Our staff are highly-qualified professionals who are dedicated to promoting student success. Our staff come from a range of professional backgrounds in the public and private sectors.

Our Staff

Mu Chou 周孝沐
Guidance/Transfer Officer 
B.A. Psychology, University of California, Davis. 
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions, University of California, Davis; Assistant Director, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, University of California, Berkeley; Program Advisor and Marketing Specialist, Global Achievement Program, University of California Davis Extension. Mu Chou specialized in International admissions, as former Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at UC Davis and UC Berkeley respectively. He has extensive experience in recruitment and admissions for both freshman & transfer students. 

Jesse Field 方哲升
Dean of Studies
A.B., Harvard College; M.A., University of Texas, Austin; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Dr. Field’s areas of interest include Chinese intellectual history, Chinese literature, biography and life writing, world literature and humanities education. Scholarly and literary translator for authors including Yang Jiang, Qian Zhongshu, Ge Zhaoguang, Zhu Weizheng, Cai Jun, and others. 

Shawn Moore 莫灵风
B.A., B.M. Bard College, M.M. Yale University.
Over four years of experience working in higher education in China, as Bard College’s East Asia representative. Concurrently continues to work and perform as professional violinist. 

Hanze Song 宋汉泽
Program Associate
B.A., Political Studies, Bard College 
Taught US history and TOEFL, IELTS,SAT courses at institutions in Guangzhou and Hangzhou; 9 years experience of public speaking and debate; Adjudicated National Tournaments for NHSDLC; Coached Red Hook High School Debate Club in New York; Tutor in the Bard Prison Initiative.