Associate Professor of School of Foreign Language
Academic Areas: English Language Education, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
Liu Zehua is Associate Professor of the School of Foreign Languages at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST). His research spans English Language Education, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics. He also cares for Computer Aided Language Learning and Teaching. He is the first lecturer of College English, a National-Level Quality Course, which is later promoted into a National-Level Quality Resources Sharing Course. He also leads some education reforming projects, both university-level and province-level. His main publication covers two national-level official textbooks and several research papers. Professor Liu teaches College English to all non-English major students at HUST, which has won him good reputation due to his excellent teaching quality.
2002.9-2004.6 Huazhong University of Science and Technology MA
2000.7-2001.7 Nanyang Technological University PGDELT
1986.9-1991.6 Huazhong University of Science and Technology BA
2004.7-2004.8 International House, London – visitor scholar
2006.7-present Huazhong University of Science and Technology –Associate professor
1995.7-2006.9 Huazhong University of Science and Technology – Lecturer
1991.7-1995.9 Huazhong University of Science and Technology –Teaching assistant
· Refereed Journal Papers
Lei & Liu. A Word Type-based Quantitative Study on the Lexical Change of American and British English, Journal of Quantitative Linguistics 2014，Vol. 21, No. 1, 36–49.
Liu, Zehua. College English Leveled Teaching Management and Its Quality Warranty System, Advance Engineering Education Research, 2008.
1. Comprehensive English
2. Intercultural Communication
Developed National Plan official textbooks:
Interactive College English Reading (Book Two), Tsinghua University Press, 2008.
Comprehensive Reading course for College English, Wuhan University Press, 2012