My CV

Education

Ph.D in Psychology (in progress), University of Birmingham.

M.A. in Language Studies (Linguistics) (Distinction), City University of Hong Kong.

B.Sc. in Psychology, Peking University.

B.A. in English Language and Literature (First Class equivalent), Beijing Foreign Studies University.

B.Eng in Chemical Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology.


Working Experience

February, 2014~now: Teaching Assistance, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.

November, 2012~March, 2013: Part-time Research Assistant, Chinese University of Hong Kong.


Professional Qualification

Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (MCIL), United Kingdom.

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA), United Kingdom.

Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA), Cambridge ESOL, United Kingdom.


Poster Presentation

Suen, K. (2014). Acquisition of Chinese characters: learning across the life span. Research Event. 28 April, 2014. School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.


Conference

Organiser:

Studying Language in Mind: A multi-disciplinary approach to research methodology. 4 June, 2014. School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.


Seminars

Organiser/Coordinator:

January, 2014~February, 2015: Psycholinguistics Lab Meeting [PLM], School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.

October, 2013~now: Language and Cognition Seminar [LanCoS], School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.

Other activity:

Let’s talk: an afternoon tea with researchers. 25 March, 2015. School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.


Teaching experience

Undergraduate modules:

Research Methods A, B, and D

Experimental Cell Biology

Postgraduate modules:

Transferable Skills


Other work

October, 2014~October, 2015: Postgraduate Student Representative (Year 2), School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.

2014-2015: Open day demonstrator, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.