Professor Nguyen Hoa – Chairperson of Council of Education and Research
Professor Nguyen Hoa received a BA in English Studies from the Hanoi Teacher Education College, a BA in Linguistics from the Hanoi University (now Vietnam National University, Hanoi). He earned his MA from the University of Canberra, Australia in 1990, and Ph.D. from Vietnam National University in 1999. From 1995 to 2012, he was the Chair of linguistics, Dean of the Faculty of English Language and Culture from 1999 to 2003. In 2003, he was promoted Vice-President of the University of Languages and International Studies (ULIS) – VNU, and served as its president from 2008 to end of January 2016.
He is currently the Chairperson of ULIS Council of Education and Research, and President of Viettesol Association (VTA)
He became an associate professor in 2003, and full professor in 2007.
3. Research Interest
Linguistics, discourse analysis, semantics, grammar, foreign language education.
4. Research Grants
Discourse analysis and its application to essay writing (VNU level research project – 2004); Critical discourse analysis – theory and method (VNU level research project – 2008); Designing the VSTEP.3-5, (MOET level research project – 2014); Designing the VSTEP.2, (MOET level research project – 2015); Designing the VSTEP3, (MOET level research project – 2017); Designing the VSTEP.1, (MOET level research project – 2017); Designing a credit based English language teacher education program (MOET level research project – 2011); Developing anchor test items, (MOET level research project – 2017).
5. Major Publications
Monographs: Discourse analysis: theory and practice (VNU Press, 2003 and 2008 (2nd Ed.); Critical discourse analysis: theory and method, (VNU Press, 2006)
Course books: Understanding English semantics (VNU Press, 2004); An introduction to discourse analysis ((VNU Press, 2000); English Language Teaching Methodology (Van Hoa Press – 2003)