Chinese Language Faculty The Chinese Language Program

Welcome to the website of the Chinese Language Program at Amherst College. The Chinese Language Program offers a coherent sequence of Mandarin Chinese courses with an integrated approach to basic linguistic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Our curriculum gives balanced consideration to a variety of genres of contemporary Chinese with an emphasis on reading proficiency of authentic texts. Aided by digitalized technology, we focus on pronunciation, tones, Chinese characters and the basic structure of Chinese grammar. 

Weijia Li
Senior Lecturer in Chinese
Contact: Weijia

Weijia Li

Shen Tong
Chinese Curriculum Coordinator (2018-2020)
Senior Lecturer in Chinese
Contact: Tong

Tong Shen

Xiaoping Teng 
Senior Lecturer in Chinese
Contact: Teng

Xiaoping Teng

 Contact

(413) 542-5841 (department)
(413) 542-8426 (fax)