Xiao Li graduated from Central China Normal University in 2002 as Master of Arts. She was a visiting scholar in University of Central Lancashire in 2007. She has been teaching the undergraduates such courses as E-C and C-E Translation and Interpretation. Her publications include 7 articles in academic journals and 2 books (as a co-editor), in charge of one university-sponsored project. Her research interests are mainly in translation studies, interpretation theory and studies of teaching interpretation.