We are pleased to welcome Professor Teun A. van Dijk as an Honorary Professor of the Australia Asia Research and Education Foundation. He is currently working at Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain.

Professor Teun A. van Dijk is a world leader in Critical Discourse Studies and he has researched and published widely in this area. Some of his outstanding publications are:

  • SOCIETY AND DISCOURSE. HOW CONTEXT CONTROLS TEXT AND TALK. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009).
  • DISCOURSE AND CONTEXT. A SOCIOCOGNITIVE APPROACH. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008). DISCOURSE AND POWER (Houndsmills, UK: Palgrave, 2008).
  • DISCOURSE AND POWER (Houndsmills, UK: Palgrave, 2008).
  • (Ed.). DISCOURSE STUDIES. 5 vols. Sage Benchmarks in Discourse Studies (London: Sage, 2007).

His website provides an excellent source of information on Critical Discourse Studies:http://www.discourses.org/