HUANG Qing, Sunny got her Master degree (with Distinction) in English Studies from CityU, and Bachelor degree in English Teaching (a key teacher- training major in China & Guangdong Province) from South China Normal University. She worked as an English teacher in Huizhou Health Sciences Polytechnic in Guangdong after graduation, and her courses included College English, Nursing English and Medical English.
She is pursuing her Ph.D. degree in the fields of English for Specific Purposes and health communication. Her Ph.D. research explores the perceptions of engagement practices in nursing clinical communication with a focus on nursing college students in Mainland China.
Research interests: English for Specific Purposes, descriptive discourse analysis, health communication and corpus linguistics.
Supervisory panel: Dr. Jack Pun (supervisor), Dr. Becky Kwan and Dr. Christoph Hafner.