Staff

Maosen Li is the deputy director and visiting professor at the Confucius Institute. His research and teaching interests are:

  • Ethics
  • Moral education
  • Confucian moral philosophy

maosen.li@helsinki.fi
Tel. +358 (0)2941 22971, 050-4765417

Mariliina Räsänen is coordinator of the Confucius Institute. She takes care of the daily administrative tasks of the Institute like

  • course adminstration
  • student councelling
  • communication
  • marketing
  • financing

mariliina.rasanen@helsinki.fi
Tel. +358 (0)2941 22868, 050-3199538

Lecturer in Chinese Language

Her research and teaching interests are: 

  • Teaching Chinese language as a foreign language
  • Chinese cultural studies
  • Cultural and intercultural communication in translation studies

xiufen.zhao@helsinki.fi
Tel. +358 (0)2941 22872, 050-4489182
Office hour: Monday 14-15
U38A119

Lecturer in Chinese Language

His research and teaching interests are:

  • Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages
  • Modern Chinese Language and Businese Chinese
  • Chinese Cultural Studies
  • Language Pedagogy

donghai.hou@helsinki.fi
Tel. +358 (0)2941 22869/050-3199537
Office hour: Monday 13-14
U38A119

Lecturer in Chinese Language

Her research and teaching interests are:

  • Teaching Chinese as a foreign language
  • Chinese cultural studies
  • Chinese art

xue.cheng@helsinki.fi
Tel. +358 (0) 2941 22866, 050-3199540
Office hour: Tuesday 14-15
U38A119

Teacher in Chinese language

Her research and teaching interests are:

• Teaching Chinese language as a foreign language
• Chinese traditional paiting, Chinese cooking and Chinese tea art.
• Cultural and intercultural communication

min.ling@helsinki.fi
Tel. +358 (0) 2941 22870/ 0505999003
Office hour: Tuesday 15-16