People

The University of Iowa's Intensive English Program instructors are highly qualified and hold advanced degrees in TESL or related fields. All full-time instructors have knowledge of at least one second language. The instructors in the program have also traveled extensively and have taught English in countries such as Botswana, Ecuador, Japan, and Kenya.

Director

  • Director, ESL Programs

    AB History and Teacher Education, Emmanuel College, Boston
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

Assistant Director

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    BA Speech-Radio/TV, University of Northern Iowa
    MA Applied Linguistics, Northeastern Illinois University

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    BA Spanish and English, Truman State University
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa
    PhD Linguistics, The University of Iowa

Full-time Lecturers

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    BA Scandinavian Studies, Gustavus Aldphus College
    MA Applied Lingustics, University of Wisconsin

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    BA Linguistics, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

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    BA German, University of Northern Iowa
    MA in TESOL/German, University of Northern Iowa

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    MA Second Language Studies, Indiana University

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    BA in Cultural Anthropology,  The Catholic University of America
    MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL Certificate, The University of Pittsburgh

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    BA Linguistics, Iowa State University
    MA in TESL/Applied Linguistics, Iowa State University

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    BA Linguistics, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

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    BA Spanish, University of Northern Iowa
    MA TESOL, University of Northern Iowa

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    BA Asian Languages and Literature, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

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    MA Linguistics with Emphasis on Teaching English as a Second Language, University of Iowa
    BA Literature, Maharishi University of Management

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    BA Global & International Studies, Western Michigan University
    MA Applied Linguistics, Southern Illinois University
    MA TESOL, Southern Illinois University

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    BA English and Spanish, Central College
    MA TESOL/Applied Linguistics, University of Northern Iowa

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    BA Philosophy, Coe College
    MA Applied Linguistics, Georgia State University

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    BA Classical Studies and Theater Arts, Coe College
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

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    PhD Anthropology, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics, The University of Iowa

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    BA English, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
    MA in TESOL, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

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    BA Linguistics, Asian Languages and Literature – University of Iowa
    MA Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching – University of York

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    BS Spanish and Biology, Creighton University
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

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    BA Art History/Classics, Carleton University
    M Ed TESOL, Framingham State University

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    BA Linguistics & Spanish, University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics with TESL emphasis, University of Iowa

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    BA Linguistics with TESL emphasis, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics, The University of Iowa

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    BA Anthropology and Spanish, University of Northern Iowa
    MA TESOL and Modern Languages:  Spanish, University of Northern Iowa

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    BA Linguistics and Anthropology, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa

  • MA TESOL, University of Northern Iowa
    BA Communication Studies, University of Northern Iowa

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    BA Linguistics and Religious Studies, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics, The University of Iowa

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    AAA Mass Communications, Pennsylvania College of Technology
    BS Communications, Kaplan University
    MA English (TESOL emphasis), Bowling Green State University

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    BA Cultural Anthropology, Kent State University
    MA Applied Linguistics, Ohio University

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    BS in Linguistics, Truman State University
    MA in Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa
    Ph.D. in Linguistics, The University of Iowa, in progress

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    BA Linguistics, International Studies and Japanese, The University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics, The University of Iowa

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    BA Liberal Arts, Iowa State University
    MA in TESOL, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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    BA University of California, Riverside
    MA in TESL/Applied Linguistics, Iowa State University

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    BA Anthropology, University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics, University of Iowa

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    BA in French & Spanish, Central College
    MA in TESOL/Spanish, University of Northern Iowa

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    BA French, University of Iowa
    BA Linguistics, University of Iowa
    MA Linguistics, University of Iowa

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    BA Spanish, Indiana University
    MA Second Language Studies, Indiana University

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    BA English, World Literature, Truman State University
    BS English, Linguistics, Truman State University
    MA Linguistics with TESL focus, The University of Iowa
    PhD Linguistics, The University of Iowa

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    BA Language Arts Education, Ohio Northern University
    MA in TESOL, Wright State University

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    BA Linguistics and Spanish, University of Iowa
    MA Applied Linguistics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra 

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    BA Linguistics and Russian, Ohio State University
    MA Teaching English as a Second Language, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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    BA English, Northeastern State University
    MA English, Northeastern State University
    MEd TESOL, University of Missouri

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    BA English, Indiana University
    MA in TESOL and Applied Linguistics, Indiana University

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