Betsy L. F. Hall has been a Global Professor and Coordinator in the Foundations Writing Program at Ocean University of China since 2021. Her publications appear in Assessing Writing and CEA Forum. For sixteen years, she taught writing, language, and literary studies in U.S. colleges and universities, also holding positions as Writing Center Director, Assistant Writing Program Director, and First-Year Experience Program Director. She moved abroad in 2018 to teach EFL and edit translated texts in Czechia, Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Italy. She received her M.A. in English from the University of Illinois in 2002 and a Cambridge CELTA in 2018.