Jia, Mian

Seeking Ph.D. in Interpersonal Communication
Email address: mianjia@utexas.edu
Hometown: Taiyuan, Shanxi, China
B.A. Degree: Beihang University, English
M.A. Degree: Beihang University, Linguistics
 
Current research interests: I am interested in how language shapes our human communication, particularly the instrumental and persuasive use of politeness strategies. I also conduct bibliometric analysis by using CiteSpace, a knowledge visualization tool.
 
Projected graduation: Spring 2022
 
First Semester Mentor: Dr. Madeline Maxwell
 

Jia, M. & Xiang, M. Y. (2018). Neo-economy Principle in politeness: A case of Chinese online forum requests. Paper presented at the 11th International Conference on Im/politeness, Valencia, Spain.

University of Texas Graduate School Provost Supplement Fellowship

Moody College of Communication Graduate Fellowship

 Graduate School Fellowship Stipend