Dr Xintong Lu received her BA in English Language and Literature (class of 2014) at East China University of Science and Technology, MA in Educational Leadership and Management at the University of Warwick (14/15), and Ph. D. in Education (10/2015-02/2019) at the University of Warwick, the United Kingdom.
Research Interests and Experience
Her research interests are educational leadership, higher education, and interdisciplinary research. Her doctoral research was about a Chinese perspective on distributed leadership, which was jointly funded by Warwick University and China Scholarship Council (CSC).
She was the project leader of two research projects – a student innovation research project funded by East China university of Science and Technology, and a Monash Warwick Alliance project funded by both Warwick University and Monash University. She has the experiences of being sponsored to visit Glasgow Caledonia University, United Kingdom and University of Monash, Australia for academic purposes, and is currently a reviewer of the journal International Journal of Leadership in Education.
X, Lu. (In press) The barriers, facilitators and solutions for women in educational leadership roles in a Chinese university, International Journal of Chinese Education, Brill.
X, Lu. (2019) Differences in Interpersonal Communication Efficacy among Chinese and International Students: What are they and why do they matter?, Exchanges: The Interdisciplinary Research Journal, 6(2): 64-85.
‘In Education and Psychology: Share your research to contribute’, Monash Education Research Community Conference, University of Monash, Melbourne, 12th June 2017.
‘Spread the World: Steps towards an international community of educational research’, Kaleidoscope Conference, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 1st-2nd June, 2017.
‘Education in a changing world’, Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference, CES, University of Warwick, Coventry, 6th May 2017.
‘A Golden Area for China and UK Educational Relations’, Chinese Education Research Association (CERA), UCL Institute of Education, London, 24th-25th June 2016.
-She was the organizer and chair of:
‘Enhance Employability and Networking: Workshop for Warwick and Monash research students’, Monash Warwick Alliance Research Student Team, University of Warwick & University of Monash, Coventry & Melbourne, 3rd November, 2017.