Lingping LU is currently undertaking a PhD study in the Centre of Intercultural Research in Communication and Learning (CIRCL) in the aspect of Applied Linguistics and Education, exploring how language learning strategies promote the development of individualized study methods and the autonomous learning ability on students.
She has obtained her MA and BA in English Education at Hubei University, China and is currently a full-time lecturer in English language at Hubei University.
She has always been interested in how to enable students to become more proficient language learners. Her MA thesis A Metaphor-base Comparison between Chinese and Western
Thinking Modes aimed to develop students’ ability of thinking in the habit of target language people by realizing the differences in the cognitive instrument between mother language and target language.
Outside of academic work, Lingping’s interests include television, fashion, music, literary and popular fiction.
Centre for Intercultural Research in Communication and Learning