CV (Abridged)

ESL Professor, Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute
National Capital Region (2014-present)

Education

Ph.D. in Early-Modern Spanish Literature, The Catholic University of America (January, 2014)
M.A. in Foreign Languages, George Mason University (2006)
Graduate Certificate of Teaching English as a Second Language (2016)
BA in Teaching Foreign Languages (English), Profesorado Joaquín V. González, Buenos Aires, Argentina (1988)

Experience
ESL Professor, Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute (2014-present)
Full-Time Term Assistant Professor of Spanish, Modern & Classical Languages, George Mason University (2011-2016)
Basic Spanish Program, Director,  Modern & Classical Languages, George Mason University (2012-2016)
Teaching Assistant, The Catholic University of America (2008-2010)
Instructor, Northern Virginia Community College (2007-2009- 2011)
Visiting Spanish Instructor, University of Mary Washington (2008)
Teacher, Fairfax County Public Schools, Virginia. (2005-2007)
Teacher, Loudoun County Public Schools, Virginia sponsored by Visiting International Faculty, (2002-2005)
Spanish Instructor, Universidad de Buenos Aires (2001-2002)
Foreign-Language Methodology Lecturer, Profesorado del Sagrado Corazón, Buenos Aires (1999-2002)
Foreign-Language Methodology Teaching Assistant: Profesorado Superior Joaquín V. González, Buenos Aires. (1991-1997).
English in-company instructor in Buenos Aires (1987-2001)
English instructor at the Lincoln English Institute in Buenos Aires (1988-2001)
Founder, Director and Foreign-Language Methodology Coach at Creative Learning Center, Buenos Aires (1995-2001)

Awards
2015. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences, George Mason University, Term Faculty Professional Development Award
2011 & 2012 Lee-Hatzfeld Award (The Catholic University of America)
2009 Mead Leadership Award at The Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, New York City
2009 Best of GWATFL (Greater Washington Association of Teachers of Foreign Languages)

Toastmasters International
Burke Toastmasters (member since October 2016). Vice President of Education (2017-2018)