Research participants wanted

By October 5, 2011News

[tab:English]Taiwanese on the Move: Intersections of Mobility, Language Learning, and Overseas Study Experience

Are you an overseas student from Taiwan?

If yes, you are invited to join a research project investigating the experiences of Taiwanese students studying in Australia. We are interested in hearing your stories of language learning and studying abroad.

What is involved?

If you agree to participate in this research, you will be asked to participate in an informal interview, which will last for about 30 minutes to one hour. If you agree, you may also continue to join the research by keeping in touch and keeping sharing your experiences.

How will my privacy be protected?

The research has been approved by Macquarie Human Ethics Committee and your privacy and anonymity will be protected at all times. You can also withdraw from the research at any point, even if you previously agreed to participate.

Where can I learn more and how can I participate?

If you are interested in participating or if you’d like to ask further questions, please contact the researcher Grace Chu-Lin Chang at [email protected]mq.edu.au.

Thank you for considering participating!

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台灣動起來: 流動,語言,留學經驗的互動與交錯

你是從台灣到澳洲留學的學生嗎?

如果是,歡迎你參與台灣留學生在澳洲的研究,我們想要聽見台灣留學生的語言學習及留學經驗的生命故事。

如果你願意參與研究,我們會有一個輕鬆的訪談,訪談時間約為半小時到一小時,之後若你同意,你可以繼續參與研究,與研究者保持聯絡,繼續分享你的經驗。

關係你的隱私

本研究經Macquarie大學的人權倫理委員會核准,你的隱私及匿名會受到完整保護。你也能隨時停止參加研究,即便先前已經同意參與。

若你有興趣或有任何問題,請聯絡研究者:

PhD Candidate Grace Chu-Lin Chang; Email: [email protected]mq.edu.au

謝謝!

Author Grace Chu-Lin Chang

Receiving a 2011 Endeavour PhD Postgraduate Award from the Australian Government to fund her research, Grace now holds a PhD degree in Linguistics from Macquarie University in Sydney. Building upon her experiences in student services as an English teacher, a student affairs coordinator, a translator and a researcher, Grace devotes herself to cross-cultural communication and social participation of transnationals.

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