Hua Dong is an Academic Specialist in the World Languages Center. She is currently the coordinator of the Chinese program there. Hua teaches courses on Chinese language and culture, and has also developed and led Chinese Language “Dialogue of Civilizations” in China.
Prior to coming to Northeastern University, Hua was an associate producer and producer of several films about modern and contemporary Chinese history and culture. The award-winning films were shown on the PBS, numerous film festivals, and on exhibit in museums.
Hua holds an M.A. from Emerson College in addition to a M.A. from the Beijing Broadcasting Institute. She was also involved with many Sino-American co-production television projects, including the documentaries: The Gate of Heavenly Peace , Morning Sun and Yin Yu Tan at the Peabody Essex Museum. Hua also worked on several other projects with the Children’s Television Workshop.