Degree : B.Sc. Mathematics, Plymouth University
Origin : England, United Kingdom
Rickie has been living and teaching in Korea since 2007. Prior to joining GNIEC, he spent most of his Korean teaching life working as an associate professor at Hankuk University. Outside of class, you are likely to find Rickie exploring new areas, sampling delicious food in local restaurants, or cycling along the many bike paths around Seoul.
Degree : B.Sc. (Hons) Psychology-Trent University, MBA-Syracuse/Sejong University, TESL/TEFL-Oxford
Origin : Toronto, Canada
From Toronto to Seoul, Peter has over a decade of teaching in the fields of ESL and Business Communication. Some of his accomplishments also extend to various fields of media and business operations. He tends to engage his students in interactive discussion as he equips them with the language needed to shine in the real world. In Peters spare time, you will find him camping, exploring a new beach, or hanging out with his puppy, Mimi.
Degree : B.A. Global Studies (Arts & Cultures), Journalism/Advertising University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill/TESOL Certificate
Origin : U.S.A
Atembe has taught ESL and art courses in the USA, France, and Korea. She has taught ESL to students in Korea from level elementary to adult since 2014. In her free time she travels, takes dance classes, does spoken word, and runs a blog. She loves exploring Seoul and discovering new restaurants and festivals.
Degree : B.A. Geography / Geographic Information Science Cert / TEFL
Origin : Vancouver , Canada
Michael has taught English in Canada, Peru, Argentina, Chile and South Korea focused mainly on academic writing, grammar and test prep. (TOEFL and TOEIC). He started teaching in 2002 and started teaching at GNUCR in 2009. In the day, he enjoys riding his bicycle and chasing frisbees. At night, he enjoys eating tuna sashami and singing at a noraebang.
Degree : B.A. Social Sciences,Auckland University of Technology/M.A. International Studies,Sogang University
Origin : Auckland, New Zealand
Apart from a year back in his hometown of Auckland, New Zealand, and a couple of years in Japan, Aron has been living in Korea since late 2001. He enjoys many aspects of life in Korea and especially, Korean food. His hobbies include studying Korean, working on his website, and watching altogether too many movies. Although he enjoys watching a few different sports, he prefers to get exercise by working out at the gym.
Degree : B.A. English Language and Literature, Queens University Belfast/ M.A. Applied Linguistics, University of Technology Sydney/ CELTA
Origin : Northern Ireland, UK
Caoimhe has been working as an ESL teacher in Seoul since 2015. She loves life in Korea and especially enjoys hiking and going to local food markets at the weekend. Her biggest passion is travel, and she wants to see as much of Korea (and Asia) as possible during her time here.