Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Lin Jingxia
Associate Dean (Students), College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
Associate Professor, School of Humanities
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Associate Professor Lin Jingxia received her PhD in Chinese linguistics from Stanford University in 2011. Prior to joining NTU Singapore in 2013, she was a postdoctoral fellow at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2011-2012). Her research interests include cognitive functional linguistics, language variation and change, and typology. She mainly works on Putonghua, Singapore Mandarin Chinese, and the Wenzhou Wu dialect.
• Chinese linguistics
• Cognitive functional linguistics
• Syntax-semantics/pragmatics interface
• Language variation and change
• Global Chinese and Singapore Mandarin
• The Wenzhou dialect
  • Grammatical Variations Of World Chineses: Comparative Empirical Studies Based On Student Writings
Courses Taught
HC1050 Science of Chinese Characters
HC1051 Modern Chinese
HC2053 Varieties of Chinese
HC4058 Chinese Language and Grammatical Theories