Joan Mortensen

Lecturer I - Arts And Humanities
jmorten@utdallas.edu
972-883-2170
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Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - History
Indiana University, Bloomington - 1986
M.A. - East Asian Languages and Cultures
Indiana University, Bloomington - 1977
B.A. - History
Middlebury College, Middlebury - 1973

Appointments

Adjunct Instructor
Collin County Community College [1992–1992]
Systems Engineer
Texas Instruments [1985–1992]
Associate Instructor
Indiana University [1981–1982]
Associate Instructor
Indiana University [1980–1981]
Instructor
Chinese University of Hong Kong [1979–1980]
Associate Instructor
Indiana University [1977–1979]
Associate Instructor
Indiana University [1976–1977]

Projects

The Practice of Widow Suicide in China: The Religious Dimension
1990–1990 American Academy of Religion, 1990
Women and Society in the Eyes of Lao Nai-hsuan
1989–1989 Southwest Conference of the Association of Asian Studies, 1989
Women in Early Twentieth Century China: The Debate over their Legal Statu
1990–1990 South Central Women's Studies Association Conference, 1990

Additional Information

LANGUAGES
  • Chinese, Japanese, French
HONORS AND AWARDS
  • Indiana University Exchange Fellow to the Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1979-80
  • B.A. cum laude with High Honors in History, 1973