Maria L. Gee-Schweiger. Ph.D
Maria, (As known as 李岘) was born and grew up in China. She worked as a
screenplay writer and editor at
station for 11 years before she came to the United States. She has published four books, numerous
articles and documentary
films since she immigrated to America in 1992. The 12 episode documentary
film “Adrift Without Roots” became one of the Asian study materials for many
universities in both America and China. She received the Media and Film award at the 6th
Asian Heritage Awards in 2009 and Outstanding Multi-Cultural Education
Award in 2010 by We Chinese magazine. Maria is Co-founder and Honorable-Chair of American Chinese Culture and
Education Foundation. She is the Founder and President of Chinese Writers Association of America.
As an Adjunct professor at Thomas Jefferson
School of Law, University of San Diego, Mesa College, MiraCosta College, USA and Ji Nan
University, China, Maria has taught
Chinese Language and Literature at different levels for years.
With her leadership experiences, writing
background and teaching skills, Maria L. Gee-Schweiger is able to contribute her
knowledge to students with excellent pronunciation, writing skills, rich
cultural background and ease of communication.
The booklet American Lawyers Speaking Chinese (Level one)was developed by Professor Gee. She
produced a CD study aids with this textbook to help students study by