B.A., Chung-Shing University; M.A., University of Massachuetts
Kathryn Wasserman Davis Chair
Work Phone: 860-945-7865
Year Appointed: 1985
Yen-Lung began his education career teaching Chinese at the Inter-University Program for Chinese Language Studies, administered by Stanford University on the National Taiwan University campus in Taipei, Taiwan. After coming to the United States and earning a master’s degree, he taught Chinese at Princeton University for six years. During that time, he also taught at Middlebury College’s Chinese Summer School. After Princeton, Yen-lung taught Chinese at Wellesley College. He was appointed to the Taft faculty in 1985 to begin the Chinese Language program. Apart from his school activities, Yen-lung enjoys traveling in China and Taiwan.