Associated Colleges in China

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ACC Intensive Language Program

Faculty and Administration

Hong Gang Jin, ACC General Director
Served as ACC field director in 1996, 1999, 2002 and 2004.

Yin Zhang, ACC Field Director
M.Sc in Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition, University of Oxford; B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Beijing Language & Culture University. 12 years experience with ACC.

Chen Wang: B.A. in English, Dalian University of Foreign Languages. Twelve years of experience with ACC.

Lijing Zheng, Asst. to Field Director
B.E. in Automation from Xi'an University of Science and Technology.  Nine years working experience with ACC.

Elenitsa Weld, ACC Program Coordinator
B.A. in English from Lynchburg College. Twelve years at Hamilton College, five years with ACC.

Joseph Roy, Resident Advisor and DLC Coordinator in Beijing.  Graduated Hamilton College June 2013.

Advisory Board Members and Senior Advisor

Cecilia Chang, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Chinese and Chair of the Dept. of Asian Studies at Williams College. 20+ years of combined teaching experience at Princeton University, University of Michigan, Middlebury Summer Chinese School, Princeton-in-Beijing, and Williams College. Teacher trainer for Middlebury College Summer Chinese School since 2006.

Songren Cui, Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Chinese Asian Studies Program, Bowdoin College. 16 years experience combined teaching Chinese at Bowdoin College, University of Massachusetts (Ahmerst), Princeton-in-Beijing, the Chinese Summer School of Middlebury College and Harvard.

Hong Gang Jin, Ph.D
Professor of Chinese, East Asian Languages and Literature Program, Hamilton College.  20+ years of teaching experience at Hamilton College, ACC, the Chinese Summer School of Middlebury College and at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. USA 1998 Baccalaureate Colleges Professor of the Year (CASE)

Haili Kong, Ph.D
Professor of Chinese Language, Literature and Film.  More than ten years of teaching experience at Swarthmore College.

Vivian Ling, Ph.D
Senior Advisor. Six years experience combined directing UC Berkeley's Inter-University Program at Tsinghua University and Stanford University's Inter-University Program in Taipei. Twenty-four years experience as professor of EALL at Oberlin College. Served as ACC field director in 2003-04.

Qiusha Ma, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Chinese, Oberlin College. Eight years of teaching experience at Oberlin College. Four years of teaching experience at Case Western Reserve University. Eight summers of teaching experience at Beloit College.

Kuo-ming Sung, Ph.D
Associate Professor and Chair of Department of Chinese and Japanese and Program of East Asian Studies, Lawrence University.  Five years of teaching experience at the UCLA's Chinese Summer program. Served as ACC Field Director in 1997 and 2001-02.

Sujane Wu, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Chinese Language, Literature, and Culture, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, Smith College.  More than 18 years of combined teaching experience at Swarthmore College and Smith College.