Dongbing Zhang (Mus / 张冬冰)
PhD (USyd, in progress)
MA (BNU), BA (BNU)
My current research is on the interpersonal discourse and grammatical patterns in Khorchin Mongolian from the perspective of systemic functional theory (supervisors: Prof. James R. Martin & Dr. Yaegan J. Doran).
Systemic Functional Linguistics (incl. lexicogrammar, discourse semantics, register, and genre)
Functional language description, comparison, and typology
Description of social semiotic systems
Teaching English/Chinese/Mongolian as a foreign language