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translator , English educator

Yuan Yuan, Chinese English educator, translator. Member Modern Language Association, International Association of University Professors of English, Chinese Association (co-founder, board directors 1993-1994), Chinese Cultural Association (board directors 1993-1995, secretary 1994-1999, Fulbright senior specialist selection committee 2005-2007).

Background

Yuan, Yuan was born on March 2, 1957 in Jinan, Shandong, People's Republic of China. Son of Yi-ping Yuan and Zheng-yi Cui.

Education

Bachelor in Literature, Shandong University, 1981. Master of Arts in Literature, Shandong University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in English, University Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1992.

Career

Research assistant Institute Modern American Literature, Jinan, Shandong, 1984-1985. Assistant professor California State University, San Marcos, 1991-1995, associate professor, 1995-1999, professor, since 1999, department chair, 1999-2002, graduate studies director, since 2006, since 2009. Referee Association Interdisciplinary Studies Arts, since 1994, MELUS, literature, interpreter, theory.

Visiting professor Shandong University, 2000, 02, 2005-2007.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, International Association of University Professors of English, Chinese Association (co-founder, board directors 1993-1994), Chinese Cultural Association (board directors 1993-1995, secretary 1994-1999, Fulbright senior specialist selection committee 2005-2007).

Connections

Married Ruishan Gao, March 22, 1983. Children: Joanna, Erica.

father:
Yi-ping Yuan

mother:
Zheng-yi Cui

spouse:
Ruishan Gao

children:
Joanna Yuan

Erica Yuan