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Name Dr Guoxing Yu
Job title Reader in Language Education and Assessment
Department School of Education University of Bristol
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work+44 (0)117 331 8092
Qualifications BA, PhD(Bristol)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL)

Association Internationale de Linguistique Appliquée (AILA) International Association of Applied Linguistics

International Language Testing Association (ILTA)

European Association for Language Testing and Assessment (EALTA),

individual affiliate of Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE)
Keywords language testing
language assessment
applied linguistics
IELTS (International Language Testing System)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
school effectiveness
educational quality
educational assessment
Areas of expertise EDUCATIONAL ASSESSMENT including all aspects of language testing/assessment, reading in a foreign/second language, the role of language in assessing student learning in maths and science, measurement and development of learning power, international comparisons in educational assessment, philosophy of educational assessment, student self- and peer-assessment, school effectiveness and educational quality in developing countries (in particular Sub-Sahara Africa).

RESEARCH METHODS: large-scale quantitative data management and analyses (e.g. multilevel modelling using MLwiN), and use of qualitative data analysis software (e.g. MAXqda)
Languages (other than English)
Chinese spoken    written