ESL Instructors

The ESL instructor team is devoted to supporting international students success through cultural adaptation and language development. Our instructors have been trained in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), Education, or English. We have valuable expertise in cultural awareness of teaching English to non-native speakers.

Headshot of Ting  Xiao, Ed. D.

Ting Xiao, Ed. D.

Director, Center for ESL

610D Teachers College

513-556-3590

ESL Instructors
Name Title Email Courses
Jeannine Abele, MBA Instructor abelejm@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1069
Rebecca Allen, M.A. Graduate Teaching Assistant allenr0@mail.uc.edu ESL 1069, ESL 1075, ESL 7075
Preston Frasch, M.A. Instructor fraschpn@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1068, ESL 1080, ESL 2089
RoseMary Franklin, M.A. Instructor franklra@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 7068, ESL 1069
Edyta Kasprzycki Instructor kasprzea@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1072, ESL 7072, ESL 1070
Chris Lundgren Instructor lundgrca@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1068, ESL 1069, ESL 1076
Craig Lee Hunt, M.Ed. Instructor huntcg@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1075, ESL 7075, ESL 1076, ESL 1080
Xiao Luo, M.A. Graduate Teaching Assistant luoxo@mail.uc.edu ESL 1068, ESL 1072, ESL 7072
Fengyang Ma, Ph.D. Assistant Professor fengyang.ma@uc.edu ESL 1070, ESL 2089, ESL 7010, ESL 7069, ESL 7070
William Menz, Ed.D. Instructor menzw@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1068, ESL 1080, ESL 2089
Na Yang., M.Ed. Graduate Teaching Assistant yangna@mail.uc.edu ESL 1073, ESL 7073, ESL 1069
Aaron Spetz, M.Arch. Instructor spetaa@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1069, ESL 1070
Samira Gaikwad M.A. Graduate Teaching Assistant gaikwasv@mail.uc.edu ESL 1080
Irene Trunick, M.Ed. Instructor trunicip@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1068, ESL1073, ESL 7073, ESL 1076
Rebecca Hinton, Ph.D. Instructor hintonra@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1080, ESL 2089
Kara Williams, M.Ed. Graduate Teaching Assistant willi4km@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1068, ESL 1069, ESL 1073, ESL 7073
Valarie Macarie Instructor macarivl@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1071, ESL 7071
Selena Ramanayake, Ph.D. Instructor ramanasm@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1080
Zhiwen Song, M.A. Graduate Teaching Assistant songzw@mail.uc.edu ESL 1080
Jennifer Wiebe, M.Ed. Instructor wiebeje@ucmail.uc.edu ESL 1076, ESL 2089
Detong Xia, M.A. Graduate Teaching Assistant xiadg@mail.uc.edu ESL 1073, ESL 7073, ESL 1070