Jing Hu has a Master’s degree in Comparative Linguistics from Peking University and another Master’s degree in Chinese Linguistics, awarded by the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Before coming to UPenn, She was a Senior Lecturer in Chinese at Yale-NUS College. She also taught Chinese at Smith College between 2006 and 2014. She served as the Program Director and Language Director of Middlebury Interactive Languages (MIL) in Beijing for three summers between 2015-2017. Jing’s research interests include Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Chinese Literature and film.