Bei Chen

Senior Lecturer I - Arts And Humanities
972-883-6026
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Tags: Chinese Language

Professional Preparation

M.A. - French Literature
University of North Texas - 2007
M.A. - Translation between Chinese and French
Beijing International Studies University - 2003
B.A. - French Language & Literature
Beijing International Studies University - 2000

Publications

《伊斯坦布尔》,旅游指南,翻译作品,中国旅游出版社,2003 年。 Istanbul, translated work (French to Chinese), published by China Travel & Tourism Press, 2003.  - Book
  • 戚夫人:《2012 年度中国最佳奇幻小说集》,四川人民出版社。 Lady Qi: Collected Stories of 2012 Best Fantasy Fictions 
  • 惠胜:《九州幻想·铁甲依然》,新世界出版社,2012 年。 Huisheng: Odyssey of China Fantasy, magazine, China, 2012. 
  • 敦煌:《九州幻想·火之舞》,新世界出版社,2011 年。 Dunhuang: Odyssey of China Fantasy, magazine, China, 2011. 
  • 再见了七星:《飞·奇幻世界》,科幻世界杂志社,2010 年第 2 期。 Goodbye Seven Stars: Fantasy World, magazine, China, 2010. 
- Short Story

Appointments

Senior lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2015–Present]
Chinese
Senior Lecturer
University of North Texas [2013–2015]
Chinese
Lecturer
University of North Texas [2008–2013]
Chinese
Lecturer
University of North Texas [2007–2008]
French
Lecturer
China Communication University [2003–2004]
French

Awards

Consulate-general of the People’s Republic of China - [2009]
- Confucius Institute Headquarter [2009]

Presentations

Topic: Chinese Tones and Music 天子圣哲-浅谈汉语声调教学
2016 Fall 
CLTA-TX Annual Conference
Topic: Say My Name in Chinese: Chinese Pronunciation
2015 Fall 
Free workshop to all faculty and staff of UT Dallas

Topic: 说文解字——如何提高学生的汉字识记能力
2015 Summer 
DFW Chinese Language Teacher Training Workshop
Topic: Different Approaches, same goal: A comparison between Textbooks
2013 Fall 
CLTA-TX Annual Conference

Additional Information

LANGUAGES AND KEY SKILLS
Chinese - Native Speaker
English - Competent in listening, speaking, reading and writing English
French - Competent in listening, speaking, reading and writing French

Activities

Faculty Advisor of CSA at UTD.
 2016 - 2017   

Affiliations

  • 2014 – 2016 Secretary, CLTA-TX: Chinese Language Teachers Association of Texas 
  • 2011 – 2014 Board Member, CLTA-TX: Chinese Language Teachers Association of Texas
  • 2007 – Current Member, CLTA-TX: Chinese Language Teachers Association of Texas. 
  • 2008 – 2010 Member, ACTLF: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages 
  • 2008 – Member, AATF: American Association of Teachers of French.