Ms Ying Chi is the Chinese tutor at the Confucius Institute. Chi graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature from Yanbian University in 1995. She has been teaching College English and English major courses at Jilin Jianzhu University (JLJU) since graduation. She gained her Master of Economics from Northeast Normal University when teaching at JLJU. Prior to her current position at CI, she has worked as an Associate Professor at Jilin Jianzhu University. She currently holds  the Certificate for Teachers of Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages.