Professione: COLLEGE INSTRUCTOR OF WRITING (BUSINESS & CREATIVE), PUBLIC SPEAKING, ESL CONVERSATION, EXAM PREP
Esperienza di insegnamento: TEACHING IN CHINA AND TAIWAN
English instructor. Global Village Organization, Taipei, TW. March 2015 - now. Currently teach in a private cram school to high school, college, and working students.
English Instructor. Jiao Nan #1 Middle School. Qingdao. China (PRC). Sept. 2013 - June 2014. Taught TOEFL preparation and ESL in an international program in a public high school..
English Instructor. Wuxi Cambridge International School. Wuxi, CN. Oct. 2011 – August 2013. Taught IELTS prep, introduction to literature, American literature, critical thinking, and personal finance at a private high school.
English Instructor. De Lin Institute of Technology. Tucheng, TW. Sept. 2009 – Aug. 2011. Taught conversational and tourism English, writing, and literature in a four-year/technical college.
English Instructor. ELITE Language School. Hsinchu and Taipei, TW. July 2008 – Aug. 2009. Taught conversational English and TOEFL and TOEIC preparation to adults in a private language school.
TEACHING IN THE US
English Instructor. Cape Fear Community College. Wilmington, N.C. January 2000 - 2006. Taught freshman expository writing, research writing, business and professional writing, creative writing, and introduction to literature full time at a two-year community college.
English Instructor. Shaw University, Wilmington, N.C. Jan. 1996 – Aug. 2000. Taught sophomore-level public speaking, world literature, and world civilization and junior/senior-level composition at a private, four-year university.
English instructor. Brunswick Community College, Supply, N.C. Sept. 1997 – Dec. 2000. Taught freshman composition at a two-year community college.
Interessi: I enjoy writing stories. I self published 2 novels.
I also play guitar and sing - performed in bands and played solo in clubs.
I studied improvisational theater.
I enjoy travel
Istruzione: 1989 - 1993. University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. Received M.A. in English, major-American literature. 1974 – 1975. B.A. received in English.
1969 – 1971. Shimer College, Mt. Carroll, IL. Liberal arts curriculum.
1966 – 1969. Findlay High. Findlay, OH. High school diploma received.
Lingue parlate: inglese (Madrelingua)