Dr. Baohua Yu is an Assistant Professor at the Department of English Language Education at the Education University of Hong Kong. Before that, she worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of New South Wales, research fellow at the City University of Hong Kong, and professional educational researcher at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. She has also been involved in teaching English as a foreign language for about twenty years, and published in international refereed journals such as Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, Language Teaching, Higher Education and International Journal of Intercultural Relations.
Motivation in second language acquisition/education
Social psychology of language
Quantitative research methods
Structural equation modelling
The Grammar of English in Academic Contexts
English for Academic Purposes
Language and Gender
Lexis, Morphology and Semantics
Psycholinguistics and Second Language Acquisition
Associate Editor for Educational Studies
External Examiner for a Ph.D. thesis submitted to University of Sydney, Australia.
External Examiner for a Ph.D. thesis submitted to Deakin University, Australia.
External Examiner for a master of research thesis from Western Sydney University in Australia.
External Examiner for a Ph.D. thesis submitted to Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur, India.
External Examiner for a Ph.D. thesis submitted to St. Joseph's College of Education, India
External Examiner for Caritas Institute of Higher Education & Caritas Bianchi College of Careers
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