LI Guoqing is currently a professor and vice dean of the International School of GCC. She is also a professor, supervisor of postgraduates, and director of
Applied Linguistics Institute in Jinan University. After graduating from
Northwest Normal University, she furthered her education, obtaining MA in
literature from the same university and PhD in functional linguistics from Sun
Yat-Sen University. Her research field is mainly literary criticism, discourse
analysis and translation. She has published 15 monographs and translations, one of which was by Cambridge Scholars Published Ltd. She has authored 48
papers, most of which appeared in key journals. In 1998, she went to the USA
to teach Literature in Menlo College and got the Certificate of Excellence.