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Dr. Haedy Liu

Associate Professor & Director of English for Speakers of Other Languages Program (ESOL)
Modern Foreign Languages Department
Office: York House 109
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8376B900 College St, Box 8376BBeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4948(254) 295-4948
Subjects Taught: ESOL Intermediate and Advanced Writing, Basics of English Grammar, ESOL Intermediate and Advanced Oral Communication, ESOL Advanced Reading
Degrees Earned: Ph.D. Intercultural Education, Biola University; M.A. TESOL, Wheaton College; B.A. Biology, Brown University

Dr. Liu grew up in the Bronx in New York City. After graduating from Brown University with a degree in biology, she and her husband lived and worked in several places in the U.S. In 1995, they moved to Kunming, China where Dr. Liu taught high school biology and chemistry at an international school in Kunming and English-as-a-Foreign Language at Kunming Medical University. Later, Dr. Liu led a multi-national team in Kunming that developed HIV/AIDS training materials that were used in universities. Since moving back to the U.S. in 2010, Dr. Liu and her husband, Dr. Bob Liu, have lived in Texas. The Lius have three children and currently attend Temple Bible Church.

Research Interests

Transnational education, Confucianism and learning, cross-cultural teaching and learning