Christina Wright

christina-wright

Associate Lecturer

Language Centre

Contact Details

email: c.wright@worc.ac.uk
tel: 01905 855241

Christina is a lecturer in EFL and Academic English in the Language Centre. Her teaching interests lie in semantics and the development of reading and listening skills in EFL/EAP. Her research interest for her MA Applied Linguistics/TESOL (2003) was the perception of lexical items across different speech communities. She also holds the Trinity College Licentiate Diploma in TESOL (LTCL) (1997).

Christina has extensive and varied experience in English language teaching and management. She worked in the ELT sectors in Spain, Japan and the UK prior to joining the University in 2001. She is also a member of the English Language Studies team in the School of Humanities.

Professional Bodies

Christina is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Publications

Wright, C. (2015) 'Chinese Students' Expectations of Language Learning in Western Culture', Worcester Journal of Learning and Teaching, Issue 10, July 2015

Wright, C. (2013) 'An investigation into Chinese expectations of learning and teaching techniques in Western culture', University of Worcester Learning and Teaching Conference, June 2013