Li, Hua (Linda), associate professor of English, Master of Professional
Writing from the University of Southern California (the terminal degree in
creative writing, usually known as MFA, the equivalent of PhD). She returned to
China and joined the faculty in 2006 with the vision of starting the first
creative writing program in the nation to inspire Chinese students’
creativities. She teaches creative writing to junior English majors and
graduate students in the English department.