Joseph Vincent

Teacher, International Student Advisor
Reed College – B.A.
National Taiwan University – M.A.

Professional focus: I teach Chinese and Spanish, including AP Chinese. I also work in Webb’s community service and outdoor program and run our International Student Program with a group of student leaders.

Scholarly or professional activities: I work part time in the summers as a Chinese-English translator for a Buddhist environmental nonprofit based in Taiwan and I have worked for several summers in university study abroad in mainland China and Taiwan. I am enrolled in a doctoral program in modern languages (French and Chinese) at Middlebury College.

Years as an educator: Eight, with the last three at Webb

Grew up: Canton, Ohio

Live on campus: Yes

Favorite spot at Webb: Chapel

Favorite music or musician: Hiroshi Yoshimura

Favorite book or author: Ocean Vuong and Elena Ferrante

Favorite TV show or movie: Tampopo

Saturday routine: Biking and hanging out at the Claremont Botanic Garden