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Ping Pian

  • Associate Professor of Instruction in Chinese

MA, Oklahoma State University

404 Lattimore Hall
(585) 275-4251

Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 11:25 a.m. - 12: 15 p.m. and by appointment


Ping Pian has been teaching in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures for a number of years. She also teaches or has taught at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Monroe Community College, and the Chinese School of Rochester. As a native speaker from Beijing, she is very interested in inspiring her students to build a solid language foundation to be successful in the global market and the evolution of the Chinese language, particularly between different regions. She is also a freelance translator.

Courses Offered (subject to change)

  • CHI 101:  Elementary Chinese I (Fall)
  • CHI 102:  Elementary Chinese II (Spring)
  • CHI 151:  Intermediate Chinese I (Fall)
  • CHI 152:  Intermediate Chinese II (Spring)
  • CHI 202:  Advanced Intermediate Chinese I (Fall)
  • CHI 203:  Advanced Intermediate Chinese II (Spring)