Confucius Institute Staff and Visiting Professors 


Yang Lin Yang Lin, Ph.D.
Director of Confucius Institute at The University of Akron


Run GuoMs. Run Guo M.A. Confucius Institute visiting professor.
Ms. Guo is an instructor in the International School for Chinese Language and Culture at Henan University, China.During her teaching career, Ms. Guo has taught courses such as Primary Chinese, Intermediate Chinese, Advanced Chinese, and Chinese Traditional Cultures. Her research interests are in teaching Chinese as a second language, the literature of the Tang and Song Dynasties.


Nancy Easterling Nancy Wolfe Dwyer
Assistant to the Director and Events Coordinator



 About our Institute Partner 

Henan University is located in Kaifeng, a famous historic city and the capital of sevenhenan-univ dynasties in Chinese history. It was founded in 1912 and was originally named The Preparatory School for Further Study in Europe and America.

At present Henan University is a comprehensive university with 11 branches of learning: liberal arts, science, engineering, economics, management, law, philosophy, education, history, agriculture and medicine.

 Learn more about Henan University.

 Henan University's Web site:  ChineseEnglish