Language teacher (English & Italian) and instructional designer. Formerly philosophy researcher.
30 years oldOther Teaching / TrainingCome from ItalyLiving in Overseas
LanguageEnglish, Italian, German, Japanese
Mandarinsimple communication

Contract Teacher (Italian as a Second Language)
ItalySky Education
Sep 2017 - Now(4 years)

ItalySky Education Campus, Milan, Italy (part-time) Sept. 2017 - Aug 2018 and Aug 2020 - current Teaching Italian for general purposes (level range A1-B2), exam preparation (CILS, university admission) and special interest classes (architecture, design, fashion and sport). Monolingual classes (Mandarin)

Senior Online Teacher
EF Education First
Jan 2019 - Feb 2021(2 years)

Teaching group and private online classes (level range A2 – C1) with a focus on General English, TOEIC, academic purposes and business; Teaching lower levels (A1, A2) with native language support (Mandarin); Level placement and assessment against CEFR descriptors (part-time, 10 - 15hrs per week)

Contract Teacher (English as a Second Language)
EF Education First
Mar 2019 - Aug 2020(a year)

EF – International Language Campuses, Manchester, UK (full-time) Teaching general English (level range A2 – C1) and special interest classes, including IELTS, FCE, CAE, CPE, academic and business English; Syllabus development and delivery.

Academic Manager
EF Education First
Jun 2018 - Aug 2018(3 months)

EF - International Language Campuses, Winchester Residence, UK. Responsibilities include: academic staff management, on-site training, observation and feedback, class allocation, supervision of safeguarding and teaching spaces, weekly follow-up of student queries/evaluation scores.

Lecturer and Seminar teacher
University of Leeds
Sep 2015 - Jun 2018(3 years)

University of Leeds, School of Philosophy, Religion and the History of Science, Sept 2015 to Aug 2018, appr. 250 hours Normative ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of science, formal logic, English writing skills for philosophy

Ca'Foscari University of Venice
, Diploma in teaching Italian as a foreign language
Dec 2020 - Aug 2022(2 years)

Specialised modules: Action research, E-learning, instructional design To be completed in July 2022

University of Birmingham
, Applied Linguistics (distance learning)
Feb 2020 - Jun 2022(2 years)

Specialised modules: Instructional design, ELT management, corpus linguistics, English for academic purposes. To be completed in July 2022

University of Leeds
, Philosophy
Feb 2018 - Nov 2018(8 months)

Visiting Scholarships at the University of St. Andrews (Mar-Jun 2016) and Tokyo University (東京大学, Oct. 2015) Two peer-reviewed publications, 20 participations at international conferences, external referee services for two international journals. A detail

Eberhard-Karls University of Tübingen
, Philosophy
Sep 2012 - Aug 2014(2 years)

Tübingen, Germany; awarded with distinction