Personal Information
Bahram Kazemian

Department of English, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Azerbaijan-e-Sharghi, Iran

Bahram Kazemian
Educations
From 2003 to 2007, B.A In English Language Translation , Iran
From 2009 to 2013, M.A. In English Language Teaching , Iran
From 2014 to Present, PhD candidate , Iran
Work Experiences
From 2009 to present, Managing director and researcher , Unique Language Center, Tabriz, Iran
From 2004 to 2008, As an English Teacher, a Teacher Traniner & a Supervisor , Morad-Talkro Language Institute
From 2006 to Present, As an English Teacher, a Teacher Traniner & a Supervisor , Noor-e-Eram Language Institute
From 2003 to Present, Freelancing for several translation agencies , Tabriz city
Projects
From 2014 to present, The effect of pictorial-elaboration technique to enhance EFL learners’ speaking skill. , an empirical study:in progress
From 2014 to Present, Morpho-Derivational Typology of English, Azerbaijani and Persian Languages: A Comparative Study. , in review
From 2014 to Present, Grammatical metaphor, rhetoric and critical discourse analysis revisited: Barack Obama's 2013 and 2014 Speeches , in review
From 2014 to Present, Authenticity or non-authenticity of conversational and grammatical tasks in English textbooks of Iranian schools: A comparative study. , in review
From 2014 to present, Attitudinal positioning and transitivity in Mr. Obama's and Romney's 2012 presidential debates: Appraisal framework in Hallidayan perspective. , in progress
Speciality
Grammatical Metaphor in Systemic Functional Linguistics (SFL)
Critical discourse Analysis (CDA)
Rhetoric and Rhetorical devices
Language and Linguistics
Contrastive Studies and Analysis
Appraisal Framework in SFL
Morphology
Discourse Analysis
TEFL/TESL
Teaching Methods
Book
Hallidayan ideational grammatical metaphor in specialized texts. Germany: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing. ISBN-13: 978-3-659-51771-6; ISBN-10: 3659517712, Kazemian, Bahram. (2014). http://www.amazon.com/Hallidayan-Ideational-Grammatical-Metaphor-Specialized/dp/3659517712
Journal Articles
Kazemian, B., Behnam, B., & Ghafoori, N. (2013). Ideational grammatical metaphor in scientific texts: a Hallidayan perspective. International Journal of Linguistics, 4(4), 146-168. Macrothink Institute, ISSN 1948-5425.
Behnam, B. & Kazemian, B. (2013). A comparative study of ideational grammatical metaphor in scientific and political texts. The Journal of Applied Linguistics and Discourse Analysis, 1(1), 40-70. (Only in print version: http://lit.azaruniv.ac.ir/?MID=21&Type=News&TypeID=3&id=35).
Kazemian, B., & Hashemi, S. (2014). Nominalizations in scientific and political genres: A systemic functional linguistics perspective. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (IJHSS), 3(2), 211-228. International Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology (IASET), ISSN (E): 2319-3948, Impact Factor (JCC): 2.3519.
Hashemi, S., & Kazemian, B. (2014). A dialogical nature of structure in Keats’s odes as a circular escape from pain to pleasure: A Bakhtinian perspective. International Journal of Linguistics and Literature (IJLL), 3 (2), 63-74. International Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology (IASET), ISSN (Online): 2319-3964, Impact Factor (JCC): 2.9819.
Kazemian, B., & Hashemi, S. (2014). Critical discourse analysis of Barack Obama's 2012 speeches: Views from systemic functional linguistics and rhetoric. Theory and Practice in Language Studies (TPLS), 4(6), 1178-1187. doi:10.4304/tpls.4.6.1178-1187, ISSN 1799-2591, Academy Publisher, (refereed, Scopus indexed).
Kazemian, B., & Hashemi, S. (2014). A contrastive linguistic analysis of inflectional bound morphemes of English, Azerbaijani and Persian languages: A comparative study. Journal of Education & Human Development, 3(1), 593-614. 2334-2978 (Online), American Research Institute for Policy Development.
Hashemi, S. & Kazemian, B. (2014). A Bakhtinian dialogical nature of theme in Keats’s odes as a circular escape from pain to pleasure. International Journal of Language & Literature. 2(1), 247-263. ISSN: 2334-2358, American Research Institute for Policy Development (ARIPD).
Hashemi, S. & Kazemian, B. (2014). Dialogical odes by John Keats: Mythologically revisited. Theory and Practice in Language Studies (TPLS), 4(8), 1730-1734. ISSN 1799-2591, Academy Publisher, (refereed, Scopus indexed). doi:10.4304/tpls.4.8.1730-1734.
Iqbal, M., Noor, M., Muhabat, F. & Kazemian, B. (2015). Factors Responsible for Poor English Reading Comprehension at Secondary level. in press in Communication & Linguistics Studies.
Noor, M., Ali, M., Muhabat, F. & Kazemian, B. (2015). Systemic Functional Linguistics Mood Analysis of the Last Address of the Holy Prophet (PBUH). International Journal of Language and Linguistics. Special Issue: Critical Discourse Analysis, Rhetoric, and Grammatical Metaphor in Political and Advertisement Discourses.
Noor, M., Mustafa, R., Muhabat, F. & Kazemian, B. (2015). The Language of TV Commercials’ Slogans: A Semantic Analysis. in press in Communication & Linguistics Studies.
Noor, M., Anwar, B., Muhabat, F. & Kazemian, B. (2015). Code-Switching in Urdu Books of Punjab Textbook Board, Lahore, Pakistan. in press in Communication & Linguistics Studies.
Kazemian, B., & Hashemi, S. (2015). Grammatical metaphor, rhetoric and critical discourse analysis in political discourse: An integrated approach. in review
Kazemian, B. (2015). Review of “describing discourse: A practical guide to discourse analysis by Nicola Woods”. in review in Asian Journal of Communication (Routledge).
Noor, M., Anwar, B., Kazemian, B., Mangrio, R. A. & Muhabat, F. (2015). Distinctiveness of Pakistani English in Online Travel Guides of Pakistan. International Journal of English Literature and Culture (IJELC), 3(5), 1-10. DOI: 10.14662/IJELC2015.046.
Kazemian, B. (2015). Review of "Discursive Pragmatics: Handbook of Pragmatics Highlights" by Zienkowski et al. in review
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