Charles Cullum
Currently enrolled - Dual MA in ESL
Former Exchange student at UAEM working as an intern for practicum hours
Taking 2nd year of the Dual MA in ESL
E-mail: chipcullum@gmail.com


JOB OBJECTIVE

Humanities position promoting language and culture exchange

 

EDUCATION

University of North Texas, Bachelor of Arts 1999;
Fine Art Major, Archeology Minor

Course Highlights:
Art History and Italian Culture in Italy (Oct. - Nov. 1996)
Art History courses in London and Paris (June - July 1998)
Advanced courses in 3-D Computer Animation and Archaeological Science at the University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia USA (Sep. - Dec. 1998)

EXPERIENCE

Graduate Assistant (Jan. 2008 – May 2008) University of North Texas – Worked with librarian liaison to the English department giving tours and orientation classes for freshmen college writing classes, designed library materials

Instructor (Sep. 2007 - Dec. 2007) Universidad Autónomo de Estado de México (UAEM)/Centro Internacional de Lengua y Cultura (CILC) – Taught University (sophomore level), Talentos program (GRE/TOEFL preparation course), English workshops, and Faculty English classes, Proctored mock-TOEFL exam

Instructor (May 2006 – September 2007) Interactive Learning Systems-Designed curriculum and conducted classes for nationally accredited ESL Program. Focus on practical usage, grammar, and phonetics. Dallas, Texas, USA

Assistant English Teacher (August 2004 - April 2006) Interac Corporation Limited- Team taught English and culture in municipal junior high schools, City School for the Blind, and City School for the Deaf. Took part in events and after school activities. Conducted private and business classes. Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan

Instructor (June 2003 - August 2004) Interactive Learning Systems-Designed curriculum and conducted classes for nationally accredited ESL Program. Focus on practical usage, grammar, and phonetics. Award for highest student retention September 2003. Dallas, Texas, USA

Assistant Language Teacher (April 2001-April 2003) Utsunomiya English Center- Team taught English and culture in municipal primary and secondary schools.
Took part in events and after school activities. Conducted private and business classes. Otawara, Tochigi, Japan

Instructor (April 2000 - April 2001) WISH Company Limited- Created and taught original English lessons for children and adults (ages 2+). Designed and did artwork for teaching materials including flashcards and songbooks. Conducted group and private lessons at all skill levels. Minami Kawachi, Tochigi, Japan

SKILLS

Spanish, Japanese (level 2 proficiency), Italian (elementary), Computer proficiency (Windows, MacIntosh, Linux)Adobe: Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, Final Cut, Quark Xpress