Dr Steve Wong stands smiling wearing a graduation gown

Dr Stephen Wong

Senior Lecturer

Sociolinguistics, language teaching, ethnography.

Department of Early Childhood & Education , School Of Education And Communities

Steve Wong is a Senior Lecturer, Course Leader - MA in English Language Teaching. He supervises level 6 dissertations, leads level 7 modules, and acts as Director of Studies and research degree supervisor. He also serves as a member of the School of Education and Communities Research Degrees Sub-Committee.


  • PhD in Language, Discourse and Communication (2018, King’s College London)
  • MA in English Language Teaching (2011, UEL)
  • BA (Hons) in TESOL (2009, UEL)

Areas Of Interest

Steve is especially interested in the sociolinguistics of globalization and its implications on language teaching policy and practice. His research takes the linguistic ethnographic approach in the collection and analysis of naturally occurring speech.