Dr Zihan Yin

BA (NJU), MA (VUW), PhD (VUW)
Learning Adviser

Dr. Zihan Yin has been teaching in higher education since 2003, as an academic and in her current Learning Adviser role. She has taught Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, TESOL, Education, ESL/EAP and academic literacies at universities in Australia, New Zealand and China. Zihan's research interests include topics in the areas of corpus linguistics, discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, pragmatics, EAP/ESP, English grammar and vocabulary studies.  She was a visiting scholar at Department of Applied Linguistics & ESL, Georgia State University in 2013 and at Centre for Oceanian Studies, Sun Yat-Sen University in 2017. Her recent publications appeared in Journal of English for Academic Purposes, Discourse Studies and RELC Journal.