Melbourne Staff Profiles

Gavin Huang

Gavin Huang

Gavin is a native mandarin speaker from Shanghai. He has many years experience teaching mandarin to both adults and children in Australia.

Gavin graduated from Lanzhou Technology University in 1994 with a Bachelor Degree in Engineering and obtained a MBA from Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2008. He has the accreditation of a Chinese language teacher from Hanban, China.

Language is not only a communication tool, but also a cultural carrier. – Gavin

Qingyue Zhou

Qingyue Zhou

As a Mandarin native speaker and a registered language teacher, Qingyue is experienced in teaching Chinese in Australian educational settings.

Qingyue graduated as a teacher having completed a Bachelor of Education and a Bachelor of Arts majored in Chinese Studies and Linguistics from Macquarie University and a Master of Modern Languages Education from the University of Melbourne. She is also an accredited NAATI Professional Translator.

One’s multilingual repertoire allows different visions of life. – Qingyue

Lily Liu

Lily Liu

With 30 years of teaching Mandarin, Lily Liu has extensive experience teaching in both China and Australia.

Lily has a Bachelor Degree in Education from China Youth University of Political Studies in Beijing, China and a number of qualifications including a Certificate IV in Education Support at Swinburne University (2019) and a Certificate IV in Community Language Teaching (2017). Additionally, she has obtained a Certificate in LOTE Methodology Training Course Phase I and II for Chinese (2015).

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. – Lily