Institutional Research Analyst
Born and bred in Beijing, China, Lei has been teaching Mandarin part-time at Gordon since 2011. She enjoys bringing cultural aspects to her language classroom to create a positive learning atmosphere. Her goal for the students is to not only communicate confidently in Mandarin, but also communicate in a way that’s effective, engaging, and culturally sensitive. Lei also works full-time as a research analyst at Gordon.
Professor Zhang has studied English language and literature as well as Chinese law, and she is currently completing a master's in counseling at Gordon-Conwell. She has extensive experience in the business world and has taught courses in Chinese music, dance, and folk customs in addition to classes on Chinese history and culture. Professor Zhang enjoys teaching and hopes her students leave the class not only knowing more ... more ➔