Kirsten Lilegard

Kirsten Lillegard

Instructor of ESL

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TESOL Core Certificate for Adult Learners, TESOL, 2013
M.A in English / Creative Writing, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 1997
B.A. in Communications / music, Loyola University New Orleans, 1992

Teaching Experience

Intensive English Language Institute, Divine Word College, 2011 to present
English Department, University of Dubuque, 2007 to 2011
English Department, University of Tennessee—Martin, 2000 to 2003
ESL Department, Nagasaki Wesleyan College (Japan), 1997 – 1998
English Department, Southern Illinois University—Carbondale, 1994 – 1997

Professional Interests

Free-lance writer published in Chicago Tribune, Many Mountains Moving, Black Dirt, and The Witness

Intercultural Experience

Living and teaching in Japan for 1 year (Nagasaki Wesleyan Junior College); travelling in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Mexico.

Professional Affiliations


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