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Xizhen  Qin

Xizhen Qin

Xizhen Qin
Assistant Professor


Office: CPR 434
Phone: 813/974-3399



Xizhen Qin is an assistant professor of Chinese in the Department of World Languages at USF. She has a BA and MA in Chinese linguistics (Shandong University) and an MA and Ph.D in Chinese Language Pedagogy (Ohio State University). She has been teaching Chinese language and culture courses at all levels for more than ten years and has rich experience in developing K-16 Chinese curricula, training Chinese teachers and conducting study abroad programs in China. She served as instructor at the OSU Chinese Flagship Program (2006-2010) and the USF Startalk Chinese Academy and Teacher Training programs (2011, 2013-2015 summers). She is certified as an ACTFL OPI interviewer and AP Chinese reader. Her research focuses on Chinese pedagogy, Intercultural Communication between Chinese and Americans and Chinese Cultural Studies.

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
90843CHI 3241001Adv Chinese Conversation I


CIS 3074

90278CHI 4443001Networking in China & America


CPR 347

96389SLA 7980009Dissertation

TBA 100