Profession: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Teaching Experience: The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen Campus/Shenzhen, P.R.C.
Lecturer of English September 2015 to February 2016
Taught reading, writing, listening and speaking proficiency in an English for Academic Purposes Program.
Dept. of State English Language Fellow Program/Hanoi, Vietnam English Language Fellow October 2013 to June 2014
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Yongin, South Korea
Associate Professor of English
Interests: Extracurricular activities include triathlon, mountain biking and climbing, travel, and photography. I am a permanent resident of Japan for over seventeen years and am a fluent speaker of Japanese. I have lived overseas for extended time in Canada, China, Thailand, South Korea, Vietnam.
Education: Teachers College, Columbia University (GPA 3.67) New York City, NY
Master of Arts in TESOL May 1993 to May 1994
Focused on the use of media in the ESL classroom to augment the teaching of the four major language skills
Whitworth University (GPA 3.66) Spokane, WA, USA
Bachelor of Arts in History with emphases September 1983 to January 1988
Spoken Languages: English (Native), Japanese (Conversational)