An aerial view of Singleton Campus and the bay opposite
Dr Chris Shei

Dr Chris Shei

Associate Professor, Applied Linguistics

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 602067

Email address

Office - 233
Second Floor
Keir Hardie Building
Singleton Campus


Chris Shei studied at Taiwan, Cambridge and Edinburgh and has worked at Swansea University since 2003. He teaches and researches in linguistics and translation studies and is particularly interested in the use of computer and web resources for linguistic research, language education and translating. He is the first or sole editor of the Routledge Handbooks of Chinese Translation (2018), Chinese Discourse Analysis (2019), Chinese Language Teaching (2019) and Chinese Studies (2021) respectively. He is also the General Editor for three Routledge book series: Routledge Studies in Chinese Discourse Analysis, Routledge Studies in Chinese Translation and Routledge Studies in Chinese as a Foreign Language. Proposals for monographs or edited pieces are received at on a long- term basis.