Joachim Faust

Foreign Language Teacher/Mentor

Joachim is a foreign language teacher, who teaches German at Fusion. He was born and raised in Germany, and has lived in the U.S. for almost 30 years. He has recently moved to the Bay Area, after having spent 18 years in St. Louis/Missouri. Joachim holds a Ph.D. in Slavic Languages and Literature from the University of Kansas, and he is extremely passionate about everything that has to do with language, language learning, and different cultures. He speaks a number of languages fluently and is always trying to learn new ones. Other interests of his are philosophy, history, and literature. Joachim likes to spend his free time in nature, running or hiking.