He graduated from the Chinese Department, Institute of History of the Chinese Department of Sichuan University and received a doctorate in literature. He served as lecturer in Suzhou University and then became a associate professor.Before working in Nanjing Normal University, he had become a visiting professor in Hanazono University in Kyoto, Japan, professer in Sichuan University and director of the Institute of History of the Chinese.
- Xun Gu Lei Gao, Sichuan University Press. 1998
- Zuo Chan Ru Si, Shanxi Normal University Press. 1998