Established in 1954, SHNU was then named Shanghai Teachers Training College. In 1956 it was ventured into two schools, Shanghai No. 1 Teachers College and Shanghai No. 2 Teachers College. After two years, the two universities were joined to shape Shanghai Teachers College. In 1981, SHNU turned into the main cluster of Chinese colleges affirmed to give graduate degrees, and in 1986, SHNU won the capabilities to concede specialists degree competitors. From 1972 to 1978, it was known as Shanghai Normal University in the wake of consolidating 4 different ones including East China Normal University. In 1978 it was reestablished to Shanghai Teachers College, and was renamed as Shanghai Teachers University in 1984. It consolidated with Shanghai Teachers College of Technology in October 1994 to frame another Shanghai Teachers University, whose English rendition was changed into Shanghai Normal University (SHNU) on May, 2003. From September 1997 to August 2003, the college took in progressively the accompanying units as its subordinates: Shanghai Teacher Training College, Department of Human Sanitation and Health of Huangling Teacher School, Shanghai Xingzhi Art School, and Shanghai Tourism Institute. Additionally situated in SHNU are, among others, Shanghai Teachers Training Center, Shanghai College Teachers Training Center, and the Editorial Department of Academic Abstracts of Liberal Arts of College Journals. SHNU now has two grounds, Xuhui and Fengxian, covering a range of more than 1, 550, 000 square meters (around 383 sections of land), 93, 000 square meters (around 23 sections of land) of classroom region, 299, 000 square meters (around 74 sections of land) of understudies residence, and 72, 000 square meters (around 17.8 sections of land) of lab and self-learning room. The two grounds libraries gloat 3.5 million books, around 100 electronic library information bases and 8 trademark information bases. The Shanghai University Ceramics Museum established in SHNU is among one of the 10 biggest of its kind in Shanghai. It has been named the title of China National Key Protection Site by the State Council of China for its stockpiling of more than 180, 000 antiquated books with 1, 350 sorts of old uncommon books. It was granted National Key Protection Institution of Ancient Records in 2009. Also, the Shanghai Ceramics Arts Museum being built in SHNU gets to be distinctly one of the 10 biggest college society culture libraries of Shanghai. The whole estimation of settled resources in SHNU is 2.403 billion Yuan RMB (around 349 million USD), and 644 million Yuan RMB (around 93.5 million USD) for instruction and logical hardware. Situated in the city Shanghai, SHNU brags exceptional elements and quality in global collaboration and trades. By March 2016, the college has built up connections with around 311 colleges and instructive establishments in 40 nations and areas, including Harvard University, Waseda University, French National Academy of Science, Brazil National Academy of Science, and so forth. The SHNU has set up agreeable and trade relations with 7 colleges from the US, UK, Germany, Netherlands, Russia, and France for 10 programs. Besides, SHNU has been very dynamic in advancing Chinese dialect learning in outside nations by establishing three Confucius Institutes Overseas in Japan, Botswana and US. There are presently more than 21, 000 students, 7, 000 postgraduates, 2,100 abroad understudies and 13, 000 night school understudies now learning in SHNU. For over a long time since the establishing of the college, SHNU has developed 200,000 gifts of different areas, and just about 70 percent of instructors and superintendents of the essential and center schools in Shanghai are SHNU graduated class. Among them, Tang Shengchang, Liu Jinghai, Qiu Zhonghai, and Ye Peiyu have been guaranteed as Prestigious Contributor of Shanghai Education, Wu Xiaozhong and Gao Runhua have been granted the titles of Outstanding National School Headmasters, and Tong Yingying and Zhang Yuqing have won the titles of Shanghai Pioneer of Teaching Morals. In September 2007, President Jinping Xi went to SHNU and examined the educators and stduents and trusted that the college could stick to instructor instruction and turn into the preparation base for fantastic essential training educators. SHNU brags a fantastic scholastic staff of 2,915 instructors and specialists, including 1,831 full-time educators, among which there are 300 teachers (or counterparts) and 667 partner teachers (or equivalentsl). Among the employees, 1,596 (86.1%) are aces or specialists degree holders, among whom 948 are doctoral degree holders. Whats more, the college has around 500 low maintenance instructors. At present the college gives doctorate degrees in 6 first-level disciplines,46 second-level teaches, and runs 9 post-doctoral research stations, and allows ace degrees in 29 first-level controls and 159 second-level trains and has 13 calling related graduate degrees. Near writing and world writing is the national key train of SHNU. The SHNU African Studies Center is an innovative work base of China Ministry of Education. The SHNU Resource Chemistry Lab is a key lab of China Ministry of Education and a community lab of universal participation. The SHNU Urban culture, SHNU processing science, SHNU relative semantics and SHNU International Comparative Education are the four Shanghai E-inquire about establishments established in SHNU. There are 6 five star disciplines for Universities in Shanghai, 14 Shanghai Key controls, 16 Key Disciplines of Shanghai Municipal Education Commission, 1 Shanghai Key Innovation Research Base of Humanities and Social Sciences of Universities in Shanghai, 2 Shanghai Key Labs, 2 Key Labs of Universities in Shanghai, 1Wisdom Base of Universities in Shanghai and 1 Shanghai Cooperative Innovation Center. The SHNU gloats 11 programs (positioning No. 2 among Shanghai colleges) for National Peak and Plateau Project, including Chinese dialect and writing, arithmetic, and teaching method, and so forth. Lately, SHNU has won 14 key offering programs for National Social Sciences Funds, beating the various nearby instructor training schools crosswise over China. In the most recent QS world college rankings, 9 controls of SHNU have been recorded as worlds top of the line. The quantity of recorded controls positions eighth among colleges in Shanghai. As indicated by the ESI for Chinese colleges discharged in May 2016, the SHNU positions 85th in China. SHNU instructors have additionally had a dynamic impact in national and get-togethers, for example, the examination of shuttles, preparing of educators from center and grade schools, training participation with rustic and rural primary schools, and the plan of Chinese and African Museum for Shanghai World Expo and so on. The semiannual SHNU International Arts Festival organized a novel social vibe. SHNU brags understudies orchestra troupe, tune aggregate, moving group and show affiliation, adoring consideration school, Xuesihu BBS, understudies law based administration program, covering the fields of writing, expressions, social and characteristic sciences.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Shanghai Normal University that are published in OMICS International journals.