Robert Schoenfeld

Executive Liaison for International Student Services
University Staff
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3406
Executive Liaison for International Student Services
University Staff
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3406
Executive Liaison for International Student Services
University Staff
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3406

Biography

Originally from New York, Bob has been teaching ESL around the world since 1999. With Masters in ESL from Mercy College in NY, and Linguistics from the University of Pittsburgh, Bobs specialty is integrating the how of teaching ESL with the linguistic what that students need to learn to be successful language learners.  He has used this fusion of disciplines to instruct elementary school students in the Bronx, high school and university students in Japan, engineers from in INTEL in Vietnam, to rugby players in Canada.

            Bob comes to Arizona State University from the University of Pittsburgh where he taught in their IEP, the English Language Institute.  He instructed students from all over the world, from beginning English to college level English. He taught the all of the core areas of English  Reading, Writing, Listening and speaking  as well, as ESPs in pronunciation and vocabulary building. During his tenure at the University of Pittsburgh, Bob also designed, implemented and conducted successful English test preparation courses for the iBT TOEFL and IELTS exams. 

            Since arriving at Arizona State University, Bob has been an instructor at the American English & Culture Program (AECP), now Global Launch.  He has also been involved with a number of projects for the AECP as well. Bob has served on the screening committee which observes new faculty associates and works on their development.  He has also designed, implemented and conducted the MBA orientation for International students at the WP Carey School of Business. He has designed the institutional TOEFL preparation course, as well as conducted classes for the ESP  Brazilian Science without Borders. Bob was also selected to travel to INTEL in Vietnam to provide training to engineers for both the iBT and institutional TOEFL exams. 

            Bob is also the co-founder of Loquus  English Language Services, which provides academic and professional English training to international students and professionals. He currently serves as Curriculum & Teacher Development coordinator. 

Courses

Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 101Student Success in Business
WPC 494Special Topics
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 101Student Success in Business
WPC 494Special Topics
MGT 494Special Topics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 101Student Success in Business
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
GBL 50Basic 2 Listening/Speaking