Wang Xiaoming, born 28 June 1955 in Shanghai, China.
Higher Degree: MA.,East China Normal University, 1982
Professor of Cultural Studies, head of Program of Cultural Studies, director of Center for Contemporary Culture Studies of Shanghai University, Zi-jiang Lecture Professor of Modern Chinese Literature, chair of Center Committee of Center of Research on Modern Chinese Literature, East China Normal University.
Vice-President, Literature and Arts Theory Association of China
Managing Director, Modern Literature Association of China
Vice-President, National Association of Lu Xun Studies
Deputy Chief-Editor, Theoretical Studies in Literature and Arts, Shanghai
Member of Editorial Committee, Traces, Cornell
Member of Editorial Committee, Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, Routledge
Guest Professor of East China University of Politics & Law (1999 — present)
Consultant of College of Film Studies of Tongji University(2004 — present)
Consultant, and Member of the Revising Committee of Encyclopaedia Britannica (2000–2001)