Staff Data:
CHAN, I LEI(VICKY)
Title:LECTURER
Email:
Tel:8598 1313

Biography

Vicky is an English lecturer at the Institute for Tourism Studies. She received her MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL graduate certificate from Boston University in 2017. Prior to joining IFT, she worked at City University of Macau, Macau University of Science and Technology and University of Macau where she taught various English courses such as Interactive English (General English), Business English (English for Specific Purpose) and University English (English for Academic Purpose). She has experience with students from different ages and levels -- especially college students. She enjoyed building rapport with them and facilitating their motivation in English learning.

Academic Qualification
  • MASTER OF ARTS IN APPLIED LINGUISTICS, BOSTON UNIVERSITY, USA
  • BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ENGLISH STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF MACAU, MACAU, CHINA
Journal
  • Chan, I. L., & Chang, C. B. (2019). Perception of nonnative tonal contrasts by Mandarin-English and English-Mandarin sequential bilinguals. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 146(2), 956-972.
  • Chan, I. L., & Chang, C. B. (2018). LEXTALE_CH: A quick, character-based proficiency test for Mandarin Chinese. In A. B. Bertolini & M. J. Kaplan (Eds.), Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development (pp. 114-130). Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press
Conference
  • Chan, I. L., Chang, C. B. (2017). Perception of non-native tonal contrasts by Mandarin-English and English-Mandarin sequential bilinguals. 42nd Annual Bston University Conference on Langauge Development, Boston, MA, November 4. 
Research Interests
  • First, second and third language acquisition, bilingualism, multilingualism, language phonetic perception, tonal languages, sociolinguistics, language and teaching.
Professional Qualification/Training
  • Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), School of Education, Boston Unviersity