Yanfei Fu

Center Director

  • Country:
    • China
  • Business:
    • High School Summer Abroad
    • Study Abroad


Fu Yanfei completed her Ph.D. from the University of Arizona in Educational Psychology. She holds an M.A. degree from Syracuse University in Sociolinguistics and an M.A. from Nanjing University in World History.

She also completed the graduate certificate program in American Studies at the Johns Hopkins University-Nanjing University Center for Chinese and American Studies. Yanfei was program director of the Early Start program offering UCLA college courses to outstanding Chinese high school students at the prestigious Jinling High School in Nanjing. She previously served as associate program director and Chinese language coordinator for another U.S. study abroad program in Nanjing operated in collaboration with the University of Arizona. She has also worked in the nonprofit sector as the program officer for the Education Division of the Amity Foundation in Nanjing. Yanfei has taught multiple levels of Chinese language to American college students in Nanjing and at Syracuse University.

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