CIFLTE Fellow Program | TCSOL Certificate The Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages

Skip to content Skip to main navigation

CIFLTE Fellow Program

The CIFLTE Fellow Program provides state-of-the-art training in Chinese pedagogy and guidance on foreign/second language research.

The program particularly welcomes applications from the following groups of people: 

  • Current university faculty members with a research interest in line with CIFLTE's core missions.
  • Current doctoral student/candidate with a research interest in line with CIFLTE's core missions.


Structure of the Program:

  • For each semester: coursework + research seminars
  • The program begins in September and ends in May the following year.
Application Deadline for 2021-2022 Academic Year
- Priority: May 30, 2021
- Final: August 1, 2021
How to Apply
- Application Fee: $100 (on/before priority deadline); $150 (after priority deadline)
- Please send a cover letter, a CV, a research statement, and two letters of recommendation* to
*Two letters of recommendation should be sent to directly by recommenders.
Inquiries should also be directed to
We usually respond to all inquiries within two business days. If you don't receive a response during this time, please email us again. 

Recent CIFLTE Fellow

MiSoon  Kim, Ph.D.

MiSoon Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant professor
Former Chair of Chinese Education at Graduate School of Education
Chinese Education, Graduate School of Education
Board member of Korea Association of Chinese Language Education (KACLE)