Personal profile

Academic Background

I am a postgraduate researcher in news translation studies, funded by the UEA Faculty of Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Research Studentship. My research explores how the narrative of conflict is constructed and framed by the BBC, the NYT, and Xinhua News Agency (China) in news translation.

Key Research Interests

translation, framing, narrative analysis

Career

Before starting my PhD in October 2020, I worked as a lecturer in English at South China Business College, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, China.

Besides, I was a freelance translator and interpreter for government agencies, international organisations and conferences, and multinational companies. I passed CATTI Translation Level 1 in 2017, the highest-level accreditation for professional translators in China and CATTI Interpreting Level 2 in 2015.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Arts, University of International Relations

Sep 2015Jul 2017

Bachelor of Arts, South China Agricultural University

Sep 2011Jul 2015