Jenny Yuan-Chen Yang


Teaching Assistant Professor

Scott Hall, Room 337
College Avenue Campus

Office Hours: T 1:30-2:30 | by appointment

Office Phone Number: 848-932-5596

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Dr. Yang received her doctoral degree in linguistics from Yale University. She has previously taught as a Teaching Fellow in both the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures and the Department of Linguistics at Yale. Dr. Yang’s current research focuses on the pragmatics, semantics and syntax of Mandarin Chinese and the Min dialect. Her research interests also include Chinese sociolinguistics and teaching Chinese as a foreign language.

Education Areas of Specialization
  • Ph.D. Yale University
  • M.A. University College London
  • B.A. National Taiwan University
  • Chinese Linguistics
  • Chinese Pedagogy

Courses Taught
  • Intermediate Chinese 1 (01:165:201)
  • Intermediate Chinese 2 (01:165:202)
  • Advanced Modern Chinese (01:165:301)
  • Advanced Modern Chinese (01:165:302)