educator.

Present:

  • Faculty, English Department. tUniversity of San Diego. San Diego, CA.
    • Courses Taught: English 121
  • Faculty, Humanities Department. High Tech High International. San Diego, CA.
    • Lead teacher in a Project-Based Learning inclusive and integrated classroom.

Past:

  • Faculty, English Department. Colegio Nido de Aguilas. Santiago, Chile.
    • Designed curriculum and taught Literature of the Americas
    • Design curriculum and teach Creative Writing and Analysis
    • Spearheaded and managed students in producing the first I-Phone Film Festival in South America.
    • Nominated for a Google Innovator Award.
    • Awarded a joint grant from the United States Embassy Cultural Affairs Department and Sociedad de Agriculture to lead teaching workshops in agricultural communities throughout Chile.
  • Adjunct Faculty. English Dept., Hunter College. NY, NY.
    • Courses taught: Multi-ethnic American Literature, Expository Writing, and Creative Writing.
  • Adult Education Manager & Lead Teacher, The Doe Fund, Gates Avenue. Brooklyn, NY.
    • Managed and served as the lead teacher in a differentiated adult education program that served formerly incarcerated men and women.
    • Initiated a Teaching Apprentice Program for high achieving students.
    • Registered students for college courses at The College of New Rochelle.
    • Spearheaded a volunteer summer enrichment initiative.
  • New York City Department of Education. S.TE.P. (Student Transitional Education Program). Queens, NY.
    • Designed curriculum and taught World History and Literature in an NYC alternative school for non-traditional and at risk students striving to graduate the eighth grade.
  • Adjunct Professor. English Department. Touro College. Brooklyn, NY. 
    • Courses Taught: American Literature, Writing Seminar I and II.