Jing Wang

Senior Lecturer in Chinese Language
Director of the Chinese Language Program
Office Phone
223 Frist Campus Center
  • Ph.D. in Chinese Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • B.A. in Chinese Language and Literature, Shaanxi Normal University (China)

Jing Wang is the Director of the Chinese Language Program at Princeton.  She earned her Ph.D. in pre-modern Chinese Literature from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.  Before joining Princeton,  she taught at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of North Carolina, Charlotte.  

Selected Publications
  • Lens on China: Intermediate and Advanced Readings on Film for Learning Chinese (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press), 2020.
  • “Survey Research on Teaching Classical Chinese as L2 in the U.S.” in Chinese as a Second Language, 2018:53.1, pp. 24-40.
  • “Brilliance Beyond Story-Telling: A Theme Based Pedagogical Approach to Teaching Chinese Culture Through Film Clips” in Taiwan Journal of Chinese as a Second Language, vol. 16, 2018.6, pp. 125-144.
  • Song Dynasty Tales: A Guided Reader (Singapore: World Scientific),  2017.
  • First Step: An Elementary Reader for Modern Chinese (Princeton University Press), 2014