Senior Lecturer in Chinese, Associate Director of the Chinese Language Program
Office: 615 Kent Hall
Office Hours: MTWR 11:00-11:30, 12:45-1:30
PhD: Cognitive Studies in Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
MA: Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Beijing Language and Culture University (2005)
BA: Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, Beijing Language and Culture University (2002)
CHNS UN3003 Third Year Chinese N I
CHNS UN3004 Third Year Chinese II
CHNS GU4012 Business Chinese I
CHNS UN3013 Business Chinese II
Goal Setting Theory of Motivation
Instructional Technology in Education
Teaching Chinese for Special Purposes
Zhongqi Shi joined Columbia in 2005 and has been teaching Chinese language and culture since then. He authored several textbooks that are used at Columbia and many other universities. Currently he serves as the EALAC Language Lecturer Coordinator. He also directed Columbia’s Business Chinese and Internship program in Shanghai from 2008-2016.
“Student-teacher goal alignment: Conceptualizing, measuring, and determining its effect on interaction and motivation” In X. H. Wen, & X. Jiang (Eds.), Studies on Learning and Teaching Chinese as a Second Language” (CLTA Monograph V), 2018.
“The importance of students and teachers having congruent goals for Chinese language learning” (Studies in Chinese Learning and Teaching, 2016)
“Pragmatic development in a study-abroad setting: A comparison between heritage and non-heritage Chinese learners” (Global Chinese Language and Culture Education (世界华文教育), 2014)
“Word selection ratio and core wordlist for Business Chinese textbooks” (Applied Linguistics), 2012.
Winning Strategies (V1): Learning Business Chinese through Real Companies《商务中文案例教程－策略卷》 (China Translation & Publishing Corporation, 2015; Editor-in-chief/Lead author)
Winning Strategies (V2): Cross-cultural Cases.《商务中文案例教程－文化卷》 (China Translation & Publishing Corporation, 2015; Editor-in-chief/co-author)
Winning Strategies (V3): Real Talks in Business settings.《商务中文案例教程－对话卷》 (China Translation & Publishing Corporation, in press; Editor-in-chief/co-author)
Understanding China – for Advanced Readers. 《理解中国－高级汉语教程》 (Peking University Press, 2014; Lead author)
Excellence in Business Chinese – Practical Application. 《卓越汉语－公司实战》 (Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, 2010; Editor-in-chief /Lead author)