Jeffrey Huffman is an associate professor at the Graduate School of Nursing Science, St. Luke's International University in Tokyo, where he teaches EFL/ESP courses incorporating a wide range of skills (extensive and intensive reading, vocabulary acquisition, academic listening and writing) and content (nursing, health humanities, and global issues). He also teaches CLIL courses at Waseda University’s School of Political Science and Economics. His research interests include English for nursing purposes, health humanities, international education, EFL reading, extensive reading, and language testing. He has published in Reading in a Foreign Language and International Journal of Medical Education, contributed as an author or editor to a number of healthcare-related English textbooks, is a section editor for the Palgrave Encyclopedia of the Health Humanities, and serves as editor of Nursing English Nexus.

Ph.D., Temple University