Prof Jingwei ZHANG

Prof Jingwei ZHANG

Assistant Professor
8822 8241

Consultation Hours
星期二、五 15:00-16:00

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Ph.D. degree, Utrecht Institute of Linguistics, Utrecht University 荷兰乌特勒支大学 (2014)
Master degree, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Department of Chinese,

Nanjing University 南京大学 (2009)

Bachelor degree, Programme of Intensive Instruction in Liberal Arts,

Kuang Yaming Honors College, Nanjing University 南京大学 (2007)

Research Interests


Language Variation and Change 语言变异与变化

Sociophonetics 社会语音学

Language Planning and Language Policy 语言规划与语言政策


Courses Regularly Taught

Chinese Languages and Chinese Communities 中国语言与华人社会

Chinese Sociolinguistics 汉语社会语言学

Selected Publications

Zhang,J. 2019. 共时音变路径的实证分析——一项吴语声调变异的社会语音学研究,《语言科学》第6期,581-595页。Tracing the Route of a Sound Change in Progress with Empirical Data: A sociophonetic study on the tonal variation in the Wu dialect (in Chinese), Linguistic Sciences,6,pp. 581-595.

Yu, W., Jiang, S., & Zhang,J. 2019. 上海市外国人聚居区的多语文化景观及其语言规划问题——以古北国际社区为例,载苏智良、陈恒主编《城市:历史、现实与想象》,上海:上海三联出版社,89-100页。Multilingual Landscapes of Transnational Immigrant Communities in Shanghai and Language Planning: the Case of Gubei International Community (in Chinese), in Su, Z. & Chen, H. (Eds)  City: History, reality and imagination, Shanghai Joint Publishing, pp. 89-100, ISBN: 9787542667694.

Zhang,J. 2019. A Comparison of Tone Normalization Methods for Language Variation Research, Proceedings of The 32nd Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC-32), pp. 823-831,

Zhang,J., Zhang, Y. & Xu, D. 2019. A Variationist Approach to Tone Categorization in Cantonese, Chinese Language and Discourse 10(1), pp. 1-16. 

Zhang, J. 2019. Tone Mergers in Cantonese: Evidence from Hong Kong, Macao, and Zhuhai, Asia-Pacific Language Variation 5(1), pp. 28-49.

Zhang, J. & Xu, D. 2019. The Impact of Information and Communication Technology in the Chinese Language Life, in Huang Chu-Ren et al. Eds. The Handbook of Chinese Applied Linguistics, pp. 552-563, Routledge.

Xu, D. & Zhang, J. 2019. Chinese Sociolinguistics, in Huang Chu-Ren et al. Eds. The Handbook of Chinese Applied Linguistics, pp. 691-708, Routledge.

Zhang, J. & Jin, Y. 2017. 我国移动终端语言学习应用软件现状研究 Current Status of Mobile Language Learning Applications in China (in Chinese), 《云南师范大学学报》(哲学社会科学版)Journal of Yunnan Normal University (Humanities and Social Sciences), No. 3, pp. 22-29.

Zhang, J. 2017. 港澳语言热点问题研究 A Review on the Studies of Language Issues in Hong Kong and Macao (in Chinese), in Shen, Y. & Xu, D. Eds. 《中国语言战略(2017.1)》China Language Strategies2017.1, Nanjing University Press, pp. 56-63, ISBN 978-7-305-19044-5.

Zhang, J. 2014 A Sociophonetic Study on Tonal Variation of the Wúxī and Shànghǎi Dialects, Landelijke Onderzoekschool Taalwetenschap (LOT), ISBN: 9789460931529.