Faculty - John Jing-hua Yin, Chair
John Jing-hua Yin
Professor of Chinese
- Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1995
- Curriculum Vitae
Area of Expertise
Chinese as a foreign language pedagogy
Chinese writing system
Contact InformationEmail: John Jing-hua Yin
Office Hours: Faculty
Hours at a Glance
Office: Room 202 479 Main Street
Phone: (802) 656-0371
Professor Yin has taught courses on Chinese Characters, Chinese Culture, Modern Chinese Language at all levels, Classical Chinese, China Through Chinese Eyes, Classical Chinese Literature in Translation, and Chinese Grammar. He is chair of the Department of Asian Languages and Litertaures, and he also directs the Chinese Language Program and a study abroad in China program for UVM students. Currently he is also serving as the Executive Director for the Chinese Language Teachers Association, USA.
Major publications: Fundamentals of Chinese Characters, published by Yale University Press; Practical Rhythmic Chinese, co-authored with Diana Sun and published by Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press; more than 20 papers published in academic journals or as book chapters.