Jingsi Shen

Jingsi Shen
Clinical Assistant Professor, Writing Program

Jingsi Shen is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Writing Program at NYU Shanghai. Prior to joining the faculty, she has developed, taught, and assisted in teaching multiple composition and literature courses as well as courses in film studies at the University of Washington. She holds a PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of Washington and an MA from Peking University. 



  • PhD, Comparative Literature
    University of Washington
  • MA, English
    Peking University

Research Interests

  • 18th and 19th Century British and German Literature
  • Affect Studies
  • Film Studies
  • Ecocriticism