Wang Houping

Title:Associate Professor

Department:English Teaching Department

Address:School of Economics and Finance, Shanghai International Studies University,No. 550 Dalian Road (West), Hongkou Campus, Shanghai, 200083, China

Areas of Research Interest:

Translation Aesthetics

Research on C-E Translation of Chinese Classics

Research on the English Versions of Mo Yan’s Novels

Professional Affiliation:

Expert Membership of the Translators Association of China


Sep. 2006 – Jun. 2010, Ph.D., School of English Language and Literature, Shanghai International Studies University

Jan. 2001 – Jul. 2002, M.A., Dept of ELL, National University of Singapore

Jul. 1998 – May. 1999, Postgraduate Diploma in English Language Teaching with Credit (PGDELT), National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Working Experience:

Mar.1994 – Present, School of Economics and Finance, Shanghai International Studies University

Awards, Honors & Certificates:

Dec. 2000, Shanghai Municipal Shenyin Wanguo Securities Excellent Teaching Achievement Award

May. 2005, Shanghai International Studies University Excellent Teaching Achievement Award

Dec. 2001, Certificate of Dedication to Teaching in Institutions of Higher Education for Thirty Years Issued by Shanghai Branch of China Education Trade Union

Selected Publications:

An Aesthetic Study of Xu Yuanchong’s Translation Art (a monograph). Germany: Golden Light Academic Publishing, 2017.

The Classic Gardens of Suzhou (a C-E translated book.New York: Better Link Press, 2006.

Co-author of A Comprehensive History of English Literature. Shanghai: Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press, 1999.

More than ten academic papers on translation studies published in such journals as Journal of Foreign Language Studies, Overseas English and others

Courses Taught:

Advanced English I, Advanced English II

British and American Literature

The Theory and Practice of C-E & E-C Translation II