David has a Business Studies degree as well as certificate, diploma and Master’s degree level qualifications in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. He has been working on English as a foreign language programmes for over 25 years. Past employers include the British Council, NCUK, and The University of Reading. Since 2001, David has worked on English for Academic Purposes programmes that prepare students for study at universities in England.
Besides being an EFL teacher, David has held management positions (Branch Manager, Academic Director, and Centre Principal),and taught Business Studies on university foundation programmes. Areas of particular interest are course design, assessment, and ways of displaying critical thinking in academic writing.
David says, “ One of the most enjoyable parts of my job is seeing students make the most of their time at Brunel so that they achieve their academic , professional, and social goals.”