David Nunan, Ph.D
Director, David Nunan TESOL Institute
David Nunan, Ph.D
David Nunan TESOL Institute Director
Dr. David Nunan is Past President of TESOL, the world's largest language teaching organization and the world's leading textbook series author. David Nunan, Vice-President for Academic Affairs at Anaheim University, is the founding Dean of the Anaheim University Graduate School of Education and served as President of Anaheim University from 2006 to 2008. Dr. Nunan is a world-renowned linguist and best-selling author of English Language Teaching textbooks for Cambridge University Press, Oxford... Learn MoreFran Byrnes, Ph.D.
Fran Byrnes, Ph.D.
Associate Director, David Nunan TESOL Institute
Dr. Fran Byrnes has worked in the field of adult TESOL for over 30 years, in teaching and teacher training, and in the design and development of multimedia and online materials. Dr. Fran Byrnes received her Doctorate in Applied Linguistics from Macquarie University, Sydney. Her research interest and expertise lies in inter- and intra-cultural communication and in the theory and methodology of TESOL teaching and adult learning. In addition to her many teaching and training roles in Australia ( ... Learn MoreRachel Bassett, MA
Rachel Bassett, MA
Certificate Program Coordinator, David Nunan TESOL Institute
Ms. Bassett is a Dean's List honoree of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona where she earned her MA in English with an emphasis in TESL. She has seven years of teaching experience, including experience in the Shandong Province in China where she trained Chinese teachers to use practical teaching pedagogy to promote oral English proficiency in their classrooms. Ms. Bassett has presented in several TESOL forums, including two key organizations where she holds professional affiliat... Learn More