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Prof. Ji Nengwen

B.A., M.A. (Nankai University), Ph.D (Xiamen University). 

Prof. Ji is the Chinese Co-Director of the Confucius Institute at the University of Malta. He is a full-time lecturer and Associate Professor in Chinese politics at Xiamen University. Prof. Ji also served as the Director of the Confucius Institute at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nigeria for the past 7 years.

 

Contact:

Confucius Institute

Room 207B

Guze' Cassar Pullicino Building

University of Malta

Tel:  +356 2340 3405

email:  


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Dr Salvatore Giuffré

B.A.(Hons),M.A.(Bologna),Ph.D.(Lyon III) 

Dr Salvatore Giuffré has been a full-time academic at the Department of Oriental Studies since 2015. His background is both in modern Western and East Asian languages and philology (Chinese and Japanese). His lecturing portfolio at UM mainly includes courses on Chinese language, literature and history. 

He was awarded a PhD in East Asian Studies by the University Jean Moulin - Lyon III, France, in 2018. His areas of interest and research include literary comparative studies, transtextuality and transculturalism in modern Chinese literature (Republican Era) and Tibetan Studies. 

Giuffré currently also lectures on Chinese history and culture at the Centre for Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and has also been involved into various projects pertaining to the teaching and learning of Chinese (Mandarin) as a foreign language in Malta.

As from October 2018, Giuffré acts as co-director of the Confucius Institute at the University of Malta.

Contact: 

Faculty of Arts

Room 108

Block A (Portacabins)

Car Park 6

University of Malta

Msida

Tel: +356 2340 3984 

email: 

 


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Ms. Wang Dao
B.A. (Hubei), M.A. (Xiamen)

Ms. Wang Dao graduated from Hubei Nationalities University in English Language and Literature.  She then studied teaching Chinese as a foreign language which later was followed by her Masters degree and a teaching job in Thailand at Nonggi Middle School.

Ms. Wang likes cooking, reading and yoga.

 

Contact:
Confucius Institute

Room 208
Guzè Cassar Pullicino Building
University of Malta
Tel: +356 2340 3410

email:   

 

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 Ms. Li Lu


B.A. (Hubei Normal University)


A visiting research student of Chinese language and culture at the Confucius Institute at the University of Malta.

Ms. Li graduated from Hubei Normal University with a Bachelor degree in teaching Chinese as a second language.  She is currently studying for her Masters degree at Xiamen University.

Her hobbies are playing folk instruments, calligraphy, paper cutting and knots.

Contact:

Confucius Institute

Room 208
Guzè Cassar Pullicino Building
University of Malta
Tel: +356 2340 3410

email:


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 Ms. Deng Sai

B.A. (Hunan University of Science and Technology), M.A (Xiamen University)

Ms. Deng graduated from Hunan University of Science and Technology with a Bachelor degree in teaching Chinese as a second language and a Master degree from Xiamen University in teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages.

Ms. Deng used to teach Chinese for one year in Thailand at Banchiang Wittaya School, and spent one year as Chinese teacher at the Confucius Institute at the Victoria university of Wellington, New Zealand.  

Ms. Deng is good at Chinese paper cutting and Chinese knots. And enjoys baking,running and traveling.

Contact:

Confucius Institute

Room 208
Guzè Cassar Pullicino Building
University of Malta

Tel: +356 2340 3409 



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Ms. Zhang Yujiao

B.A. (Qiqhaer University)

M.A. (Xiamen University)

A visiting research student of Chinese language and culture at the Confucius Institute at the University of Malta.

Ms. Zhang graduated from Qiqhaer University with a Bachelor degree in teaching Chinese as a second language and a Master degree from Xiamen University in teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages.

Ms. Zhang also spent two years as a volunteer Chinese teacher at the Confucius Institute at the Angeles University Foundation, The Philippines.

Contact:

Confucius Institute 

Room 208
Guze' Cassar Pullicino Building
University of Malta

Tel: +356 2340 3411 

email: 

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Ms Jacqueline Theuma Helps 

Secretary 

Ms. Jacqueline Theuma joined the University of Malta in April 2012 and she is presently involved in the day-to-day running of the Confucius Institute as well as the BA/BA Hons. and Diploma Programmes in the Chinese Language.  She has been promoted to Executive Officer in October 2016.

Ms. Theuma enjoys reading and travelling. 

Contact:


Confucius Institute

Room 207
Guzè Cassar Pullicino Building
University of Malta
Tel: +356 2340 3407  

email:  

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Calendar
Notices
TAIJI SESSIONS

A Taiji expert is invited by the Confucius Institute from China to give training sessions at the University of Malta on the 17th and 18th April from 2pm to 4pm at the Greek Theatre on Campus.

 

All members of staff and students who are interested in this programme kindly contact Ms. Jackie Theuma on 2340 3407 or Professor Ji Nengwen on 2340 3405.

 

The Confucius Institute has covered all expenses therefore training is free of charge to all university staff and students. 

 
 
Last Updated: 10 October 2018

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