Centre for Continuing Education

Xing Jin

Xing Jin

Resume

Xing Jin is an award-winning market development and cross-cultural communications expert of more than 20 years' experience. Xing’s career has ranged from overseeing programs around market development, consumer engagement and product design to major international relations projects. Xing’s diverse Australian client experience includes work with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Festival, Sydney Opera House, Australia Council for the Arts, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Theatre of Image, Qantas and Merivale Group.

Xing Jin joined the University of Sydney Confucius Institute when it was newly established in 2008. She has been the Head of the Institute since 2012. Over that time she has overseen the growth of its language courses, which serve thousands of people living in Sydney. The Institute’s public reach has also expanded with the introduction of an annual calendar of events featuring leading Australian and Chinese artists, academics and commentators.

As an educator, Xing has lectured on topics including relationship management with Chinese business, Chinese cultural awareness and business etiquette, arts marketing and community engagement. Xing holds a Master of Arts in Communication Management, a Bachelor of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature, and a Diploma of Education. Xing is also a dedicated arts reviewer, blogger and author.

Xing is currently a member of Executive Committee of the Australia-China Business Council NSW and the City of Sydney’s Chinese New Year Festival Advisory Committee.