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Editorial Board


       Xu Wen, Southwest University, China

       Associate Editors

  • Rod Ellis, University of Auckland, New Zealand
  • Claire Kramsch, University of Califonia at Berkeley, USA     

        Assistant Editor

  • Kun Yang, Southwest University, China

       Board Members

·         Christine Coombe,Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai Men’s College,United Arab Emirates

·         Michel Achard, Rice University, USA

·         Michael Barlow, University of Auckland, New Zealand

·         Alessandro Benati, The University of Hong Kong, China

·         Jakub Bielak, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland

·         Simon Borg, University of Leeds, UK

·         Kees de Bot, University of Groningen, Netherlands

·         James Dean Brown, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA

·         Shihong Du, Southwest University, China

·         Hassan Mohebbi, European Knowledge Development Institute, Turkey

·         Abbas Pourhosein Gilakjani, Islamic Azad University, Iran

·         ZhaoHong Han, Columbia University, USA

·         Guangwei Hu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

·         Margaret Kettle, Queensland University of Technology,  Australia

·         Chengyu Liu, Southwest University, China

·         Dilin Liu, The University of Alabama, USA

·         Jin Liu, Guizhou Normal University, China

·         Heather Lotherington, York University in Toronto, Canada

·         Mohamed Abdelmageed Mansour, Assiut University, Egypt

·         Jonathan Newton,Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

·         Hayo Reinders, Anaheim University (USA) and KMUTT (Thailand)

·         Ulrike Schröder, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil

·         Tomohiko Shirahata, Shizuoka University, Japan

·         Bernard Spolsky, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

·         Jonathan James Webster, City University of Hong Kong, China

·         Lawrance Jun Zhang, University of Auckland, New Zealand


Annual Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    57 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    49 days to first decision for all manuscripts
    133 days from submission to acceptance
    32 days from acceptance to publication

    9 Altmetric mentions

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