Faculty & Staff


Ji Hao


Program Coordinator Chinese
Associate Professor of Chinese

Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Fields: Premodern Chinese Literature
Office: Stein 427     Phone: 508-793-2608
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Claudia N. Ross

Professor, Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Ph.D. University of Michigan
Fields: Linguistics (lexical and semantic structure), Chinese language pedagogy
Office:   Stein 442   Phone:  508-793-3335
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Yu-Jung Lin

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington
Fields: Phonology and phonetics (syllable structure, tones, rhythm), Psycholinguistics (the influence of orthography on sound processing), Second language acquisition
(tense and lax vowel distinction by L1 and L2 learners, diphthong production and perception by L1 and L2 learners)
Email: yjlin@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 426     
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Jingjing Cai


Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Chinese Literature, Indiana University
Fields: Modern Chinese literature, Chinese language pedagogy
Email: Jcai@holycross.edu





Carolyn Leeman

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Academic Administrative Assistant
Office: Stein 401 Phone: (508) 793-2447




Remote Teaching Assistants (RTA)

For the 2020-2021 academic year, Remote Teaching Assistants (RTAs), rather than Foreign Language Assistants (FLAs), will teach our language practica. The RTAs for the Chinese Studies Program are Shu-Mi Chang (former FLA), Yu-ching Lin (former FLA, National Cheng Kung University) and Yi-Chieh Tsai (former FLA, Chung Yuan Christian University).


Faculty Emeriti

Baozhang​​ He


Associate Professor 
Ph.D. The Ohio State University
Fields: Chinese Linguistics, Language, Literature, and Culture