Curriculum Vitae

DR. GAN YEE CHIN

Senior Lecturer
  • Department of Malaysian Languages and Applied Linguistics
    Faculty of Languages and Linguistics

AREAS OF EXPERTISE


  • APPLIED LINGUISTICS
    Corpus linguistics, Corpus-assisted discourse analysis (CADS), Chinese lexicology, Multilingualism

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION


  • PH.D, (Chinese Language and Literature)
    Tsinghua University
  • M.ARTS, (Chinese Language and Literature)
    Tsinghua University
  • BSC, (Human Development)
    Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES


  • Coordinator
    02 Mar 2023 - 01 Mar 2025 (Department)
  • Committee Members
    06 Jul 2023 - 16 Jul 2024 (Department of Malaysian Languages and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics)
  • Committee Members
    02 Mar 2023 - 01 Mar 2024 (University Malaya)
  • Acting Head of Department
    27 Dec 2023 - 29 Dec 2023 (Department)
  • Acting Head of Department
    02 Aug 2023 - 07 Aug 2023 (Department of Malaysian Languages and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics)
  • Acting Head of Department
    29 May 2023 - 30 May 2023 (Department of Malaysian Languages and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics)
  • Committee Members
    12 May 2022 - 12 May 2023 (Department of Malaysian Languages and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics)
  • Acting Head of Department
    03 Mar 2023 - 07 Mar 2023 (Department of Malaysian Languages and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics)

PAPER PRESENTED


INVITED SPEAKER
  1. Get to know Chinese culture, Thammasat University-UM Intercultural Summer Programme, FBL, UM and Thammasat University, Thailand (International) (21 Dec 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
  2. Mandarin Chinese variety in Southeast Asia: Taking Malaysian Vocabulary as an Example, Language as a window to culture webinar , Dong A University, Vietnam (International) (15 Dec 2022 - 15 Dec 2022)

ACADEMIC/PROF. SERVICES


Evaluation
  1. (2023) Candidature Defence (Gokul Jayakumar), University, (Internal Examiner)
  2. (2023) Phd. Proposal Defense (Jiewei Chen), University, (Internal Examiner)
  3. (2023) Mobility Program (Outbound) & Related Collaborations Academic Affairs as Well as The Promotion of Higher Degree Programs of The Faculty of Language and Linguistics, International, (External Assessor)
  4. (2023) Reviewed Manuscript, International, (Reviewer)
  5. (2022) Candidature Defence of Lai Lanlan (17201553/1), University, (Internal Examiner)
  6. (2022) Proposal Defence by Phd Candidate - Song Hu (S2107894), University, (Reviewer)
  7. (2022) Cd of Master's Degree Candidate : Li Shuyao (17222038/1), University, (Reviewer)
  8. (2022) Pd of Phd Candidate: Qingqing Zhang(S2035780/1), University, (Reviewer)
Contribution to event
  1. (2023) Panel of Judges for The Eslite Spectrum Malaysia Best Malay Slogan Competition, National, (Panelist/Moderator)
  2. (2023) International Malaysian Languages and Linguistic (Chinese) Workshop 2023 (Imcl2023), International, (Event Organiser)

SUPERVISION


Under Graduate Students
  1. (2022) Characteristic Verb/Verb phrase in Malaysian Chinese based on China Press newspaper
  2. (2022) A Survey of Novel Words used in Malaysia during Covid-19 Pandemic
  3. (2022) A Study of the Subtext of Five Malaysian Teochew Operas
  4. (2022) An analysis of the Similarities and Differences Between Chinese and Japanese Food Names in Japanese
Postgraduate Student
  1. (2023) LINGUISTIC AND CULTURAL CHALLENGES IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING FOR CHINESE DOCTORAL STUDENTS: A CASE STUDY IN A SELECTED MALAYSIAN UNIVERSITY, SUN KAIXUAN
  2. (2023) A Descriptive-Comparative Study on the Translation of the Culture-Specific Items of Fushengliuji, XU ZHANG
  3. (2023) RESEARCH ON CORPUS-BASED STUDY OF THE CHINESE CLASSICAL TRANSLATOR┬┐S STYLE, WANG YANGZI
  4. (2023) Research on the Interaction Mechanism of Grammaticalization and Subjectification of "He"Type Function Words, SHI MIAO
  5. (2023) Subtitle Translation From the Perspective of Multimodal Discourse Analysis: A Case Study of The Wandering Earth, ZENG GUIMEI
  6. (2022) A COMPARISON OF MACHINE AND HUMAN ERRORS IN CHINESE-ENGLISH LITERARY TRANSLATIONS, JINHAO JIANG
  7. (2022) A CORPUS-BASED STUDY OF ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION NARRATIVES IN SELECTED YOUTUBE VIDEOS, HUANG XINIXIN
  8. (2021) THE APPLICATION OF DATA-DRIVEN LEARNING APPROACH IN ENGLISH VOCABULARY LEARNING, XU ZHANG

TEACHING


Bachelor
  1. (2022) TIC1012 - Linguistics Theories in The Context of The Chinese Language
  2. (2022) TIC3003 - Methods in Chinese Language Research
  3. (2022) TIC1011 - Morphosyntax of Modern Chinese Language
  4. (2022) TIC3005 - The History of Chinese Language
  5. (2022) TIC2011 - Translation Theories and Practices
  6. (2022) TIC3002 - Translation Theories and Practices