1. Ph.D., Graduated from Zhejiang University in 2005.
2. M.A., Graduated from Hunan Normal University in 1998.
3. B.A, Graduated from the History Department of Henan University in 1993.
Lecturer, School of History and Culture, Henan University, 1998-present
• Research on the History of Modern Chinese Ideology and Culture and Social Economic History.
Chinese modern ideological and cultural history, social and economic history
Zhang yan. The thoughts of modern Chinese society (1840-1949), volume 3, participation, hunan education press, 1998.
Zhang yan, modern henan economic history (part ii), 2nd author, henan university press, 2012.
The history of the republic of China, vol. 7: the rural road of the communist party of China, 4th author, nanjing university press, 2015.
Zhang yan. Reflections and transcendence of the new enlightenment on the May 4th movement, academic BBS, 1997, no. 4.
Zhang yan. A review of studies on sun yat-sen's civil rights by mainland scholars over the past 50 years. Southeast academic journal, no. 6, 2003.
Zhang yan, an analysis of Yin haiguang's view of the May 4th movement in his old age -- as the center, history monthly, no. 11, 2004.
Zhang yan. The interpretation of the may fourth movement by the Chinese communists during the great revolution.
Zhang yan. The war of resistance against Japanese aggression and the social changes in modern China. Research on the war of resistance against Japanese aggression, no. 2, 2008.
Zhang yan. A historical examination of the enlightenment theory in May 4th, 2007.
Zhang yan. "study on the Anti-Japanese War and the japanese-occupied areas" • reflections on strengthening the study on the social history of the japanese-occupied areas, "study on the Anti-Japanese War", issue 1, 2010.
Zhang yan, an academic interpretation of the historical interpretation of the conflict between "problems and doctrine" in the May 4th movement, studies on the history of the communist party of China, 5th issue, 2010.
Academic Programs in China
Research on the social and economic changes in rural areas in the upper reaches of the Yellow River in modern times.
"Research on the general history of henan economy", a key research project of the research base of humanities and social sciences under the ministry of education, 2007-2010, participants, conclusion.
"Research on the rise and fall of beiyang group", social science planning project of henan province, 2004-2006, main participants, have finished the project.
"Research on the rise and fall of beiyang group", social science planning project of henan province, 2004-2006, main participants, have finished the project..