Yan Ma is a visiting professor in the Confucius Institute, a unit of the Office of Global Engagement, a position in which she builds cross-cultural connections with university students and community members through her creativity and dedication to her students.
Tell us a little bit about yourself.
Before I came to NC State, I was an instructor of International Economics from the School of International Business Communications at Dongbei University of Finance and Economics. I was once a visiting scholar at Meredith College in the spring semester of 2013, where I taught Chinese language and culture and became interested in further development of sharing cross-cultural communications.
How long have you been with NC State and the Office of Global Engagement?
I have been a visiting professor and working at Confucius Institute at NC State since September 2016.
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