Asian Cultures Faculty Bios

Grady Long is the Program Director for the Asian Cultures Institute


Grady has served as lead faculty member and China trip leader for the Governor’s Institute on Asian Cultures for nearly ten years.  He is a high school social studies teacher and also formerly led UVM’s StarTalk Vermont Student Program, an intensive Chinese language immersion program funded through the National Security Agency aimed at increasing the Chinese language skills of high school students.  Grady has a true passion for all things Asian and loves to teach and excite students about this amazing part of the world. He is married with two children.