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Chinese

Faculty

Zhuoyi Wang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Literatures

zwang@hamilton.edu
Areas of Expertise: Chinese cinema.
Zhuoyi Wang received his Ph.D. in comparative literature from the University of Washington at Seattle. His research interest is in Chinese film history. More >>

Wang has taught at various institutions, including the Summer Chinese School at Middlebury College, the Department of Modern Languages and Literature at Kenyon College and the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of Washington. His teaching interests include Chinese history, film, literature and language.

Xi Chen, Teaching Fellow in Chinese

xchen@hamilton.edu
Xi Chen received her B.A. in Chinese language and literature and M.A. in teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages from Capital Normal University. More >>

She has taught Chinese in several intensive programs, including ACC (Associated Colleges in China) and MIB (Mississippi in Beijing) in Minzu University of China, and PIB (Princeton in Beijing) in Beijing Normal University. During her degree course, she also worked as an intern teacher in the International Department at Beijing Yucai School for one semester.

Xiaoming Hou, Visiting Instructor of East Asian Languages & Literatures

xhou@hamilton.edu
Areas of Expertise: second language acquisition, and pedagogical methodology.
Xiaoming Hou received his master's degree in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language from Minzu University of China in 2012. More >>

He first came to Hamilton College as a teaching fellow from 2011 to 2012, after which he became an Chinese Instructor. He has also been involved in the ACC-Startalk Summer Program hosted by Hamilton since 2012.

Ya-Ching Hsu, Visiting Instructor of East Asian Languages and Literature

yhsu@hamilton.edu

Ya Ching Hsu received her M.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language from National Taiwan Normal University and holds a Certification  in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language from the Ministry of Education. She also has experience as a Chinese teacher at a high school in France and at several intensive language programs, including ACC and MTC.

Victoria Li, Visiting Instructor in Chinese

yli1@hamilton.edu
Areas of Expertise: teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages.
Yan Li received her bachelor's degree and master's degree in teaching Chinese as a second language. Li has taught Chinese in multiple intensive programs, including ACC, UVA, and Washington and Lee. More >>

Li specializes in teaching Chinese to adult learners. She also worked with the U.S. Consulate General in Shanghai for two years, and that experience led her to focus on modern Chinese society rather than only the language.

Leanne Li, Teaching Fellow in Chinese

yli2@hamilton.edu
Areas of Expertise: teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages.
Yan Li (Leanne) earned her bachelor's degree in English language and literature from Minzu University of China (MUC). She is currently a student in the master's program of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages at MUC and will receive her degree in July 2014. More >>

During her degree course, Li worked as a part-time English teacher in the international department at Beijing Huiwen Middle School for two years. She also worked as an English and Korean translator for Canon (China) and other companies.

Lu Wang, Teaching Fellow

lwang@hamilton.edu
Lu Wang received a B.A in Chinese linguistics literature and master's degree in linguistics and applied linguistics. More >>

Lu Wang is a Teaching Fellow in the East Asian Languages & Literatures Department. Wang worked as a Chinese instructor for five years with Associated Colleges in China (ACC). 

Shuang Wu, Teaching Fellow in Chinese

swu1@hamilton.edu
Areas of Expertise: teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages.
Shuang Wu received a bachelor's degree in arts in teaching Chinese as a second language from Zhuhai College Jilin University (2012), and is a post-graduate student in the master’s program of teaching Chinese as a second language at the College of International Education at the Minzu University of China. More >>

During her degree course, Wu worked as a Chinese practice teacher for one semester. She also participated in several Chinese program in America and China, such as ACC STARTALK at Hamilton College, ACC summer program in Minzu University of China and CIEE spring program in Beijing University.

Yunjing Xu, Visiting Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Literatures

yxu@hamilton.edu
A native of Suzhou, China, Yunjing Xu received her B.A. and M.A. in Beijing Foreign Studies University. More >>

She moved to the U.S. in 2007 and studied in Washington University in Saint Louis, where she expects to receive her Ph.D.  in Chinese and Comparative Literature with a graduate certificate in Women Gender and Sexuality Studies. Xu's main research interests include late Imperial Chinese literature, cultural exchanges between China and Europe in the early modern era, Catholic Church history in China and gender studies. She will be teaching introductory courses in Chinese language and society, Chinese literature, and classical Chinese language.

Lian Xue, Visiting Instructor of East Asian Languages and Literatures

lxue@hamilton.edu
Areas of Expertise: Chinese language and literature, linguistics and applied linguistics.
Lian Xue received a bachelor's degree in Chinese language and literature from Beijing Second Foreign Language University. More >>

Before working for Hamilton’s Associated Colleges in China program for five years, Xue was a senior high school teacher for three years.

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