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Meet the Team

Our Directors

Bangor University’s Confucius Institute is led by two Directors; each with specialist expertise in their own academic discipline, and each dedicated to the Confucius Institute’s vision of introducing Chinese language and culture in north Wales.

  • Dr Lina Davitt, Director
  • Associate Professor LI Kunyan, Co-Director
    Associate Professor of Foreign Languages at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL), Beijing

Chinese Language Teachers

  • SHI Di, Senior Teacher
  • CHEN Hui, Teacher
  • JIA Wen , Teacher
  • LI Zhiwei, Teacher
  • ZHANG Zhongyan, Teacher
  • ZHANG Jiaqi, Teacher
  • FAN Jiaming, Teacher
  • XIE Zixuan, Teacher
  • WANG Yueming, Teacher
  • LIU Xiaoyu, Teacher


Teacher Training Team

  • Mr. Mervyn Jones
  • Mrs. Nathalie Thomas

Internship Students

  • Joseph Clark