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外语系原为基础医学院下设的外语教研室,于2001年成立外语教学部,2009年改部建系。目前下设四个教研室,(第一、第二公共外语教研室,第三教研室(研究生教研室)和第四教研室(英语专业教研室)。外语系现有教工57名,专任教师50名,教授2名,副教授9名,具有硕士以上学位的教师33人,中青年专任教师(40岁以下)占到60%;教辅人员2名(实际做管理工作),思想政治辅导员2人,管理人员3名。

外语系承担着全校本科、研究生、成人教育等多层次、多专业的公共英语教学,以及英语专业的外语教学,教学任务庞大。2004年开始招收英语专业(医学方向)本科生,目前在校生约370余人,迄今为止共毕业学生250余人。

外语系教师在教学、科研方面一直努力探索,并取得了初步成果。自1999年以来,外语系教师获得山西省高校青年教师教学基本功竞赛一等奖1人,二等奖1人,三等奖4人。“外教社杯”全国高校外语教学大赛山西赛区三等奖3人。2011-2014年,外语系教师共承担校级及以上科研项目17项,发表省级以上论文36篇,参编教材2部。近年来,外语系大力加强与国内外的学术交流,教师多渠道出国进修(先后访问英国、美国、加拿大、新加坡、澳大利亚等国家)、攻读学位,参加国内外学术会议,对教师的专业综合素养将会产生深远的影响。

在新的世纪,外语系将以崭新的姿态面向社会,不断创新,不断探索,为培养适合二十一世纪的新型复合型外语人才而奋斗。

History and Today

The Foreign Language Department was founded in March, 2009. Its predecessor was the Section of Foreign Language Teaching and Research, which was set up in 1950s, and renamed College English Teaching Department in 2001. The Foreign Language Department consists of four groups of Foreign Language Teaching and Research. It offers undergraduate English program and English training for staff of the affiliated hospitals. Besides, it undertakes tough teaching tasks of PhD. students, MA students, undergraduate students and adult students in other schools of the University.

At present, there are 57 staff members in The Department of Foreign Language Teaching including 50 full-time teachers and 7 administrative members, with 2 professors and 6 associate professors among them. 66% of the teachers have master degrees and many of them graduated from famous universities at home and abroad. Over the past three years, a dozen teachers have achieved great results in provincial and university teaching skills contests and a number of teachers won the titles of “Outstanding CPC Member”, “Excellent Teacher”, “Teacher with Advanced Professional Ethics”, etc.

The four-year undergraduate English program offered by the Department was approved by the Ministry of Education in 2004. From the first enrollment in 2004, the Department admits about 90 students every year, with 270 English-major students now. In 2008, it was granted the right to confer the Bachelor of Arts degree.

The Department has been devoted to disciplinary development constantly. Ever since its establishment in 2004, it has been attaching equal importance to teaching and scientific research, particularly the simultaneous development of teaching reform and course construction. The Department has academic research groups. Its main research fields cover linguistics, applied linguistics, cross-cultural communication, English literature studies and medical English teaching and research in particular. In recent years, the Department has undertaken above17 research projects sponsored by the province and other organizations, and its teaching staff have compiled 2textbooks and reference books in addition to the publication of 36 academic papers. Ten of the teachers have been abroad for study or further education. The powerful contingent of teachers has a reasonable structure.

The Foreign Language Department is striving for more rapid growth in teaching and academic research, and it desires to continue to contribute to local economic and social development with each and every bit of progress.



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