Personal profile

Research Biography

Wei Wei is a PhD candidate in the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at Flinders University. Coming from China, she has a Chinese-teaching background in China, and is now a registered teacher in Australia. With Master’s degrees in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Teaching, and TESOL, she integrates the knowledge of language teaching and pays special attention to children’s language and literacy development in Australia. Her current study focuses on home language maintenance among Chinese families. By investigating the language policies in different social contexts, she hopes to support children’s wellbeing and language development for life-long benefits.

Education/Academic qualification

Master, TESOL, Flinders University

1 Feb 202029 Aug 2022

Award Date: 29 Sept 2022

Master, Teaching (early childhood), University of South Australia

1 Feb 201619 Sept 2018

Award Date: 19 Sept 2018

Master, Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages, Sichuan Normal University

1 Feb 20121 Jul 2014

Award Date: 1 Jul 2014