Dr Gi-Hyun Shin

Senior Lecturer (Korean)
PhD Monash; BA (Hons), MA Australian National University
School of Humanities & Languages

Contact

9385 1731
Room 202, Morven Brown
Fields: Korean Language, Applied Linguistics and Educational Linguistics, Language in Culture and Society (Sociolinguistics)

Korean as a Foreign/Heritage Language, Linguistics, Pragmatics, Contrastive Language Studies

Research

Dr Gi-Hyun Shin is a senior lecturer and Convenor of Korean Studies in the School of Humanities and Languages, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNSW. For further information please see Dr Shin's School profile.

Publications

    Books

    • Shin G;Ko S;An H;An S;Kim Y;Martin H;Ra J, 2011, A Set of Units of Work for Korean for Heritage Speakers at Australian Senior Secondary School Students, Original, KAREC, Sydney, Australia
    • Shin G;Ko S, 2011, A set of Units of Work for the education about Korean culture for Australian senior secondary school students who are not the students of the Korean language, Original, KAREC, Sydney, Australia
    • Shin G;Lee B, 2011, Korean for Intermediate Learners, Original, KAREC, Sydney, Australia
    • Shin G;Buzo A, 2007, Korean in Action: for International Learners. Book 2, Pilot Edition
    • Shin G;Buzo A, 2005, Korean in Action: for International Learners. Book 1, Pilot Edition

    Book Chapters

    • Shin G, 2008, 'Development of Korean Studies in Australia', in Chu E (ed.), 50 Year History of Koreans in Australia, edn. Original, Jinhung Publishing, Seoul, pp. 271 - 279

    Journal articles

    • Shin G, 2016, 'A Functional Approach to Vocabulary Teaching in Korean: The Case at UNSW', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 13, pp. 87 - 114, http://www.kri.unsw.edu.au/current-issue
    • Shin G-H;Ko S, 2011, 'The NALSSP Project at UNSW: The Final Report', The NALSSP Project at UNSW: The Final Report, vol. 8, pp. 191 - 210, http://www.kri.unsw.edu.au/IROKS/VOL8/IROKSVOL8.htm
    • Shin G, 2009, 'The NALSSP Projet at UNSW', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 6, pp. 217 - 230
    • Shin G, 2007, 'Language Use and Misuse at a Juncture: Notes on Pragmatic Aspects of Terms od Address and Terms of Reference in Korean', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 2, pp. 119 - 157
    • Shin G;Han J, 2006, 'On the Choice of a Romanisation System', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 3, pp. 91 - 105
    • Shin G, 2005, 'Language Use and Misuse at a Juncture: Notes on Pragmatic Aspects of Terms of Address and Terms of Reference in Korean', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 2, pp. 119 - 157

    Conference Papers

    • Shin G, 2016, 'A Profile of Interpersonal Grammar of Korean', in Park D-S (ed.), Proceedings of the First Conference on Korean Language Education in Australia: Theory and Practice, Conference on Korean Language Education in Australia: Theory and Practice, University of Sydney, pp. 107 - 134, presented at Conference on Korean Language Education in Australia: Theory and Practice, University of Sydney, 04 - 05 November 2016
    • Shin G, 2014, 'Identity, connotations and language change: referring to my wife for the benefit of others in Korean', in The Current State and Future Directions of Korean Studies in the CIS, The 5th Annual Conference of the International Society of Korea Applied Linguistics & the CIS Korean Studies Conference 2014, Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages, pp. 132 - 141, presented at The 5th Annual Conference of the International Society of Korea Applied Linguistics & the CIS Korean Studies Conference 2014, Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages, 14 - 15 August 2014
    • Shin G, 2014, 'Hojueui je2eoneo gyoyukgwajeonggwa gyosa (Language curriculums and teachers in Australia)', in Je2eoneo gyoyukgwajeong (Second Language curriculums), The 31st National Conference of The Korean Society of Bilingualism, Seoul National University, pp. 39 - 63, presented at The 31st National Conference of The Korean Society of Bilingualism, Seoul National University, 01 - 01 November 2014
    • Shin G, 2008, 'Korean Language Education as Part of Asia-Literacy: the Australian Case', in Proceedings of 2008 International Network for Korean Language and Culture International Conference: Multi-cultural Education and Korean Language Education, Korean Language Education Research Institute, SNU, Seoul National University, presented at 2008 International Network for Korean Language and Culture International Conference: Multi-cultural Education and Korean Language Education, Seoul National University, 07 - 09 November 2008
    • Shin G;Kim M, 2008, 'A Systemic Functional Analysis of Topic NPs in Korean', in Proceedings of ISFC 35: Voices around the world. The 35th ISFC Organizing Committee, The 35th ISFC Organizing Committee, Sydney, presented at ISFC 35: Voices around the world, Sydney, 01 - 01 January 2008
    • Shin G, 2005, 'Politeness in non-prescribed language use in Korean and implications for KFL learners', in Korea: Past, Present and Future. Proceedings of the 2nd International Korean Studies Conference, 2nd International Conference on Korea Past, Present and Future, Burapha University, presented at 2nd International Conference on Korea Past, Present and Future, Burapha University, 18 - 19 January 2005
    • Shin G, 2005, 'Politeness in Non-prescribed Language use in Korea and Implication for KFL Learners', in 2nd International Conference on Korea Past, Present and Future, 2nd International Conference on Korea Past, Present and Future, Burapha University, pp. 91 - 113, presented at 2nd International Conference on Korea Past, Present and Future, Burapha University, 18 - 19 January 2005
    • Shin G, 2004, '’Oykwukeloseuy Hankwke Kyoyuk Calyu Kaypal (On the development of KFL teaching/learning materials)', in Hankwuke Kyoyuk Calyu Kaypaluy Saylowun Panghyang (New directions for the development of Korean language teaching materials), International Association for Korean Language Education, Seoul, South Korea, presented at 14th International Conference on Korean Language Education, Seoul, South Korea, 14 - 15 August 2004
    • Shin G, 2004, 'Oykwukeloseuy Hankwke Kyoyuk Calyu Kaypal (On the development of KFL teaching/learning materials)', in International Association for Korean Language Education (ed.), 14th International Conference on Korean Language Education, 14th International Conference on Korean Language Education, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 291 - 303, presented at 14th International Conference on Korean Language Education, Seoul, South Korea, 14 - 15 August 2004
    • Shin G, 2004, 'KFL Teaching of Different Cultures by Different Teachers for Different Students: Towards the Localisation of KFL Teaching', in Vision Group for Promotion of Korean Studies in Southeast Asia (ed.), Workshop for Korean Language Education and Research in Southeast Asia and Vision Group for Promotion of Korean studies in Southeast Asia, Workshop for Korean Language Education and Research in Southeast Asia and Vision Group for Promotion of Korean studies in Southeast Asia, University of Malaya, pp. 87 - 92, presented at Workshop for Korean Language Education and Research in Southeast Asia and Vision Group for Promotion of Korean studies in Southeast Asia, University of Malaya, 27 - 28 September 2004

    Conference Proceedings (Editor of)

    • Shin G; Ko S, (eds.), 2011, 'Korean Language and Studies education in Australia: Assuring the Future', KAREC, UNSW, presented at The 2nd UNSW National Strategic Conference Proceedings, UNSW, 14 July 2011
    • Shin G; Suh C; Ko S, (eds.), 2009, 'Korean Language and Studies Education in Australia: Proceedings of UNSW National Strategic Conference 2009', KAREC, UNSW, presented at Korean Language and Studies Education in Australia: UNSW National Strategic Conference, UNSW, 19 - 21 November 2009
    • Shin G; Suh H, (eds.), 2004, 'Proceedings of the Korea-Australasia Research Centre Workshop 2003', Korea-Australasia Research Centre Workshop 2003, Korea-Australasia Research Centre, Sydney, presented at Korea-Australasia Research Centre Workshop 2003, Korea-Australasia Research Centre, Sydney, 01 January 2004
    • Shin G, (ed.), 2003, 'Korea: Language, Knowledge and Society', KSAA, Australian National University, Canberra, presented at 3rd Biennial Conference Korean Studies Association of Australia, Australian National University, Canberra, 30 June - 01 July 2003

    Reports

    • Shin G, 2011, Final Report. Jan – Aug 2011. UNSW NALSSP Project: Towards the Establishment of a Centre of Excellence for Korean Language and Studies Education and Research
    • Shin G, 2011, Progress Report 2. Jan – Dec 2010. UNSW NALSSP Project: Towards the Establishment of a Centre of Excellence for Korean Language and Studies Education and Research, KAREC, Sydney, Australia
    • Shin G, 2010, Progress Report No 1 Sep – Dec 2009 UNSW NALSSP Project: Towards the Establishment of a Centre of Excellence for Korean Language and Studies Education and Research
    • Shin G, 2010, Project Report to Australia-Korea Foundation: KAREC Australian Principals Visit to Korea Project, May - October 2010.
    • Shin G, 2008, An Analysis of the Errors Related to Korea in the Australian Primary and Secondary Text Book and Policy Implications for the Correction Process, Academy of Korean Studies, Republic of Korea, An Analysis of the Errors Related to Korea in the Australian Primary and Secondary Text Book and Policy Implications for the Correction Process, Final Research Report
    • Shin G;Ko S, 2008, Analysis of the Korean Studies in Southeast Asia, Korea-Australasia Research Centre, UNSW, Sydney, Korea-Australasia Research Centre Monograph
    • Shin G, 2005, Oegugeui bohun jedo: Dogil, Peurangseu, Taiwan, Hoju, Miguk (Veterans Welfare Systems in Overseas Countries: Germany, France, Taiwan, Australia, and the US), Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs, Republic of Korea, .

    Conference Presentations

    • Shin G;Ko S, 2008, 'Negotiation of meaning among learners of Korean as a ‘third’ language', presented at World Congress of Applied Linguistics (AILA), Essen, Germany, 01 January 2008
    • Shin G, 2003, '‘Ilbon-eseoeui hangukeo gyoyuk-gwa eoneo munhwa’-e daehan toron [A discussion paper on Korean Language & Culture Education in Japan]', presented at 5th International Conference of Korean as a Foreign Language Education, Seoul National University, Seoul, 01 January 2003

    Working Papers

    • Shin G, 2011, Understanding Content and Language Integrated Learning, KAREC Discussion Paper, Vol.12 (1)
    • Shin G;Ko S, 2010, The Study of Korean as a Heritage Language: An Issue in Korean Language Education in Australia, Korea-Australasia Research Centre Discussion Papers, Vol. 11 (4)
    • Shin G;Ko S, 2010, The Study of Korean as a Heritage Language: An Issue in Korean Language Education in Australia, Korea-Australasia Research Centre Discussion Papers, Vol 11, No 4
    • Shin G;Rue Y, 2010, Review of KSL Textbooks, Vol 11, No 5
    • Shin G, 2009, Korean Language and Studies in Australia: Past, Present and Future, Korea-Australasia Research Centre Discussion Papers, Vol 10. No 10
    • Shin G, 2009, Korean Language and Studies in Southeast Asia, Korea-Australasia Research Centre Discussion Papers, Vol 10. No 11
    • Shin G;Ko S, 2008, Research on Learning Korean as Third Language, Korea-Australasia Research Centre, UNSW, Sydney, Korea-Australasia Research Centre Discussion Papers, KAREC Discussion Paper. Vol 9. No 5

Teaching

Undergraduate Courses

ARTS1660/1661 Introductory Korean A/B
ARTS2660/2661 Intermediate Korean A/B
ARTS3662 Korean Pop Culture and Language
ARTS3667 Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language : An Introduction

Postgraduate Courses

KORE5006 Workshop in Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language
KORE5007 Insights into the Korean Language
KORE5008 Korean Teaching Practicum

Professional contribution

President, International Society of Korean Applied Linguistics (2013- )
Panel Chief Editor (Language & Linguistics), International Review of Korean Studies (2004- )
Editorial Board Member: Bilingual Research, Korean Society of Bilingualism (2012- )

Affiliations and membership

Korean Studies Association of Australasia
International Society of Korean Applied Linguistics
Korean Society of Bilingualism
International Association for Korean Lanaguge Education 

Other information

Have supervised/co-supervised PhD and MA theses in Linguistics specialsied in Korean, and MA and BA(Hons) theses in Asian Studies.