Our Team


  • Carrie JungCarrie Jung
    BA, TESL Cert., MA (UBC)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Carrie has worked as a teacher for close to 30 years, teaching in Singapore, Japan, the Czech Republic and various universities in Canada. She has bee ... [more]


    Corey Muench
    BA (Southeast Missouri State); MA, French Linguistics (Indiana University); MA, TESOL (Indiana University)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Corey has lived and worked in the USA, France, and Japan. He is proficient in French and knows some Japanese and Spanish. In his free time, Corey like ... [more]


    Douglas JohnstoneDouglas Johnstone
    BA, MA - TESOL (American University in Cairo)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Doug has been teaching at Capilano University for over 20 years. Doug’s interest in other languages and cultures began when he was a Canadian soldier  ... [more]


    Lian ZhangLian Zhang
    BA, MA (Nanjing), M.Ed. (U. of Alta.)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    During the past 25 years at Capilano University, Lian has been involved in developing and teaching most of the courses offered by the English for Acad ... [more]


    Maggie ReaghMaggie Reagh
    BA (Dalhousie U. - King's College), MA TESOL (SIT Vermont), Vermont Professional Teaching Certificate
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Maggie has been teaching and coordinating English for Academic Purposes (EAP) programs for over 25 years, 20 of them at Capilano University. She has l ... [more]


    Milica AcimovicMilica Acimovic
    BA (Belgrade), TESL Cert. (George Brown College), M.Ed. (OISE/UT)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Milica has been teaching EFL/ESL/EAP since 1984 and has been teaching at Capilano University for 20 years. She has lived and taught EFL/ESL/EAP in for ... [more]


    Nicholas JenningsNicholas Jennings
    BA (Wales), CELTA, (Cambridge) MA in Applied Linguistics (Birmingham)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Nicholas has taught English for Academic Purposes (EAP) at Capilano University since 2014. He has previously taught in Russia, the Sultanate of Oman a ... [more]


    Nila GopaulNila Gopaul
    BA, CELTA, M.Ed.
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Nila has been an instructor at Capilano University for over 10 years. She has also taught at several other B.C. post-secondary institutions and in the ... [more]


    Rachelle JorgensonRachelle Jorgenson
    BA & B. Comm. (Univ. of Saskatchewan), MA- TESOL (Columbia Univ., New York)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Rachelle’s English language teaching experience spans over 26 years including 17 years at the post-secondary level. Prior to joining Capilano Universi ... [more]


    Richard BerwickRichard Berwick
    BA (UC, Berkeley), M.Ed. (UBC), Ed.D. (UBC)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Rick has served as an Instructor in the department of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) since 2010, and taught and administered foreign and second l ... [more]


    Steve KingSteve King
    BA (UVic), TESOL Diploma (VCC), M.Ed (SFU)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Steve has been teaching English to international and domestic students since 1997 and has been at Capilano since 2014. He holds a Master of Education  ... [more]


    Susan HalsallSusan Halsall
    BA (SFU), MBA (McGill)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Susan is a professor of Marketing, Strategy, Consumer Behaviour and Experiential Product Development in the Faculty of Global and Community Studies at ... [more]


    Vilien ChenVilien Chen
    BA, TESL Cert., TESOL Diploma, MA
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Vilien has been teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP) for 10 years and at Capilano University for 7 years. She has taught EAP in England, China ... [more]


    Wayne HughesWayne Hughes
    BIS (Waterloo), MFA (UBC), TESL Cert. (VCC)
    Instructor - English for Academic Purposes

    Wayne has been teaching English language since 1991, including the past 21 years at Capilano University. He spent one year living and teaching in Hokk ... [more]