Zheng Zezhi
Updated: 2016-08-03

Zheng Zezhi, Ph.D.

Professor of Chinese Language and Linguistics Department,   Xiamen University.Supervisor for Ph.D. students.

Deputy director of the center of the national language   monitoring and research for the education and teaching material

Tel: 05922186931




2005, Ph.D.(Applied Linguistics), Beijing Language and CultureUniversity;

1999, MA(Computer Application), Shanxi university;

1986, BA(Applied Mathematics), Taiyuan University of Technology.


Professional Experience

1986.9-1999.12, Teaching assistant, lecturer, Taiyuan Teachers College

1999.12-2005.9, Associate professor, Taiyuan Normal University

2005.9- present,Associate Professor, Professor (PhD supervisor) , Xiamen University

2001.9-2002.6, Visiting scholar, School of Electronics Engineering and Computer Science, Peking University, Beijing


Research Area

Published 2 single-authored books in recent 5 years and over 20 journal articles which were about language information processing, database establishment, second language learner-oriented annotated language research, technology of computer application.

Project manager: 1 project supported by National Social Science Foundation, 3 projects of the national language resources monitoring and research center of theMinistry of Education,1 project supported by  the State Statistical Bureau of China ,2 projects supported by Society and Science Planning Projects of Fujian Province.

The main partner in projects: 2 projects supported by state natural sciences foundation, 1 project  supported by National Social Science Foundation,1 project supported by State Language Work Committee,1 major project supported by state language application during the 10th 5 years

Courses Taught

11 years teaching MA students' courses : Applied linguistics methodology, Applied technology of database , Corpus linguistics, Computational linguistics, Seminar of computational method

BA students' courses: Statisticalmethod in language studies;Chinese information processing;Programming&Text processing;The making of multimedia courseware; Contemporary Chinese Language.

Recruiting graduate students with the background of computer,mathematics or linguistics.


Selected Publications


Zezhi Zheng (2010) The Research on Letter Word-phrases in Large-scale Chinese Live Text, XiamenUniversity Press

Zezhi Zheng (2009) The Application of Excel in Language Study, Nanjing University Press



Z Zheng (2012), Auto-extracting Paraphrases of Letter-word Phrases in Live Texts(EI indexing)

Z Zheng(2010), Auto-recognizing Letter-word Phrases in Chinese Texts(EI indexing)

Z Zheng (2010), Letter Words and Chinese Writing System,Journal of Xiamen University (PHILOSOPHY AND SOCIAL SCIENCES EDITION)

Z Zheng (2009) ,The longitudinal Research of Letter-word Phrases, Applied Linguistics

Z Zheng (2014), The Factual Investigation of Annotation words of measure words, Applied Linguistics

ZZheng(2016),The Corpus-based Research on Particle Annotation, Chinese Language and Literature Journal of Xiamen University

Z Zheng (2016), The Research on Annotation of Adjective Words, Lexicographical Studies

ZZheng(2012) , The Research on Second language-oriented Conjunction words' Annotation Pattern,International Chinese Education: teaching resources and the comparison between Chinese and Korean(proceedings)

Z Zheng (2010), Auto-labeling Terms Based on Multi-scanning Strategy (EI indexing)

Z Zheng (2011) ,Auto-identifying Terms Based on a Place-extending Method (EI indexing)