Official Title: Lecturer

Faculty: Faculty of Humanities

Email: sharon.chen@usj.edu.mo


Short Bio

Sharon Chen, with a PGcert in History (University of Saint Joseph, Macao) and a master's in English (Shih Hsin University, Taiwan), is an experienced English teacher as well as a Trad. Chinese/English translator. She joined USJ in 2013 and has been teaching undergraduate students with different proficiency levels. Besides teaching, she also works as an administrative staff in the USJ's Cambridge Assessment Exam Centre (MO004) and is a qualified FCE Speaking Examiner. Her current research interests include post-colonial writings in Taiwan and Macao and identity writings (national, sexual, gender) in contemporary Chinese literature.

Publications

 

CONFERENCES 

“Integrating an International Test System as an Assessment Component in English Language Instruction and Curriculum,” ETA International, Taipei, Taiwan, 2019

“The Presentation of Multicultural Impacts in Macau Literature,” ICAS 9, Adelaide, Australia, 2015. 

“The Use of Multimedia in English Teaching: Taking Short Films as an Example,” English Language Teaching International Conference, University of Macau, Macau, 2014. 

"Women and Nature in Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake," PANCS, Jerusalem, Israel, 2010.

“A Diasporic Approach to Shauna Singh Baldwin's 'We are Not in Pakistan' and 'The Distance Between Us,'" PANCS, OSAKA, Japan, 2009. 

“Performing a Japanese Housewife in Ruth L. Ozeki’s My Year of Meats,” PANCS, Brisbane, Australia, 2008. 

SEMINAR PUBLICATIONS 

Chen, Xiao-Han Sharon and Yiu-Nam Leung. "Women and Nature in Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake." New Directions in Canadian Studies. Eds. Steward Gill and R. K. Dhawan. Vedanta Books, New Delhi, 2011. 

Chen, Hsiao-Han Sharon. "A Diasporic Approach to Shauna Singh Baldwin's 'We are Not in Pakistan' and 'The Distance Between Us.'" Recent Trends in Canadian Studies. Eds. Steward Gill and R. K. Dhawan. Prestige Books: New Delhi, 2010. 

Chen, Hsiao-Han Sharon. “Performing a Japanese Housewife in Ruth L. Ozeki’s My Year of Meats.” Canadian Studies Today. Eds. Steward Gill and R. K. Dhawan. Prestige Books: New Delhi, 2009. 

PUBLISHED TRANSLATION 

Uchida, Hiroki and Sarah S. Haas. Play! English Spelling (PLAY!拼裝英單). Trans. HsiaoHan Chen and XiuLin Chen. Deeteng: Taipei, 2009. 


Modules

Year 2 Bachelor
Year 4 Bachelor
LCO108
2.00 credits
LCO107
2.00 credits
Year 1
ELS001
0.00 credits
SEC001
0.00 credits
ENG103
3.00 credits
ENG104
3.00 credits
ENG102
3.00 credits
ENG101
3.00 credits
Year 2
ENG108
2.00 credits
ENG106
2.00 credits
ENG105
2.00 credits
ENG107
2.00 credits