Lecturer in Communications
Besides working full time as the Manager of Summer and Winter Sessions at the School of Liberal Studies at Purchase College, Di Yu is also working toward an Ed.D. in Applied Linguistics at Teachers College, Columbia University. Her research interests include media and political discourse, humor, and the use of multimodal resources in interaction. She is currently serving as Web Editor of the Studies of Applied Linguistics and TESOL (SALT) journal as well as President of the Language and Social Interaction Working Group (LANSI). A list of her publications and presentations can be found on her portfolio.