English (Shipping) Department 

At present, English (Shipping) Department has 16 full-time teachers, of whom 7 are professors, 6 are associate professors, and 3 are lecturers with 10 holding doctoral degrees. Its disciplines include cognitive linguistics, English and American literatures, English-Chinese contrastive studies and translation studies, translation theory and practice, language policy and language planning and second language acquisition. In recent years, in line with the national “Maritime Power”, “One Belt One Road” and “21st Century Maritime Silk Road” strategy in particular, we have been exerting unremitting efforts to develop foreign language disciplines and cultivate talents so as to meet the needs of national strategic development.

Department Head: Zhou, Pin (Room 415 in the CFL Building; Tel.: 38282715)