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Language professional

Steven Ray Brown, Japanese language professional. Certified teacher adult education, California. Member American Association for Applied Linguistics, National Council Teachers English, Teachers English to Speakers of Other Languages.

Background

Brown, Steven Ray was born on July 5, 1952 in Hayward, California, United States. Son of Curtis Ray and Clara Belle Brown.

Education

Bachelor, University California, 1974. Master of Arts, San Diego State University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1996.

Career

Teacher, Castro Valley (California) School District, 1979-1981;instructor, Tohoku Foreign Language School, Sendai, Japan, 1981-1982;instructor, Tohoku Gakuin U., Sendai, Japan, 1984-1986;instructor, James English School, Sendai, Japan, 1982-1984;head teacher, James English School, Sendai, Japan, 1984-1986;instructor Japan program, U. Pittsburgh English Language Institute, Tokyo, 1986-1987;assistant director, U. Pittsburgh English Language Institute, Tokyo, 1987-1988;director, U. Pittsburgh English Language Institute, Tokyo, 1988-1991;instructor Master of Arts TESOL program, Columbia University Teachers College, Tokyo, 1988-1991, summer 1996;staff administrator English Language Institute, U. Pittsburgh, 1991-1995;instructor English, Youngstown (Ohio) State University, 1995-1996;assistant professor, Youngstown (Ohio) State University, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher adult education, California.

Works

Membership

Member American Association for Applied Linguistics, National Council Teachers English, Teachers English to Speakers of Other Languages.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, reading, traveling.

Connections

father:
Curtis Ray

mother:
Clara Belle Brown