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Ms. ORTEGA Maritza
Lecturer II

Qualifications:

PhD (candidate) in Applied Linguistics - City University of Hong Kong
MA in English Linguistics - University College London
BA in English Language Teaching - Universidad de Santiago de Chile

Telephone: 3411 7850
Email: mortega@hkbu.edu.hk
Office: OEE1008


BIO

Maritza completed an MA in English Linguistics at UCL before beginning her university career in Chile where she worked at Universities in Valdivia and Santiago. After publishing her first paper, she came to Hong Kong in 2015 under the Hong Kong Fellowship Scheme and began a PhD with a focus on learner corpora. She is looking forward to getting to know the students at HKBU and making a strong contribution to the language center.


RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Learner Corpora
  • Computer-aided Error Analysis
  • English Language Teaching

CURRENT AND PREVIOUS POSITIONS
  • Language Center, HKBU, HK
  • Linguistics Department, Universidad de Chile, Chile
  • Linguistics Department, Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile
  • Modern Foreign Languages Department, Windsor High School and Sixth Form, UK
  • British Institute, Chile
  • Modern Foreign Languages Department, Presbyterian College, SC, US

COURSES TAUGHT
  • University English I (GCLA1008)
  • Writing Enhancement Course (LANG0036)
  • Honors Project Writing Course (SUPE1621)

PUBLICATIONS