TESOL MA Instructors
Sonporn Sirikhan, Ph.D. – Department Head
Sonporn Sirikhan received a B.A. (English) with First Class Honors from Payap University, a Master of Education in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from Chiang Mai University, and a Ph.D. in English as an International Language (EIL) at Chulalongkorn University. Her research interests include ESP teaching, language and cultures, teaching materials development, and pragmatic assessment.
Pearl Wattanakul, Ph.D.
Pearl Wattanakul received a B.A.(English), Second Class Honors from Payap University, Master of Arts in Teaching English from Kasetsart University and completed her Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of the Philippines. She teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses. Moreover, she is a teacher trainer in different EFL/ESL programs offered for English teachers in local and regional areas. Her professional interests include ESP, technology in TEFL, student-centered learning, learner autonomy, service learning, and testing.
Patchara Boonteerarak, Ph.D.
Patchara Boonteerarak received a B.A. (English) from Chiang Mai University, Master of Education in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from Chiang Mai University, and a doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Northern Illinois University. Her research interests lie in the following fields: the teaching of reading, bilingual education, and ESL curriculum development.
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