Jiao Li


Position Title
Lecturer of Chinese

322 Sproul
Office Hours
MR 8:55-9:55am


  • MA, Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, Beijing Normal University
  • BA, Chinese Language and Literature, Tianjin Foreign Studies University


  • Second language acquisition (SLA)
  • Mandarin Chinese grammar/vocabulary


  • The paper a Brief Study of the Noun Reduplication in the Mandarin has been selected for the Sixth Postgraduate Research Forum for Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Beijing, May, 2013
  • The paper an Exploring Study on the “NP有生+就+是+个+NP” Constructer has been published on the Time Report《时代报告》, January, 2013
  • The paper the Corpus-based Study of Comparison between the Measure Word “Zhang”(张)and “Mian”(面)has been selected for the Fifth World Chinese Teaching Graduate Forum, Xiamen, January, 2013
  • The paper the Character “Zhong”(中)in Henan Dialect and the Central Plain Culture has been selected for the Beijing Language Institute 2012 Academic Annual Meeting, Beijing, December, 2012; and the paper has been published on 《世界华文教育》, 2013
  • Delivered a speech on the Comparative Analysis of Teaching Philosophy Taken and Methods Adopted by Princeton in Beijing(PiB) and International School of Beijing(ISB) at the Fifth Postgraduate Research Forum for Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Beijing, May, 2012; the paper concerning the Application of the Audio-Lingual Method in Chinese Teaching Class Based on Class Observation was selected for the forum, which can be found in China Proceedings of Conference Full-text Database (CPCD) in China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI)


  • Princeton in Beijing (PiB)     Mandarin Language Instructor (Intermediate Level) - Jun.– Aug. 2012
  • International School of Beijing (ISB)    Chinese Program Intern (K-12) - Feb. – May 2012
  • Beijing Normal University–College of Chinese Language and Culture    Mandarin Teacher (Elementary Level) - Sept. 2011 – Jan. 2012
  • 2011 University of California Summer Program, Beijing, China  Mandarin Teacher (Advanced Level) - Summer 2011
  • The Fourth Chinese Program for Foreign Diplomats, Hanban (Confucius Institute Headquarters)        
  • Chinese After-Class Tutor (Elementary Level)  - Apr. – June 2011