After being awarded the degree of Bachelor of Arts in English Education from Xi’an International Studies University, and the degree of Master of Arts in TESOL with Merit from University College London, Yuejun Zhang works for Department of Foreign Languages, Xi'an Jiaotong University City College.
During the internship at the ELATT Language Learning Centre in London, England, she was involved in adult English teaching. Since students come from different countries with diverse cultural backgrounds, she comes to realize the importance of individualized teaching. According to the students' own cognitive level and language learning ability, motivating students to actively engage in the language learning process enables the student-centred teaching approach. Additionally, she has a basic understanding that teaching is not a simple task. In order to help students improve language literacy more effectively and efficiently, teachers should improve their expertise. English language teaching practice is for a life time. All she will do is to keep enthusiastic and carry on in her teaching career.
She has been awarded the third prize in the 10th SFLEP National Foreign Language Teaching Contest, Shaanxi Division.
The courses she mainly teaches are Comprehensive College English, Audio-visual and Speaking, IELTS, and etc.
Research direction: Second Language Acquisition, Language Testing and Assessment, and etc.