Yongling Zhang-Gorke

Yongling Zhang Gorke

AdjunctChinese LanguageOliphant Hall 183
918 631 3209

Education and Degrees Earned

  • Ph.D. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2011
  • M.Ed. University of Liverpool, Liverpool, U.K., 2004
  • B.A. Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 2003

Areas of Academic Specialty

  • Chinese language and culture, Chinese-English bilateral translation
  • Chinese education and society

Areas of Research Focus

  • Chinese education and society
  • Citizenship education and civil society in China
  • Wu Dialect of Chinese language

Previous Teaching Experience

  • Instructor of Comparative Education, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • Part-time Instructor of English, Shanghai Foreign Language School

Previous Relevant Work Experience

  • Translator, China Center at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • Research Assistant, Senior Vice President’s Office for System Academic Administration, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Professional Affiliations

  • Comparative International Education Society

Courses Taught at TU

  • Beginning Chinese I (CHIN 1004)
  • Beginning Chinese II (CHIN 1014)
  • Intermediate Chinese I (CHIN 2003)
  • Intermediate Chinese II (CHIN 2013)