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Awardees 2011


Tan Tin Dang – Vietnam

Doctoral student, La Trobe University

Paper: Learner autonomy: Perceptions of EFL undergraduate students across Asia


Budsaba Kanoksilapatham – Thailand

Associate Professor, Silpakorn University

Paper: Harmony of rhetorical organization across diverse academic disciplines: Experimental research articles


Amira Massaabi – Tunisia

Doctoral student, University of Manouba

Paper: The Role of Metadiscourse in Comprehending Research Articles in English: The Case of Geography Researchers


Diego Mideros – Colombia

Doctoral student, The University of the West Indies

Paper: Autonomy as a glocal phenomenon: A listening case study


Marie Perera – Sri Lanka

Professor, University of Colombo

Paper: Is Ability grouping an answer to large ESL classes in Sri Lanka?


Millicent Quarcoo – Ghana

Doctoral student, University of Ghana

Paper: Twi-English code switching in Ghana: Emerging forms and functions


Françoise Salager-Meyer – Venezuela

Professor, The University of the Andes

Paper: Languages for Specific Purposes: From disciplinary specificity and (critical) genre analysis to contextual and intercultural aspects of specialized discourse


Tazanfal Tehseem – Pakistan

Doctoral student, University of Sargodha

Paper: The Construction of Ideology in Journalistic Texts: A functional approach towards discourse analysis