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Dr Beata Webb  

PhD (UniSA), MA (Silesia),

Dr Beata Webb
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Society and Design
Bond University QLD 4229
Australia


Title
Assistant Professor

Department
Faculty of Society and Design

Telephone
Office Telephone Number
Within Australia:
From overseas:

7 559 52541
+61 7 559 52541
Location
Building Level: 2
Building: 1a. Faculty of Society and Design
Location: Bond University
Professional Biography
Dr Beata Webb’s research interests extend to education, applied linguistics and linguistics. She has lectured in linguistics and language teacher education in Australia for over 25 years. Working with students and teachers from all over the world has inspired and determined her main research which focuses on internationalisation of education in Australia and worldwide, international student mobility and intercultural teaching and learning. Dr Webb’s research aims to improve understanding the nature of linguistically and culturally diverse student cohorts, leading to better preparation of teachers and institutions for the challenges presented by international student mobility, diversity and global citizenship. Her other professional interests include the use of technology in education and e-learning. In the field of linguistics, her work focuses on cognitive linguistics and the study of discourse, with a particular interest in the concept of cross-linguistic possession and linguistic possession in Polish discourse. She has delivered professional workshops and lectures in many countries including Australia, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, China, Poland, the UK and Germany.
Qualifications
Doctor of Philosophy (Linguistics) - University of South Australia
Master of Arts (TESOL/Education) - University of Silesia
Teaching expertise
Language teacher education and linguistics, including theoretical aspects of teaching and learning and their practical applications in programs designed for language teachers of English as a Second Language or Languages Other Than English.
Subject list

LING11-101 Language Teaching Methodology

LING12-204 Sociolinguistics

LING13-301 Language Acquisition

LING71-204 Language & Society

LING71-700 Language Teaching Internship

LING71-701 Teaching Practicum

LING72-201 Language Teaching Methodology: TESOL

LING72-701 Teaching Practicum: TESOL

LING72-200 Major Essay in Linguistics

LING71-700 Language Teaching Internship

LING13-600 Special Project in Applied Linguistics

Teaching awards

Dean's Teaching Award 1999