English Language and Literature department, established in June, 2002, mainly undertakes the teaching of English majors ranging from juniors to seniors. This is a team full of thriving, active, well-staffed members with professional degrees. There are now 12 faculty members, of whom 2 are professors, 5 associate-professors, 3 lecturers and 2 assistants.
In 2015, the project “the comprehensive reform pilot of English” led by professor Tan Zhanhai was approved in Guizhou province. And so the department took this advantage to form an English key course group and an excellent teaching group with solid basic professional knowledge, strong scientific research ability and good teaching, attaching importance to the teaching of English courses to meet the various needs of the students so as to improve their English level and broaden their horizon of knowledge, especially to strengthen their humanistic quality. In October, 2016,Linguistics,History and Anthology of American LiteratureandLexicologywere honored as the key courses construction of ZMC and sponsored by professors or associate professors with rich teaching experiences.
Faculty members focus on scientific researchesas well asteaching. These fiveyears, 2 academic monographs, 2 teaching materials and more than 20 academic papers were written and published. In addition, our teachers were in charge of 7 provincial scientific research projects and 5 scientific research projects of ZMC.
Associate professor, Zhang Xuya is the head of the department. Su Zhongwei and Yin Yu are the secretaries.