Dr Deng Jing obtained her Bachelor’ s and Master’ s Degrees in English language and literature from Sun Yat-sen University in China. Upon graduation, she joined the Normal College of Shenzhen University as a teacher and taught English and translation courses. In 2005, Dr Deng received a postgraduate scholarship to pursue her PhD studies with the School of Chinese at The University of Hong Kong and was awarded her PhD in 2010.
Because of her academic excellence, Dr Deng was awarded “ Eurasia-Pacific Uninet PhD Scholarship” by Austrian Exchange Service to do research under the supervision of Professor Mary Snell-Hornby in the Centre for Translation Studies of the University of Vienna for five months in 2008.
Dr Deng has presented a number of academic papers on translation studies in international conferences and academic journals, such as Foreign Language Teaching and Research, Foreign Language and Chinese Translators Journal.