Ms Emma Wu

BA, MA, PGCE

Director of Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Photograph of Emma Wu, Director of Studies in Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

College Jobs

  • Director of Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

University Jobs

  • Language Teaching Officer in Chinese, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Contact

Telephone: +44 (0)1223 335104

Email: elw39@cam.ac.uk

Photograph of Emma Wu, Director of Studies in Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

Biography

I obtained my BA in English and Education in Dalian Foreign Languages University, China and my MA in Translation Studies and Postgraduate Diploma in Conference Interpreting in the University of Leeds. I have taught Chinese as a second language to students in the University of Edinburgh, Manchester College of Arts and Technology, University of Leeds and University of Cambridge. I have also worked as an interpreter carrying out both simultaneous conference interpreting and consecutive interlocutory interpreting.

Research Interests

I am interested in syntax in Chinese and English, Second Language Acquisition, Bilingualism (simultaneous and sequential). I am also interested in second language teaching Paedogogy and online teaching and learning.