Skip to main content
Profile Image for Svetlana Xu

Svetlana Xu

Senior Professorial Lecturer World Languages and Cultures

Dr. Xu has an extensive background as a linguist in both Chinese and Russian, with an emphasis in the areas of philosophy, literature, culture and communication.

Possessing an impressive academic background, Dr Xu has degrees that include a PhD from the Gorky Institute of World Literature, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow; a Master of Arts in Russian Studies from American University, Washington, DC; and a Bachelor of Arts in Russian Language and Russian Studies from East China Normal University in Shanghai, China.

Currently Dr. Xu is a full-time Chinese instructor at American University in Washington, DC. In addition to full-time teaching, Dr. Xu is active as a consultant specializing in global communications, marketing, management and translation.

Degrees

PhD, Gorky Institute of World Literature, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow; MA Russian Studies, American University, Washington, DC; BA , Russian Language and Russian Studies from East China Normal University, Shanghai, China

Office
CAS-World Lang and Cultures
McCabe - 208
T, W, F: 10:30am – 12:30pm
Contact Info
(202) 885-2262

Send email to Svetlana Xu

For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.
See Also
World Languages & Cultures

Teaching