Prof LEUNG Sam C. S.
Professor and Head
Professor and Head
|1995||Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, U.S.A|
|1983||M.A. in East Asian Languages & Literatures (Chinese), University of Hawaii at Manoa, U.S.A|
|1981||M.A. in English as a Second Language, University of Hawaii at Manoa, U.S.A|
|1977||B.A. (Hons) in English Studies and Comparative Literature, the University of Hong Kong|
|2018 - present||
Acting Dean, Faculty of Management and Hospitality, THEi
Head, School of General Education and Languages, THEi
|2014- 2018||Professor and Head, School of General Education and Languages, THEi|
|2013-2014||Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Early Childhood Education, Hong Kong Institute of Education|
|2007-2013||Associate Professor, Department of Early Childhood Education, Hong Kong Institute of Education|
|2008-2012||Head, Department of Early Childhood Education, Hong Kong Institute of Education|
|1989-2007||Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Division of Speech & Hearing Sciences, Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong|
|1986-1989||Assistant Lecturer, Department of English, Chinese University of Hong Kong|
|2008-2014||Honorary Associate Professor, Division of Speech & Hearing Sciences, Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong|
|2016||Sino-British Fellowship Trust (SBFT), UK|
|1990||Sumi Mackey Alumni Fellowship, East-West Center, Honolulu, USA|
|1981-1985||Graduate Assistantship, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, USA|
|1979-1981||Graduate Study Award, East-West Center, Honolulu, USA|
RECENT EXTERNAL GRANTS
RECENT INTERNAL GRANT
Leung, C.S. (PI) & Wong, Y.F.L. ‘Use of apology strategies by Cantonese-speaking children’. THEi Seed Grant. (2014-15)
SELECTED RECENT CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
Leung, C.-S.S. (June 2018). “Exploring independent learning approach to learning English in a rapid changing world: Issues and challenges” The European Conference on Language Learning 2018, Brighton, UK, 29 June- 1 July, 2018.
Leung, C.-S.S. & Wong, Y.-F. L. (July 2017). “Expression of Refusals in Child Cantonese” 15th International pragmatics Conference, Belfast, U.K., 16-21 July, 2017
Leung, C.-S.S., Ng, T. H. B. & Wong, Y.-F. L. (Dec 2016). “The use of sentence final particles in apologies by Hong Kong preschool children”. The 21st International Conference on Yue Dialects, Macau, 12-13 December, 2016.
Leung, C.-S.S. & Wong, Y.-F. L. (Nov 2016). “Expressing Refusals in Child Cantonese: A Pilot Study”. 3rd International Conference of the American Pragmatics Association, Bloomington, Indiana, USA, 4-6 November, 2016.
EXTERNAL EXAMINER OF DOCTORAL THESES
Title of thesis: “Urbanization, Language Use, Language Attitude and Identity: A Study of Language Life in Dongguan” (城市化、語言使用、語言態度和認同：東莞語言生活研究). PhD thesis, University of Macau, 2016
SUPERVISION OF PhD THESES