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researcher , English language educator

Cynthia Jean Seton, American English language educator, researcher. Volunteer teacher Peace Corps, Tunisia, 1965-1967. Member Japn Association Language Teachers, American Literature Society of Japan, International Association of Teaching English as a Foreign Language.

Background

Seton, Cynthia Jean was born on June 20, 1943 in Cleveland. Daughter of Michael William and Ethel Mary (Varga) Nagy.

Education

Student, University Paris, 1964. Bachelor, Purdue University, 1965. Postgraduate, Indiana University, 1968.

Master of Arts, Southern Illinois University, 1969.

Career

Professor d'Anglais Lycée de Gabes, Gabes, Tunisia, 1965-1966. Professor d'Anglais d'Anglais Lycée de Jeunes Filles, Sfax, Tunisia, 1966-1967. Instructor Center for English as Second Language Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1969-1971.

Teacher College General and Professional Education of Rosemont, Montreal, 1971-1972, International Language Center, Osaka, Japan, 1972-1973. Associate professor Kobe College, Nishinomiya, Japan, since 1974. Testing administrator Test of English as a Foreign Language, Kobe College, 1993.

Testing judge Society for Testing English Proficiency, Osaka, since 1979. Teacher Summer Seminar of Living English, Sanda, Japan, 1976-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: American English Pronunciation, 1992, Hills and Water: Kobe Sketchbook, 1979, Japanese Pronunciation Guide for English Speakers, 1979. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Volunteer teacher Peace Corps, Tunisia, 1965-1967. Member Japn Association Language Teachers, American Literature Society of Japan, International Association of Teaching English as a Foreign Language.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, gardening, japanese flower arranging, japanese stencil dyeing (textiles).

Connections

Married Alistair Christopher-Gavin Seton, December 29, 1973. Children: Sachi Audrey, Kenji Roger.

father:
Michael William Nagy

mother:
Ethel Mary (Varga) Nagy

spouse:
Alistair Christopher-Gavin Seton

child:
Sachi Audrey Seton

child:
Kenji Roger Seton