Chen, G. Investigating the degree of humorous enjoyment in reading funny errors. Accepted in Chinese as a Second Language Research. Forthcoming.
Chen, G. & Springer, K. (2017). Recast and its repair on L2 Chinese pronunciation. Konin Language Studies, 5(1), 93-116.
Chen, G. (2017). Performed culture: An approach to US collegiate Chinese language education, Quarterly Journal of Chinese Studies, 5(1), 84-102.
Chen, G. (2017). Identifying cultural elements in Chinese language curricula using the 3Ps framework, K-12 Chinese Language Teaching, 2, 1-26.
Chen, G. (2016). Developing a model of analytic rating scales to assess college students’ L2 Chinese oral performance, The International Journal of Language Testing, 6(2), 50-71.
Chen, G. (2016). Examining rating criteria used to assess U.S. college students’ Chinese oral performance, Chinese as a Second Language, 51(3), 286-311.
Chen, G. (2014). Teachers’ and non-teachers’ perceptions of a Chinese learner’s oral performances. Journal of the National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages, 16, 57-85.
“Investigating the Effects of Integrating a Culturally-Integrated Online Video to a Beginning-Level Chinese Course,” will present at the 2017 ACTFL annual conference, Nashville TN, November 17-19.
“The Effectiveness and Challenges in integrating VoiceThread to Enhance Collegiate L2 Chinese Students’ Oral Proficiency,” will present at the 3rd Online Chinese Teaching Forum & Workshop (OCTFW), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, October 27-28, 2017.
“Performed Culture: An Approach to US Collegiate Chinese Language Education,” will present at The Third of International Forum on Linguistics and Chinese Education, South Bend, Indiana, October 14-15, 2017.
Chair and discussant for the panel “The Ways of Integrating Culture into Chinese as a Foreign Language Education,” will present at the 2017 Texas Foreign Language Association, Arlington, TX, October 12-14, 2017.
“Identifying Cultural Elements in Chinese Language Curricula Using the 3Ps Framework,” presented at the 15th New York International Conference on Teaching Chinese, New York, May 6, 2017.
“Globalization and Foreign Language Teaching and Learning: A Culture-Based Approach to Collegiate Foreign Language Education,” presented at the 10th Cultures and Languages Across the Curriculum Conference, Des Moines, Iowa, October 21-22, 2016.
“Nihao = Hello?: An Illustration of a Culture-Integrated L2 Chinese Pedagogy through Interactive Videos,” presented at the 2016 TFLA, Austin, TX, October 13-15, 2016.
“Is It Fair for English-Speaking Learners in the U.S to take the New HSKs?” presented at the 18th Annual MwALT Conference, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, October 1, 2016.
“Video-Based Cultural Integration of Chinese Greeting Behaviors,” presented at the 9th International Conference and Workshops on Technology and Chinese Language Teaching in the 21st Century (TCLT9), Macau, China, May 27-29, 2016.
Chair and discussant for the panel “Employing Interactive Videos to Enhance L2 Chinese Oral Proficiency,” presented at the South Central Association for Language Learning Technology, Houston, Texas, April 8-9, 2016.
“Factor Structure of Analytic Rating Scales for Assessing U.S. College Students’ L2 Chinese Oral Performance,” presented at the CLTA Second International Symposium on Chinese Teaching and Learning, College Park, MD, April 13, 2016.
“Investigating Perception of Humorous Texts Originating from Chinese Language Learners’ Errors,” presented at the 6th International Humor Research Conference, Dallas, Texas, February 19-21, 2016.
Recipient of the TCU Research and Creativities Fund ($4500), available from June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018.
TCU Junior Faculty Summer Research Program Fellowship ($6000), Summer 2016.
Recipient of the TCU Research and Creativities Fund ($3145), available from June 1, 2016 through May 31, 2017.
Recipient of the Instructional Development Fund Grant ($2788); available from June 1, 2016 through May 31, 2017.
TCU Junior Faculty Summer Research Program Fellowship ($6000), Summer 2015.
Recipient of the TCU Research and Creativities Fund ($4000), available from June 1, 2015
The Chinese Language Teachers Association
Texas Foreign Language Association
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Advisor for the TCU Chinese Club
Vice president of Texas Foreign Language Association
Invited speech of “Surviving Chinese Language and Culture,” presented for the 2017 summer study abroad program in TCU business school, Fort Worth, Texas, March 24, 2017.
Invited speech of “Chinese Artifacts,” presented at the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, Fort Worth, Texas, February 13, 2017.
Invited lecture of “From ‘Hello’ to ‘Bye’ in Chinese: Do’s and Don’ts in the Chinese Culture,” presented for the course of Intro to Asian Studies, Fort Worth, Texas, September 7, 2016.
Invited speech of “Dos and Don’ts When Encountering the Chinese,” presented at the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, Fort Worth, Texas, February 23, 2016.
Invited speech of “When East meets West: Challenges Hanban Volunteer Teachers Face in U.S. Secondary School,” presented at Southern Methodist University SSEHD Sino-American Research Group, Dallas, Texas, October 30, 2015.