Rujie Wang

Professor and Chair

Program in Chinese Studies (中文)

Department/Affiliation: Chinese; East Asian Studies
Phone: 330-263-2438
Office Address: 203 Kauke


  • Peking Normal University 1981
  • B.A. Wabash College 1983
  • M.A. Rutgers 1986
  • Ph.D. Rutgers 1993

Courses Taught

Professor Wang has been teaching the following courses at the College of Wooster since 1995

  • CHIN 101 and 102: Begining Chinese I and II
  • CHIN 201 and 202: Intermediate Chinese I and II
  • CHIN 223: Chinese Cinema
  • CHIN 220: Modern Chinese Fiction
  • CHIN 222: Women in Chinese Fiction
  • CHIN 301 and 302: Advanced Intermediate Chinese I and II
  • First-Year Seminar: Chinese Box


Professor Wang’s research interests include Lu Xun, Chinese realism, and Chinese cinema.

  • Published in Modern Chinese Literature and Culture
  • Published in East Asia
  • Published in Asian Cinema
  • Published in China-US Journal of Humanities
  • Published in Canadian Review of Comparative Literature
  • Book Reviews in Journal of Asian Studies
  • Contributor – Gale Encyclopedia of Modern China on such important modern writers as Ba Jin and Gao Xingjian.
  • Published Translations of American writers in English World and Masterpieces of Twentieth Century English Prose.