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Our research students

Student nameStudent programmeSupervisor(s)Thesis titles
Hessa AlshahraniApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc Dewaele
Maria Placencia
Samuel BamonteApplied Linguistics ResearchLisa Mcentee-AtalianisStancetaking, persona style and discourses of professionalism in the local negotiation of professional identity among further education lecturers
Bojana Petric
Francis BrehenyApplied Linguistics ResearchMarjorie LorchThe Life, work and educational ideas of Robert Hebert Quick (1831 – 1891) with a particular focus upon his contribution to modern language learning pedagogy and his 1872 meta-perspective of the field of language learning methodology
Bojana Petric
Elena DeyApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc DewaeleStrategies that Russian-English Bilinguals Use to Express Two Non-Equivalent Antithetical Expressions Using the Other Language
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Virginia GroverApplied Linguistics ResearchPenelope Gardner-ChlorosMultilingual Practices: Style, Stance and Generational Identities in Western India
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Malwina GudowskaApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc Dewaele
Marjorie Lorch
Mayu HandfordApplied Linguistics ResearchRachelle VesseyGendered Identities in Popular Music: A Corpus-based Discourse Analysis of Song lyrics in the UK and Japan
Marjorie Lorch
Meltem IlkanApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc DewaeleAn investigation of pronunciation-specific cognition of pre-service LX English Teachers
Bojana Petric
Baraa KhuderApplied Linguistics ResearchBojana PetricScience in exile: EAL academic literacies development of established Syrian academics
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Hannah KingApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc DewaeleCosmopolitan London: Transnational identities and multilingual conversational practices within an international Spanish language group
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Woralan KongpolphromApplied Linguistics ResearchZhu Hua
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Pui Yin LeungApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc Dewaele

Inner speech and study abroad: a longitudinal study on Chinese students in
English-speaking countries at tertiary level

Jia Lou
Pernelle LoretteApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc DewaeleDo you see and/or hear and/or understand how I feel? Cross-linguistic and cross-cultural perception of a Chinese speaker’s emotional state in different modalities
Li Wei
Agnes MarchessouApplied Linguistics ResearchPenelope Gardner-ChlorosLiving on the borders - sociolinguistic variation in contemporary French in a multilingual community of Strasbourg
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Sharona MoskowitzApplied Linguistics ResearchJean-Marc DewaeleStudent perception of teacher emotional intelligence and happiness as determinant factors in second language acquisition
Bojana Petric
Mohammed NeddarApplied Linguistics ResearchMaria PlacenciaGreetings and leave-takings in Algerian Arabic with a focus on gender variation
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Nilma RamsahyeApplied Linguistics ResearchZhu HuaDoing cultural fit in Job Interviews: The Challenge of Diversity in Recruitment Practices
Lisa Mcentee-Atalianis
Peter RayApplied Linguistics ResearchBojana Petric
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Emma WaltersApplied Linguistics ResearchPenelope Gardner-ChlorosSemantic innocation and grammaticalization of loanword type in colloquial Hindi
Jia Lou
Kexin YouApplied Linguistics ResearchHua Hua
Fengzhi ZhaoApplied Linguistics ResearchJia LouLanguage, Space and Cosmopolital Identity in Contemporary Shanghai
Hua Hua
Heba ArafahIntegrated PhD in Applied LinguisticsJean-Marc DewaeleMultilinguals' Language Choices and Perceptions in the UK: Evidence of Linguistic Discrimination since the Brexit Referendum Vote
Mohammed Ateek
Julia BensonIntegrated PhD in Applied LinguisticsMarjorie LorchSocial communication in Autistic Adolescents 
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Maha El-FarhanIntegrated PhD in Applied LinguisticsJia LouLanguage Emplacement, Meaning-Making & The Sense of Public Space. An Examination of Activism Signage in Bloomsbury’s Linguistic Landscape
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Alasdair McLellanIntegrated PhD in Applied LinguisticsMarjorie LorchDefining and classifying emblems: An analysis of La Mimica degli Antichi Investigata nel Gestire Napoletano by Andrea de Jorio (1832)
Zuzana RozsypalovaIntegrated PhD in Applied LinguisticsJia LouThe discursive construction of the City of London: A study of multimodal represesntations of urban history
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Elizabeth ShepherdIntegrated PhD in Applied LinguisticsLisa Mcentee-AtalianisExploring the role of meso agency in the language policy context of Vietnam
Bojana Petric
Enrico BuonauraIntegrated PhD Intercultural CommunicationZhu HuaCultural Identity stances in Small Talk interactions: what Italian PhD students in London's academia do in the workplace
Lisa McEntee-Atalianis
Ghadah AlhodaifIntegrated PhD TESOLBojana PetricThe impact of teaching practice (TP) on student teachers' beliefs about teaching EFL reading: the case of pre-service (PRESET) trainees in KSA
Marjorie Lorch
Sally CookIntegrated PhD TESOLJean-Marc Dewaele
Giovanna Iannaco
Alvaro Acosta CorteNew Route PhD in Applied LinguisticsThomas MortonSystemic Functional Linguistics and proactive Focus on Form as tools to analyse and foster the acquisition of causal language in CLIL / Bilingual Education
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Krystle JalalianNew Route PhD in Applied LinguisticsMarjorie Lorch
Kamaal MajeedNew Route PhD in Applied LinguisticsBojana PetricOn the professional self-perceptions of secondary and postsecondary non-native speaker teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Oleksandra ShaitanNew Route PhD in Applied LinguisticsLisa Mcentee-AtalianisMixed-race identity in the context of Japan. Labels and categorization
Bojana Petric
Emina TuzovicNew Route PhD in Applied LinguisticsMarjorie LorchVisual Word Recognition in Arabic Learners of English
Jean-Marc Dewaele
Fatema AlhalwachiNew Route PhD in CommunicationLisa Mcentee-AtalianisNarratives of Infertile Muslim Women: The Construction of Personal and Socio-Cultural Identities in Weblogs
Bojana Petric
Chieri NodaNew Route PhD Intercultural CommunicationZhu Hua
Bojana Petric
Negar Ahmad Khosravi ChoghakhorNew Route PhD TESOLZhu HuaPragmatic Judgement of Compliments (Ta'arof) in Persian-English Bilinguals
Jia Lou