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Fellowships, Honorary Titles

Distinguished Visiting Professor(Oct. 15-Nov. 25, 2013) Language & Society Center, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

Yunshan Chair Professor (2011-2013)
Yunshan Chair Professorship, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, Guangzhou, China

Resident Senior Research Fellow (2005 May-June)
Mitteleuropa Foundation, Bolzano, Italy

Resident Senior Research Fellow in Bellagio Research Center, Italy (2004 October-November)
Rockefeller Foundation, New York, USA

Resident Senior Fellow and Professor, Department of English & German (2001 February-Sept.)
University at Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain

Charles Culpepper Research Fellow and Professor, (1991)
Duke University, Humanities Computing Center, Durham

Fulbright Professor, (1989 September-December)
Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

Founder and Director

Founder and Chairman of CASLAR (Chinese as a Second Language Research):

Founder and Co-director of Barcelona Summer School on Bi- and Multilingualism:

Founder and Co-director of the Sorbonne-Paris – SUNY Albany graduate student symposium series

Founder and Director of “Intercultural Pragmatics and Communication” conference series. The 7th conference will be held at the University of Split, Croatia on June 10-12,