Dr Haiyan Liang

Lecturer in Chinese

School of Languages and Cultures
Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
+61 7 344 36081


Research Interests

  • Translation and Interpreting
  • Chinese as a Second Language
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Cognitive Semantics


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


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Book Chapter

  • Liang, Haiyan (2017). Three-minute thesis competition: ready, set, go!. Postgraduate study in Australia: surviving and succeeding. (pp. 33-41) edited by Chris McMaster, Caterina Murphy, Ben Whitburn and Inger Mewburn. New York, United States: Peter Lang Publishing.

  • Liang, Haiyan (2015). Conceptualisation of up and down in Chinese and English: a pilot study. Translation and cross-cultural communication studies in the Asia Pacific. (pp. 469-482) edited by Ko, Leong and Chen, Ping. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill - Rodopi. doi: 10.1163/9789004299245_029

  • Liang, Haiyan (2011). A comparative study of spatial-temporal metaphors in Chinese and English. English language teaching theories and practice. (pp. 74-83) edited by Rongxiang Jia. Beijing, People's Republic of China: World Knowledge Publishing House.

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