Prof. YAN Xiu (鄢秀)

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34428489

Author IDs


BA (Shanghai International Studies University 上海外國語大學)

MEd (University of Texas at Austin)

PhD (University of Texas at Austin)


Jackie Xiu Yan received her PhD from the University of Texas at Austin, USA. She came to City University of Hong Kong in March 2000. Previously she taught at Shanghai Jiaotong University and worked as a Research Associate at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She has conducted various funded research projects and published articles in international refereed journals.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Interpreting and Translation Studies
  • Sociolinguistics


  • Interpretation (English/Putonghua)
  • Translation Theory & Practice
  • Chinese as a Foreign Language
  • Sociolinguistics