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Biography

Dr. Jamie Sanchez lived in China for more than eight years working for a business consulting firm and co-establishing an educational training center that specialized in English language and cultural training. In addition, she coordinated academic personnel and business professionals to work in China and established partnerships between Chinese universities and international university groups and organizations. Sanchez holds a Bachelor degree from New Mexico State University, a Master of Intercultural Studies from Union University, a Master of Divinity from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, and a PhD from Virginia Tech.

Awards

  • Virginia Tech, Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society Inductee, January 2016
  • International Studies Association South, Travel Grant, October 2014
  • Virginia Tech, Graduate School, Featured Graduate Student, October 2014
  • Virginia Tech, Diversity Scholar, Spring 2014
  • Inner Mongolia University Mandarin Language Award, 2008
  • Broadman Holman Award, 2008
  • Dubose Award, 2008
  • David and Faith Kim School of Intercultural Studies Scholarship, 2006
  • Hewlett Packard Scholarship, 1997
  • Naul Scholarship, 1996

Publications (Selected)

  • Tumultuous Times: Shifts in Mongolian Cultural Identity Since 1947. Sanchez, Jamie, (Journal of Northeast Asian History, 2015)
  • Seeking Identity in the ‘Chinese’ Nation, Stephenson, Max. and Kirakosyan,Lyusyena, Sanchez, Jamie. (2015)
  • China’s One-Child Policy Change: Sustaining the Four Modernizations, Stephenson, Max. and Kirakosyan,Lyusyena, Sanchez, Jamie. (2015)
  • Reflections and Explorations: A Graduate Student Commentary, “Seeking Identity in the Chinese”Nation, Sanchez, Jamie. 2014
  • Reflections and Explorations: A Graduate Student Commentary, “China’s One-Child Policy Change: Sustaining the Four Modernizations,” February 2014
  • Spectra Journal, “Cultural Colonization: The Dual-Displacement of Mongolians in Inner Mongolia,” October 2013

Presentations

  • Yale Bouchet Conference on Diversity and Graduate Education, New Haven, CT. Presented on "Reimagining Pastoralism: A Mode of Memory and Resistance in Inner Mongolia.” April 2016.
  • Brian Bertoti Innovative Perspectives in History Graduate Conference, Virginia Tech. Presented on "The Historical Pastoral Identity in Inner Mongolia: A Re-imagination as Resistance." March 2016.
  • Association of Asian Studies Southeast Conference, James Madison University. Presented on "The Pastoral Imaginary as a Mode of Resistance." January 2016.
  • ASPECT Annual Conference, Virginia Tech. Presented on "Policies and Pastoralists: Historical Shifts in Inner Mongolia Since 1947." March 2015.
  • Association of Asian Studies Southeast Conference, University of Virginia. Presented on "Protests in Inner Mongolia: Land Grabbing, Cultural Anxiety, and the Question of Identity." January 2015.
  • International Studies Association South Annual Conference, University of Richmond. Presented on "Protests in Inner Mongolia: Land Grabbing, Cultural Anxiety, and Geopolitical Ramifications." October 2014
  • ASPECT Annual Conference, Virginia Tech Present on "Cultural Colonization: Displacing Mongols in Inner Mongolia." March 2014

Research Interests

  • Cross-Cultural Issues
  • Culture
  • Intercultural Studies
  • Missions
  • Multicultural Issues

Courses

Virginia Tech

  • Department of Religion and Culture
  • Instructor: RLCL 3204, Multicultural Communication, Fall 2015
  • Instructor: RLCL 3204, Multicultural Communication, Spring 2016
  • Department of Religion and Culture
  • Instructor: REL 1904, Religions and Cultures of Asia, Online Course, Summer 2015
  • Department of Religion and Culture
  • Teaching Assistant: RLCL 1904, Religions and Cultures of Asia, Spring 2015
  • Department of Political Science
  • Teaching Assistant: PSCI 4614, Global Cities, Fall 2014
  • Teaching Assistant: PSCI 3625, Foreign Policy, Fall 2014
  • Department of Religion and Culture
  • Instructor: REL 1014, Introduction to Asian Religions, Online Course, Summer 2014
  • Department of Religion and Culture
  • Instructor: REL 1014, Introduction to Asian Religions, Fall 2013,
  • Instructor: REL 1014, Introduction to Asian Religions, Spring 2014
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Teaching Assistant: PHIL 1304, Morality and Justice, Fall 2012
  • Teaching Assistant: PHIL 1304, Morality and Justice, Spring 2013
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