Quiwen (Wendy) Jin

Education: Shanghai International Studies University – B.A.; Columbia University – M.A.

Ms. Jin is from Shanghai. She speaks Mandarin, Shanghainese, English and Russian. Ms. Jin joined York Prep in 2010 as a Mandarin teacher. Now, except for being the 9th grade dean, she also teaches chemistry. She’s excited about sharing her passion for science with her students.

Ms. Jin likes staying active outside of the school. She is an avid runner. Her favorite running spots are Central Park, Riverside Park and Roosevelt Island. You are welcome to join her for a run on the Field Days! She also likes playing tennis, swimming and cycling. She is a coffee lover. There is a molecular model of caffeine on her desk. Her other hobbies include cooking, movies, and reading.