Office Hours: by appointment (via email), Tuesday, 4:15-5:15 pm, at 360 Grace Dodge Hall, TC, Columbia University
Zhizi (ZZ) is a doctoral student in Applied Linguistics at Teachers College, Columbia University. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Master’s Degree of Science in Education (Teaching, Learning, and Leadership), where she also worked as a Graduate Research Assistant for the Wharton Business School. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in English Language and Literature from the English College, Shanghai International Studies University (上外). She also worked as a conference interpreter for more than 70 international conferences for clients that include a U.S. Federal Chief Judge, ambassadors, provincial and municipal government senior officials, and city mayors.
Before joining Teachers College, she worked as a full-time lecturer teaching translation/ interpreting, debating, and public speaking courses to English Majors for two universities in China for four years, and for NC State University and Elon University as an adjunct lecturer.
When she is not busy, you will find her gardening, oil-painting, or at Dave and Buster's.