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Mingquan Wang
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Olin Center 312
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: 617-627-8988
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Mingquan Wang
Distinguished Senior Lecturer of Chinese Program
Language Coordinator

Education
M.Ed., Boston University; TESOL
Ph.D., Boston University; Language Behavior

Research Interests
Chinese Language, Chinese characters, second language acquisition and pedagogy, and application of technology in language learning and instruction.

Major Publications

  • Zhu, Ruiping, and Mingquan Wang, Editors in Chief. Selected Papers of 15th International Conference on Chinese Language Pedagogy: Interdisciplinary Development & research in International Chinese Language Education, Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, Beijing, 2019
  • Wang, M. (Co-author) "On Cultural Communication and Interdisciplinary Talent Cultivation," Selected Papers of 15th International Conference on Chinese Language Pedagogy: Interdisciplinary Development & research in International Chinese Language Education, Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, Beijing, 2019
  • Member of Editorial Board, Globalized Chinese Language Education: Teaching and Research. China Minzu University Press, Beijing, 2017
  • With or Without Li Journal of the Chinese Language Teachers Association, May 1990
  • Comments on Sun and Givon's Study of the OV Constructions in Mandarin Journal of the Chinese Language Teachers Association, May 1988

Awards, Grants, and Fellowships

  • Leadership and Service Award, New England Chinese Language Teachers Association (2016)
  • ETCS Special Project: Creating NPCR Grammar Website in partnership with Educational Technology Consulting Services at Tufts (2013)
  • UIT Special Project: Development of NPCR Practice Test site in partnership with Academic Technology at Tufts (2010)
  • DIVERSITY FUND AWARD at Tufts University: Chinese New Year Concert (2010)
  • DIVERSITY FUND AWARD at Tufts University: One with One Program (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)
  • APT GRANT (A Partnership in Technology): Development of HANZI ONLINE Program in partnership with Academic Technology at Tufts (2007)
  • APT GRANT (A Partnership in Technology): Development of CALL/CALT Programs in partnership with Academic Technology at Tufts (2004)
  • TTT FELLOWSHIP (Teaching with Technology at Tufts): Creating a Digital Chinese Language Resource Center (2002)

Professional Service

  • Board Director, Chinese Language Teachers Association, USA, April 2019 to March 2022
  • Chair, Fund Raising Committee, Chinese Language Teachers Association, USA, April 2019 to March 2022
  • Executive Director, New England Chinese Language Teachers Association (NECLTA): 2016-present
  • President, New England Chinese Language Teachers Association: 2014-2016
  • Standing Committee Member, Technology and Chinese Language Teaching: 2014-present
  • Vice President & Executive Director, NECLTA: 2012-2014
  • Co-Chair, Organizing Committee of NECLTA: 2012