Professor Drama; Performance Studies; Film and Visual Culture; Intermediality; Environmental Humanities 3943 7024
Neil MURPHY Professor Contemporary Fiction; 20th/21st Century Irish Literature; Literature and Art, Word and Image; Narrative 3943 7017
Collier NOGUES Assistant Professor Creative writing; 20th and 21st-century poetry in English; interactive and digital literatures; transpacific literatures; ecopoetics and documentary poetics; decolonization and demilitarization activism; archive studies 3943 7018
(sabbatical leave)
Associate Professor Postcolonialism, comparative literature, cultural studies, twentieth-century fiction, philosophy and literature, literary theory 3943 8550
Tongle SUN Lecturer Language, culture, and identity; language socialization; study abroad; language learning motivation; intercultural communication; internationalization/interculturalization; digital literacies; English for specific purposes 3943 7462
Eddie TAY Associate Professor Creative writing; autoethnography; street photography; Singaporean and Malaysian literature; postcolonial literature 3943 7061
Suzanne WONG Senior Lecturer Grammatical voice, pedagogical grammar, contrastive linguistics, short stories, creative writing 3943 7011
Part-time Teaching Staff
Andrew BARKER Part-time Lecturer

The poetry of Yeats and Heaney; twentieth-century American Literature; the plays of Martin McDonagh, the novels of David Mitchell and Zadie Smith; the films of Christopher Nolan.

He also pays close attention to literature written in and on Hong Kong, and is a widely-published poet.
Examples of his work and lectures can be found at

Charlie NG Part-time Lecturer Literary and Critical Theory; Environmental Humanities; Romanticism;
Literature of the 19th and 20th Century.
Flora MAK Part-time Lecturer Romanticism; Modernism (in particular, T. S. Eliot and Virginia Woolf); woman literature; Hong Kong and other Asian literature in English; humanities and higher education.  
Jenny KWOK Part-time Lecturer Digital humanities (NLP, especially visualization and topic modeling); the intersection of technology and humanities; fin de siècle Anglo-Irish literature; the liberal education tradition; history of the English syllabus.  
Joyce CHAN Part-time Lecturer The literary works of J.M. Coetzee, animal ethics in narrative forms; contemporary Anglophone fiction; women’s writing and feminism in postcolonial literature; theories of gender.  
Adjunct Professors
Vijay K. BHATIA Adjunct Professor Critical genre analysis of academic and professional discourses in legal, business, promotional, and in new media contexts; ESP and professional communication; simplification and easification of legal and other public documents.  
Yuet May CHING Adjunct Associate Professor Modernist poetry and fiction, Romantic poetry, gender and literature, and Hong Kong literature  
Jason GLECKMAN Adjunct Associate Professor Shakespeare, 16th-, 17th-, and 18th-century literature, English composition.  
Tony T.N. HUNG Adjunct Professor World Englishes, phonology, syntax-phonology interaction, interlanguage analysis, second language teaching.  
Michael Anthony INGHAM Adjunct Associate Professor Drama & Theatre Studies - Shakespeare Studies, Adaptation and Intermediality, Documentary Cinema Studies, Literary Linguistics, Hong Kong Literature in English, Comparative Literature/ Linguistics, Experiential learning through cultural activities, Drama translation, Speech and Drama pedagogy  
Emeritus Professors
Jane JACKSON Emeritus Professor Language and intercultural communication; internationalization and education abroad; language, culture and identity; intercultural/cross-cultural pragmatics; language policies; ethnography; qualitative & mixed-method research; reticence and anxiety; cultures of learning; case-based teaching and learning; English for specific/business purposes