Dr Bingjuan Xiong

Ph.D (Communication) University of Colorado at Boulder, MA (Applied Linguistics) Zhejiang University

Biography

Bingjuan Xiong is a lecturer in Communication at the University of Auckland. She studies the intersection of communication, culture, and technology in China’s digital environment through discourse analytic approaches; more specifically, she is interested in exploring how new forms of mediation on digital platforms are changing the ways people perform social and political actions in the Chinese context. Her work has been published in the Journal of Communication and Journal of International and Intercultural Communication, among others.  

Research | Current

Social media, identity play, and authenticity 

Digital narratives 

Citizenship in China 

Intercultural communication 

 

Teaching | Current

COMMS 104 Advertising and Society 

COMMS 207 Communication Research Methods 

COMMS 704 Communication and Culture 

Postgraduate supervision

Chinese official media frames

Online community and fan groups in the Philippines

 

I would particularly welcome enquires about PhD or MA research in the areas of:

Chinese digital media 

Online discourse and political communication 

Digital narratives 

Intercultural communication 

 

 

Areas of expertise

Chinese internet studies 

Communication and culture 

Language and social interaction 

Political communication

Communication theory

Contact details

Primary office location

SOCIAL SCIENCES BUILDING - EAST - Bldg 201E
Level 5, Room 538
10 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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