Jing Wang is Associate Director of the Chinese Language Program at Princeton. She completed her Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where she majored in pre-modern Chinese Literature. Prior to coming to Princeton she had been Assistant Professor and Director of the Chinese Language Program at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. She previously taught at Princeton University as a Chinese lecturer from 2006-2008. Co-author of an elementary Chinese language textbook entitled "First Step," which is due to be available by the end of the year (Princeton University Press).