Ph.D (The University of Bath, 2007)

MA in Educational Technology (The University of Bath, 2003)

BA in English Language and Literature (1992)

Hongqin is specialized in auto/biographical narrative research on teachers' development. She is also interested in intercultural teaching and learning on identity development. In recent 3 years she has bass been conducting a projiect on critical conditions that sustain pre-school-children's creative behavours. 

Research work

Hongqin's research focuses on identity and security in the cross-cultural context. She has conducted auto-ethnographical studies on English writing pedagogy and curriculum in Chinese higher education. She also analyzes cultural hegemony on identity at national and individual levels. Taught Courses: Advanced English Writing I,II Writing for Communications I Auto/Biographical Narrative Research Social Sciences and Cultural Hegemony Ethics in the Frontier of Scientific Research