Overview

Country Affiliations

  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore

Research Publications and Outputs

Recent Publications

Publications: 65 (Other: 65)

Funded Griffith Research

Engagement and Impact

Learning and Teaching

Current and Past Courses

  • English as an Int. Language (2201LAL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • English as a Global Language (2201LHS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • English as an Int. Language (2201LAL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • English as a Global Language (2201LHS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.

Research by Higher Degree Supervision or Scholarship

Background

Bio

Andy Kirkpatrick research areas are World Englishes, in particular the development of Asian varieties of English and the role(s) of English as a lingua franca within Asia. He is also interested in multilingual education policy within Asia. He also works on the role of English and other languages in the internationalization of education. He is also interested in the history of Chinese rhetoric and contrastive Chinese-English discourse and pragmatics. Andy has held a number of offices in Universities all over the world. He has served as the Griffith University's School of Languages and Linguistics Head of School, Director of the Research Centre for Language Education and Acquisition in Multilingual Societies at the Hong Kong Institute of Education and, prior to that, was Professor of Language Education at Curtin University. He has taught in tertiary institutions in China, England, Myanmar and Singapore.