Dr Tian Yan



College: College of Social Sciences and International Studies
Discipline: Education
Department: Graduate School of Education
Research Centre/Unit: Language and Education Network

I completed my PhD research at the Univesity of Exeter with an interest in multilingualism in language education. My current PhD research project mainly focus on Chinese English learners and teachers perceptions and practice of language awareness, translation and translanguaging. 

Before which, I was a postgraduate of MEd in TESOL at the University of Exeter in the academic year of 2015-2016.

I also have extensive teaching experience. I was a full-time English in Shanghai from 2012 to 2015. After I joined the University of Exeter, I taught a series of methodological workshops to support MEd TESOL students for their dissertation projects from the academic year of 2017 - 2019.