Dr Amanda Mason

Liverpool Business School

Dr Amanda Mason is a Senior Lecturer in Liverpool Business School and teaches on the MSc Management programmes.


2010, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, PhD
2002, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom, M.Ed.
1990, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom, BSc (Hons)

Journal article

Turner JC, Mason A, Harrison R, Varga-Atkins T. 2020. Culture Club: Experiences of running a journal club for continuing professional development in higher education Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice, 8 :81-89 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Jørgensen M, Mason A, Pedersen R, Harrison R. 2020. The Transformative Learning Potential in the Hybrid Space between Technology and Intercultural Encounters Journal of Studies in International Education, 26 :318-333 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Mason A, Hickman J. 2017. Students supporting students on the PhD journey: An evaluation of a mentoring scheme for international doctoral students Innovations in Education and Teaching International, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Mason A, Eva V. 2014. Fostering internationalisation: the benefits to home students of mentoring international students. Stewart M. Innovations in Practice, 9 :3-12 Publisher Url


Mason A, Zhang W. 2017. An exploration of the use of mobile applications to support the learning of Chinese characters employed by students of Chinese as a foreign language Kan Q, Bax S. Beyond the language classroom: researching MOOCs and other innovations Research-publishing.net 9781908416520 DOI Publisher Url

Editorial boards:

Postgraduate Journal of Management Research, Editor, https://openjournals.ljmu.ac.uk/PJMR/. 2023

Conference presentation:

Supporting students how to learn: a preliminary framework for teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (CFL) students strategies for Chinese character learning, European Conference on Language Learning, London, virtual presentation. 2023

Sustainable Internationalisation through Collaborative Online Intercultural Learning’, European Symposium for Sustainability in Business Education, Liverpool, UK, Oral presentation. 2023

Student development against a backdrop of Covid-19: Developing communities of learning through virtual exchange programmes, LJMU Virtual Teaching and learning Conference, Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2021

Developing library and academic partnerships for student success, Northern Collaboration Online Conference 2020, “Access, Success, Progress”, Oral presentation. 2020

Global citizenship: an aspiration for the many or an exclusive club for the elite few?, LJMU Teaching and learning Conference, Liverpool, UK, Oral presentation. 2018

Unpacking Virtual and Intercultural Spaces: A Presentation of a Conceptual Framework to Investigate the Connection between Technology and Intercultural Learning, European Conference on Educational Research, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oral presentation. 2017

An exploration of the use of mobile applications to support the learning of Chinese characters employed by students of Chinese as a foreign language, International Conference on MOOCs, Informal Language Learning, and Mobility, Milton Keynes, UK, Oral presentation. 2016

Enhancing student performance at the dissertation stage of taught postgraduate students in the Built Environment: an investigation into the needs and expectations of diverse cohorts of students, Council of Heads of the Built Environment (CHOBE) conference: Innovation on Built Environment Education, Liverpool, UK, Oral presentation. 2016

Understanding international students’ experience of learning with technology, EAIE 28th International Conference, Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2016

Mentoring International Students: narrowing the cultural divide, broadening global horizons, LJMU Teaching and learning Conference, Oral presentation. 2014

Integrating a focus-on-form into a task-based approach to teaching speaking to advanced learners, Symposium on Action Research in English Language Teacher Education, IATEFL Conference, Cardiff, UK, Oral presentation. 2009

Teaching qualification:

M.Ed. Educational Technology and ELT. 2002

RSA/UCLES Diploma in Teaching as a Foreign Language to Adults. 1995

Camridge/UCLES Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. 1993