Guodong Jia, Ph.D. professor of English at School of Foreign Languages, Renmin University of China. His research interests include the literary stylistics, language testing, corpus linguistics, language teaching and CALL, etc. He has his publications in journals like The Foreign Language World, China Foreign Language, China College Teaching and Modern Foreign Language Research. His book The Biblical Style in Hemingway`s Classic Work: A Comparative Study on Matthew and The Old Man and the Sea was published in 2016 by Renmin University Press and The Computer Assisted Language Learning: Theory and Practice was published in 2007 by Higher Education Press.
Prof. Jia has presided over several national language learning and assessment projects from Ministry of Education of China, the Advisory Board of Foreign Language Teaching of MOE, and the College English Test Committee of MOE since 2001. He was awarded Dahua Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education at Renmin University of China(2016); Teaching Achievement Award of Beijing:Second Prize(2012); Teaching Achievement Award of Beijing-Second Prize(2008); Bao Gang Best Achievement Award in Education(2007). Prof. Jia is the member of the International Language Testing Association, member of The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, and member of Hemingway Society of America, and member of International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language.