Ms. Xu received both her MA in Linguistics and Applied Linguistics in 2007, and her B.A. in Chinese Language and Literature in 2004 from
Beijing Normal University in China.
She has served as an Instructor and Head Instructor of Chinese language in Cornell University's CAPS (China and Asia-Pacific Studies) Program and
the FALCON (Full-Year Asian Language Concentration) in Chinese at Peking University in Beijing China (2008-2012). She has also served as a teaching
associate in the Department of Asian Studies in the Chinese language program at Cornell (2008) and as a Chinese instructor in the Princeton in
Beijing Intensive Language Program in Beijing, China (2006).