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Yu Wang

Educational Developer

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Yu Wang 王宇(Lissy) is currently the deputy director, educational developer and assistant professor of practice at Educational Development Unit(EDU), Academy of Future Education in XJTLU. She is the module leader of Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Supporting Learning in Higher Education(PGCert) 402 Pedagogic Research to Enhance Professional Practice. She is also the founder and coordinator of EDU Podcast, Project-based Learning Community of Practice, Supervisor Community of Practice, Research-led Teaching and Learning Story Collection. Her research interests include project-based learning, scholarship of teaching and learning, student engagement and students as partners. She is also an accredited fellow from Higher Education Academy and has won awards in several Chinese national teaching contests.

Research interests

Student as Partners

Project-based Learning

Teacher Development

EMI Learning Anxiety


EAP Tutor - XJTLU - 2017 to 2020

Module Leader - XJTLU - 2019 to Now


PGcert 402 Pedagogic Research to Enhance Professional Practice Module Leader

Postgraduate EAP Academic Speaking and Writing, XJTLU - 2019 to 2020

EAP018/019 Y1 Math, XJTLU - 2017 to 2018

EAP Foundation Y1, XJTLU - 2018 to 2019

PGC402 Pedagogic Research to Enhance Professional Practice

LAN916 PG Academic Writing

LAN918 PG Advanced Academic Speaking and Seminar Skills

LAN906 PG Academic Speaking

EAP025 UG Y1 Standard

EAP023 UG Y1 Foundation

EAP018/019 UG EAP for Maths

Awards and honours

Second Prize of the 6th Micro-course Contest of Foreign Languages in China, 2020

Third Prize of the 7th SFLEP National Foreigh Language Micro-class Teaching Contest, 2016

Second Prize of the 6th SFLEP National Foreign Language Teaching Contest Jiangsu D, 2015

Education/Academic qualification

M.A. TESOL, New York University - 2014

B.A. English Education, Nanjing Normal University - 2012

Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Certificate, Centennial College Canada - 2016

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