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Meet our current visiting scholars

2023 - 2024 Scholars

Flaviana Vieira

Flaviana Vieira

Visiting Date: September 2023 – June 2024 

Sponsoring Department at UW-Eau Claire: School of Nursing 

  • Faculty Advisor at UW-Eau Claire: Dalete Mota 

  • Hometown and Country: Goiânia, Goiás Brazil 

  • Home University: Federal University of Goiás 

  • Field of Research: Gynecologic and Obstetric Nursing 

  • Position at Home University: Professor 

  • About Flaviana: I am the mother of a beautiful 8-year-old boy, Augusto, also, I am married to a fun man. I am dedicated to everything I set out to do. I am a nursing teacher and researcher, mainly in Obstetric Nursing. I currently don't have any hobbies, but I like working out and watching good movies. 

Jessica Cecilio

Jessica Cecilio

Visiting Date: September 2023 – January 2024 

Sponsoring Department at UW-Eau Claire: College of Nursing 

  • Faculty Advisor at UW-Eau Claire: Dalete Mota  

  • Hometown and Country: Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil   

  • Home University: Federal University of Goiás  

  • Field of Research: Immunoglobulins in human milk 

  • Position at Home University: PhD Student  

  • About Jessica: I'm a nurse and a Christian, married for six years to Wilmar, who's a pilot. Also, proud mom of a Chihuahua named Amora - or Berry for you in English. I work in Brazil as a lactating consultant, and I love farms and spending time with my grandparents. 

Jun Zhang

Jun Zhang

Visiting Date: September 2023 – June 2024 

Sponsoring Department at UW-Eau Claire: Economics 

  • Faculty Advisor at UW-Eau Claire: Tom Kemp 

  • Hometown and Country: Guangzhou, Guangdong, China 

  • Home University: Jinan University 

  • Field of Research: International Economics and Trade  

  • Position at Home University: Associate Professor 

  • About Jun: I like reading, watching movies, Yoga, travelling and trying different food in different countries and areas. I would like to try something new and explore more. 

Yan Yang

Yan Yang

Visiting Date: January 2024 – July 2024 

Sponsoring Department at UW-Eau Claire: Languages 

  •          Faculty Advisor at UW-Eau Claire: Kaishan Kong
  •          Hometown and Country: Wulanhot, Inner Mongolia, China
  •          Home University: Changzhou Institute of Technology
  •          Field of Research: Translation and culture
  •          Position at Home University: Associate Professor
  •          About Yan: I am into sports, music, studying different languages and traveling short and long distances to see and experience something new. I also enjoy being devoted to my work and academic study. I cherish everything that comes to me. 

 


International Visiting Scholar Events

Fall 2023


Ferguson's Apple Orchard

 

Eau Claire Trolley Tour