David Moser, Lecturer

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Academic Director at CET Academic Programs

David Moser holds a Master’s and a Ph.D. in Chinese Studies from the University of Michigan, with a major in Chinese Linguistics and Philosophy. He has been based in Beijing for over 25 years, active in academic and media circles.

Moser was a visiting scholar at Peking University in 1987-89, and a visiting professor for five years at the Beijing Foreign Studies University, where he taught courses in Translation Theory and Psycholinguistics. He is currently Academic Director at CET Chinese Studies at Beijing Capital Normal University, an overseas study program for

U.S. college students, where he teaches courses in Chinese history and politics.

He appears often on BBC radio as a commentator on the daily program Business Matters, and is also a frequent China analyst on Al Jazeera television. He has worked at China Central Television (CCTV) in Beijing as a program advisor, translator, and host, and continues to be active on Chinese television as a commentator in both Chinese and English on news shows such as CCTV Dialogue and World Insight.

Moser is also co-host of the Sinica Podcast, an influential China current affairs podcast widely listened to by journalists and China watchers throughout the world. Moser is author of the book A Billion Voices: China’s Search for a Common Language, published by Penguin.

莫大伟先生拥有密西根大学中国研究学的硕士与博士学位,其专业为中国语 言学与中国哲学。他已经在北京生活了二十五年有余,一直活跃于中国学术与传 媒界。

莫先生于 1987 年至 1989 年在北京大学做访问学者,随后在北京外国语大学 做了五年客座教授。在北外期间,莫先生还教授了翻译理论与心理语言学的课程。 目前,他担任 CET 中国研究项目的教学主任,CET 项目位于首都师范大学,是一 个美国海外留学项目,在此项目中,莫先生除了担任行政职务以外,还教授中国 历史与政治的课程。

莫先生经常以评论员身份参与 BBC 广播台的日播节目 Business Matters。他 还常常在半岛电视台做中国问题评论员。除此之外,他还担任过中央电视台的节 目顾问、翻译和主持人。时至今日,莫先生仍然以中英文评论员的身份活跃在不 同的 CCTV 新闻类节目中,如: Dialogue World Insight.

莫先生还是 Sinica 播客的联合主持人。Sinica 播客是一个很有影响力的讨论 中国实事问题的播客,此播客广受世界各地的记者与中国观察家的欢迎。莫先生 的新书《十亿人的声音:一场定义现代汉语的斗争》近日已由企鹅出版社出版发