Visiting Scholar, Confucius Classroom Instructor
Department: Global Engagement Office
Ms. Wei “Joy” Zhang previously served as the Director of International Students Education Department at College of International Culture Exchange, Hebei Normal University (HNU), P.R. China. Throughout her career in international education, Joy has worked with faculty members to aid in recruiting, administrating and educating students from various backgrounds and cultures. Ms. Joy is passionate about promoting Chinese language and culture and stimulating people’s curiosity to Chinese cultures.
This is Ms. Joy’s second time to work in US. She formerly served as a Chinese teacher, from 2010 to 2012, in New Mexico. There she taught at University Hills Elementary School and Alma d’Arte Charter High School.
Wei Zhang holds a B.A. in Chinese traditional language and literature education from HNU and a M.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language from the Huazhong University of Technology & Science.
Currently Ms. Joy lives in Wilmore with her husband and lovely daughter, Athena. She and her family are expecting a happy and an unforgettable time at Asbury University.