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School of Education, Health and Human Behavior
School of Education

Fall 2017 International Training Program in Pedagogy

Visiting Scholars

Yumei Chen

Yumei Chen

Yumei Chen is a Lecturer in the School of Automation and Information Engineering, Sichuan University of Science and Engineering (SUSE), China. She has taught Chemical Meters and Automation, Computer Control Technology, and Process Control. Her research interests include control theory and control engineering.  During her semester at SIUE, she hopes to experience teaching and academic research atmosphere, learn more about educational methods and student management, communicate with others and improve her English.

Lixia Feng

Lixia Feng

Lixia Feng is an Associate Professor in the College of Computer Science and Engineering at Northwest Normal University (NWNU), China. She has taught the Application of Database Technology and University Computer Basis. Her research interests include Database Application Technology and Intelligent Information Processing. During her semester at SIUE, she look forward to participating in the courses related to her profession, experiencing the differences between American and Chinese teaching style, improving her English, and learning about American culture.

Liu Guanglin

Guanglin Liu

Guanglin Liu is a lecture in the School of Education and Psychological Sciences at Sichuan University of Sciences & Engineering (SUSE), China. He has taught Social Psychology, Research Methods in Psychology, and Personnel Assessment and Selection. His research interests focus on attitudes and social cognition, occupational health psychology, and industrial/organizational psychology. During his semester at SIUE, he hopes to learn more about pedagogy methods and educational technology related to his professional background. He is looking forward to experiencing American culture, enhancing communication skills in English and improving the skill of bilingual teaching.

Xuefei Li

Hongzhi Long

Hongzhi Long is an Associate Professor in the College of Education at Northwest Normal University, China. She has taught Kindergarten Play for undergraduate students,and Early Childhood Play Research to post-graduates. Her research interests are mainly in preschool children's bilingual education, pre-school children's game research. During her semester at SIUE, she expects to deep understanding of higher school teaching new ideas and methods, to visit the preschool education institutions, to improve the level of English communication, can obtain more information research, able to communicate with related researchers deeply.

Lyuhua Niu

Lyuhua Niu

Lyuhua Niu is a Professor in the College of Law at Northwest Normal University (NWNU), China. She received her doctoral degree in Ethnology in 2010. She has taught Legal Anthropology. Her research interests include Nationality Jurisprudence and Legal Anthropology, especially in the Tibetan Customary Law.  During her semester at SIUE, she hopes to experience the differences between SIUE and NWNU teaching styles, to learn more about courses in human culture and communication, especially ethnographic fieldwork, acquiring the latest trends in the study of Legal Anthropology, comprehending the difference of Chinese culture and American culture in dispute settlement and improving bilingual teaching capacity.

Xiaohua Shao

Xiaohua Shao

Xiaohua Shao is a lecturer in the school of fine arts at Sichuan University of Science and Engineering (SUSE), China. She received her master’s degree in fashion design and engineering. She has taught clothing structure design and computer-aided garment design. Her research interests include clothing culture and fashion marketing to help teaching and serving society. During her semester at SIUE, she hopes to experience the differences in teaching mode and method between SIUE and SUSE, learn advanced techniques and methods of experiments in garment materials and a variety of art disciplines.

Zhiyan Teng

Zhiyan Teng

Zhiyan Teng is an Associate Professor in the College of Education of Northwest Normal University (NWNU). She teaches the History of Chinese and Foreign Education, Cultural Anthropology, and other Education courses to undergraduates, and Education Policy and Education Philosophy to graduates. Her research interests include International Comparative Education, Ethnic Education, School Bullying, and Teacher Education. During her semester at SIUE, she looks forward to acquiring in-depth knowledge of modern pedagogical concepts and practices of higher education in the United States, observing Teacher Education, Bilingual Education, Cultural Sociology, and Anthropology courses at SIUE, learning how to clearly communicate in English, and gaining a broader knowledge of humanism and the ecological environment of the United States.

Jing Wang Jing Wang

Jing Wang is an Associate Professor in the School of Automation and Information Engineering at Sichuan University of Science and Engineering (SUSE), China. She has taught Signal and System, Electromagnetic Field Theory and Microwave technique. Her research interests include Signal and information processing, and Engineering applications of microwave technology. During her semester at SIUE, she hopes to learn the educational pedagogy of the United States, and attend lectures of her related fields of research.
Fei Xu

Fei Xu

Fei Xu is a lecturer in the college of Social Development and Public Administration at Northwest Normal University (NWNU), China. She has taught Human Behavior and Social Development, Social Work Practice, and Social Welfare Thoughts to undergraduates. Her research interests include Family and Child Welfare Services, Social Security and Pubic Welfare and Services with Minorities. During her semester to SIUE, she looks forward to learn the teaching methods about social work theory and practice to develop her skills and become more effective classroom leaders. She hopes to learn the way social worker practice in Unites States and visit local organizations and agencies.
 

Xiang Feng Zeng

Xiang Feng Zeng

Xiangfeng Zeng is an Associate Professor in the School of Management at Sichuan University of Science & Engineering (SUSE), China. He has taught Economics, Industrial Economics, and Economics of Money and Banking. His research interests are on industrial transformation, regional economic development and housing policy. During his semester at SIUE, he looks forward to improving his English, learning more about pedagogy methods related to his professional background. He is also looking forward to improving his understanding of educational theory and administration.

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