Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

Yue (Luna) Peng

PhD Educational Studies


Dr. Jamie Pyper


Luna is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the Faculty of Education. She obtained her B.A and M.A degrees from Sichuan University, China and has studied at University of Barcelona, Spain as an exchange student. She is a teacher and researcher of second language education and a fascinated learner of second languages. Prior to starting her doctoral study at Queen's, Luna taught Mandarin at Sichuan University in China and Confucius Institute at Woosong University in South Korea.

Research Interests

  • Language teacher cognition
  • Language teacher education
  • Language teaching pedagogy

Professional Affiliations

  • AAAL (American Association of Applied Linguistics)
  • CLTA (The Chinese Language Teachers Association)
  • Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics (CAAL)
  • Canadian Association of Teaching Chinese as a Second Language