Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Cory Blandford

Visiting Professor

Simultaneous and consecutive interpretation of Japanese and English, translation from Japanese to English

Previous Work

I have over 15 years of experience as an interpreter and translator of Japanese and English, including in-house positions in the automotive, consumer goods, and financial services industries, as well as the public sector. I am certified as a Japanese-to-English translator by the American Translators Association and the UK’s Chartered Institute of Linguists, and have extensive simultaneous and consecutive interpretation experience in fields including investor relations, IT, supply chain/logistics, marketing, and product development. 


MA with Distinction, Conference Interpretation (Japanese and English), Monterey Institute of International Studies

BA with Highest Distinction, East Asian Languages and Literatures (Japanese), Indiana University