Project Description


Zhongqi Shi joined Columbia in 2005 and has been teaching classes in Chinese language and culture since then. He earned his B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language in 2002 and an M.A. in Applied Linguistics in 2005 from Beijing Language and Culture University. Currently he is a Ph.D. candidate in Cognitive Studies in Education at the Columbia Teachers College. He is the author of several textbooks, including Zhuoyue Hanyu: Gongsi Shizhan (Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press), and Understanding China (Peking University Press). His research interests cover student motivation in second language learning, instructional technology in education, and teaching Chinese for special purposes. He is also the director of Columbia’s Business Chinese and Internship program in Shanghai.

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Office Hours: MTW 11:00-11:30, 1:00-1:30
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Phone: 212-854-4740