Dr Shuang Gao PhD

Lecturer English


    Personal Statement

    I'm a sociolinguist working at the Department of English, University of Liverpool. My research uses linguistic ethnography and discourse analysis to understand the relationship between language, social change, and social inequality, focusing on language and globalisation, English in China, sociolinguistics of tourism, multilingualism, and, more recently, language and food, language and race, language and social media.

    Research Supervision: I welcome application from students interested in the above topics.

    Semester 1, AY2022-23 Academic Support and Feedback Hours: 1-3 Thursdays

    Prizes or Honours

    • Senior Fellow HEA (Advance HE, 2021)

    Other Personal Distinctions

    • Fellowship (Higher Education Academy, UK, 2018)
    • Ton Vallen Award (Babylon Center, the Netherlands, 2017)