Jun Takahashi, M.A.

Lecturer, Japanese
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Jun Takahashi is a lecturer of Japanese. He received his M.A. in Education from Carthage College in Wisconsin. He has taught Japanese, foreign language pedagogy and composition courses for international students at Carthage College, Loyola University Maryland and Indiana University. He also has taught Japanese at Middlebury College Summer Language Programs. In addition to his position as a lecturer, he is also a certified Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) tester of Japanese.

While teaching at the University of Nevada, Reno, Takahashi is writing his dissertation on L2 writing processes.

Takahashi grew up in Yokohama, Japan and joined the University of Nevada, Reno in 2019. He enjoys sports, running marathons and traveling.

Research interests

  • L2 reading and writing
  • Second language acquisition
  • Translingualism
  • Language pedagogy
  • Japanese linguistics


  • M.A., Education, Carthage College, 2012
  • B.A., English, J.F. Oberlin University, 2010