Cheng-Wen Huang is a lecturer in English at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (CUHK, SZ). Prior to joining CUHK(SZ), she was researcher on the Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) project at the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT), University of Cape Town. She completed her PhD in Education at the University of Cape Town in 2015. Her PhD thesis explored the affordances of adopting a multimodal approach to academic argument in Media Studies. She has a research background in multimodal social semiotics, academic literacies, argumentation and digital literacies.