Dr. Xuemei Li


My research covers TESL/TEFL, academic writing, migration experiences, and identity construction in additional language contexts. My current projects focus on newcomer (immigrant, refugee, and international student) language, social, settlement, career issues in Canada. Meanwhile, I look into graduate English writing instruction and teacher education at the tertiary level in China. I teach and supervise in these areas.

Current Position:

Associate Professor in second-language education and migration studies.

Research Interests:

• Identity issues in additional language contexts
• Second/Additional language writing
• TESL/TEFL curriculum and methodology
• ESL support in schools and communities
• Migration and newcomer integration
• Comparative cultural and language studies


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