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Professor Leung, Janny Hiu Chi

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Leung, Hiu Chi, Janny

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
The University of Hong KongBA in Linguistics and Translation
The University of LondonLLB
University of CambridgeMPhil in English and Applied Linguistics
University of CambridgePhD in English and Applied Linguistics
Biography

Janny Leung is Associate Professor in the School of English at The University of Hong Kong. She has a BA in Linguistics and Translation from The University of Hong Kong and an MPhil and PhD in English and Applied Linguistics from University of Cambridge, as well as an LLB from The University of London. Her current government-funded research project focuses on the question of how the multiplicity of official languages in which a legal system operates affects the delivery of justice. During her time with the Harvard-Yenching Institute, she will be writing a book on bilingualism in the legal context.

 
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
07/2017-06/2021Executive Committee memberInternational Association of Forensic Linguists
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Area of Expertise:
Area of Expertise (EN)Area of Expertise (ZH)
Legal bilingualism and multilingualism
Legal and political communication
Law, media and technology
Language politics
Language and the law
Implicit learning of language
Cognitive approaches to meaning and conceptual organisation
Spoken Languages:
Spoken Language(s) (EN)Spoken Language(s) (ZH)
English, Cantonese英語、粵語
Written Languages:
Written Language(s) (EN)Written Language(s) (ZH)
English, Chinese英文、中文
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