Dr Suzanne Raine

BA (Hons) PhD Linguistics (University of Sydney) MA Prof. Communication (Deakin) M Letts DEA Applied Linguistics (Nancy II) Grad Dip Career Counselling (RMIT)
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
T: +61 403677495

Areas of expertise

  • Applied Linguistics And Educational Linguistics 200401
  • Discourse And Pragmatics 200403
  • Linguistic Structures (Incl. Grammar, Phonology, Lexicon, Semantics) 200408
  • Journalism And Professional Writing 1903

Research interests

Healthcare communication

Systemic functional linguistics

Humour in spontaneous interaction

Conversation analysis

Researcher's projects

Research Fellow (National Linguist) Effective Communication in Clinical Handover - ARC Linkage grant 2010 to 2013, lead institution University of Technology Sydney

Research Fellow - 'Driving healthcare efficiencies and patient care outcomes by improving communication across acute transitions of care' ARC Linkage grant 2015 to 2017, lead institution Curtin University


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