|2006||Master of Arts, Linguistics, University of Toronto|
|2005||TESL/TEFL Certification, Oxford Seminars, Toronto|
|2004||Honours Bachelor of Arts, Linguistics, Classical Civilization and Music History, University of Toronto|
I support undergraduate and graduate students from various universities in all aspects of Linguistics.
I offer ESL instruction and support for all levels of English learners.
I offer proofreading and copywriting services to individuals and businesses, guaranteeing consistent and correct English for all occasions.
|2010-now||Classroom Notetaker, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, George Brown College, Toronto
I support hard-of-hearing students at George Brown, Seneca, Humber and Centennial Colleges, transcribing (both real-time in class and as a delivered document within 24 hours) each lecture and lab discussion.
|2010-2011||English Teacher, Tops Academy, Toronto
I tutored students of all ages and levels in English grammar, vocabulary, and literature.
|2008-2014||Proofreader/Copywriter, Crown English International, Tokyo
I proofread and rewrote English documents for Japanese corporate clients, delivering consistent and correct business English and improving overall flow and style.
|2008-2009||English Teacher, Crown English School, BEC English School, Oak Language School, and others, Tokyo
I taught all aspects of spoken and written English to Japanese and international students ages 2 to 80 at several Tokyo schools.
|2006-2008||Editor/Proofreader, Label Liberation, Toronto
I assisted psychologist Dr. Justin Thomas in writing and revising his autobiography and the story of the Label Liberation project.
|2005-2006||Teaching Assistant, Department of Linguistics, University of Toronto
I taught tutorial sections, assisted students, and graded exams for Linguistics courses.
|2004-2006||Linguistics Tutor, University of Toronto
I ran an independent tutoring service for university students in Linguistics courses.
|2004||English Teacher, Volunteers for Thailand
I participated in and later directed English camps for all ages at schools in the rural Isaan region of Thailand.
|2003||Language Developer, YSpeak project at Gen-X Sports, Toronto
I worked with a team of linguists in the Experimental Products Division to develop a "secret language for teenagers" using colours and shapes.
|1999-2001||Transcriber, Highscribe Transcription Services, Toronto
I created and proofread transcripts of audio recordings of all types, including film footage for editing or closed captioning, conferences, phone conversations, and interviews.