I am Associate Professor in Applied Linguistics at the Centre for Applied Linguistics in UCL Institute of Education (Department of Culture, Communication and Media; University College London, UK). I received my PhD. in Socio- and Applied Linguistics from the Autonomous University of Madrid (Spain), followed by postdoctoral fellowships at King’s College London (2010-2011) and The University of Hong Kong (2011-2012). I have worked as Assistant Professor at The University of Hong Kong (2012-2015) where I have also been appointed as Honorary Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education (2016-2017).

My research in Madrid, London, Mainland China and Hong Kong has been published in books and journals within the fields of socio-/applied linguistics. I’m Co-Editor of Language Policy journal (Springer) and Language, Culture and Society (John Benjamins). I also serve as Co-President of EDiSo Association for Studies in Discourse and Society.

My institutional website can be accessed here: http://iris.ucl.ac.uk/iris/browse/profile

Find also my ResearchGate page here.

ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6421-5180