y Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures :: Xiqiao Wang
Michigan State University
Michigan State University
Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures
Xiqiao Wang
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Xiqiao Wang

Assistant Professor

Office: 233 Bessey Hall

Email: wangx14@msu.edu


Research Areas

Translingual Pedagogy, Transnational Literacy, Digital Literacy


I am an assistant professor at the Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Culture. I earned my doctoral degree from Vanderbilt University, with a focus on literacy education, especially writing research and digital literacies. My previous work as a writing teacher, literacy researcher, and teacher educator has allowed me to develop a research program that attends to the dynamic intersection of social, cultural, and economic conditions of literacy learning and teaching in the context of globalization and transnational movements of peoples, artifacts, ideas, and text. 


B. A. in Economics. 2000. Department of International Communication, University of International Business and Economics. Beijing, China.

M.A. in Rhetoric and Composition. 2005. English Department, College of Arts and Letters, University of South Florida. Tampa, Florida, USA.

Ph.D. in Literacy Education. 2013. Department of Teaching and Learning, Peabody College of Education, Vanderbilt University. Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

Selected Courses Taught

WRA 1004: Preparation for College Writing
ENG 302: Introduction to Language Studies
VIP 856A: Pedagogy of University Teaching
VIP 856B: TESOL Pedagogy