Research Areas

The research strengths of this program are represented below. We welcome applications from prospective PhD and MA students wishing to conduct research on or related to the following key areas.

English as an International Language (Farzad Sharifian)
Culture in English Language Teaching/Learning (Farzad Sharifian)
Cognitive Linguistics (Farzad Sharifian)
Cultural Linguistics (Farzad Sharifian)
Discourse Analysis (Farzad Sharifian)
Intercultural Communication (Farzad Sharifian)
Psychology of Language (Farzad Sharifian)
Pragmatics (Farzad Sharifian)
Language and Politics (Farzad Sharifian)

Please note that LCL academics frequently co-supervise MA and PhD projects located in programs other than their own. If you intend to work on a project that straddles this and another discipline, we will organize the necessary complement of research expertise to meet your supervision needs.