English Teachers

Mr. Richard Gregory Bradley

English Teacher

Nationality: American

Educational Degrees:

  • MA Applied Linguistics, LaTrobe University,Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, 2010
  • MS Management, American Technological University, Killeen, Texas, U.S.A., 1986  •  BA International Relations, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, U.S.A.,1977

Certifications:

  • University of Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CISO ID#CSCO20036612)
  • Microsoft MCSE - NT4 (MCP ID#1090351)
  • Novell Certified Network Engineer (ID#6081600)

Academic Career:

  • 2010-present: Lecturer, Vietnamese-German University, Ho Chi Minh City
  • 2002-2010: Lecturer in Ho-Chi-Minh City, Vietnam (The International University, University of Social Sciences and Humanities)

Industry Experience:

  • 1988-2001: Network Administrator/LAN Engineer

Teaching at VGU since 2010

Mr. Graham Carnaffan

English Teacher

Nationality: British

Educational Degrees:

  • Bachelor in English Language, Ecole Superior Robert de Sorbon, France, 2011
  • CELTA, 2002

Academic Career:

  • 2013-present: Vietnamese German University, HCMC
  • 2012-2013: British Council Budapest, Hungary
  • 2010-2011: Teaching English in Danang
  • 2009-2010: Vietnamese German University
  • 2004-2007: Teaching English in Budapest, Hungary (British Council Budapest, Dover Language School)
  • 2001-2004: Teaching English in Hanoi + HCMC (Apollo, Australian University Study program)

Teaching at VGU since 2013 (and 2009-2010)

Mr. Terence Curtis

English Teacher
Nationality: Irish

Educational Degrees:

  • M.Sc. in Environmental Resource Management, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland, 2002
  • B.Sc. in Applied Science, Dublin Institute of Technology, Kevin Street, Dublin, Ireland, 2001

Academic Career:

  • 2012 – 2015: General English & IELTS Teacher, Eastern International University, Binh Duong New City, Vietnam
  • 2009 – 2012: General English & IELTS Teacher, Beijing University of Agriculture, Changping District Beijing, China
  • 2005 – 2012: English Instructor and Teacher in China, Taiwan, Ireland and South Korea

Teaching at VGU since 2015

Ms. Nguyen Thi My

English Teacher
Nationality: Vietnamese

Educational Degrees

  • MSc in International Business Economics, Aalborg University, Denmark 2013
  • BSc in External Economics, Foreign Trade Univesity, Hanoi, Vietnam, 2011

Academic Career

  • 2011-2014: IELTS tutor

Teaching at VGU since 2014

Mr. Nguyen Thanh Duoc

English Teacher
Nationality: Vietnamese

Educational Degrees:

  • MBA, VNU-HCMC, International University, Vietnam 2013
  • MA in Applied Linguistics (TESOL), University of Curtin, Australia, 2008
  • Postgraduate Diploma in TESOL, SEAMEO RELC  - Singapore, 2007
  • BA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language, University of Da Lat, Vietnam, 2002

Academic Career:

  • 2014 – 2015: Visiting lecturer, VNU-HCMC, International University, Vietnam
  • 2008 – 2015: English language lecturer, FPT University HCMC, Vietnam
  • 2007 – 2008: English language lecturer, Nong Lam University, Vietnam
  • 2006 – 2008: English language lecturer, HCMC University of Technology and Education, Vietnam

Teaching at VGU since 2015

Dr. Bui Thi Ngoc Thuy

English Teacher
Nationality:Vietnamese                                                                                                                                

Educational Degrees:

  • Ph. D in Language Policy and Planning, University of Hawaii at Manoa,
    Hawaii, USA, 2013
  • M.A. in Curriculum Instruction and Development, University of Hawaii
    at Manoa, Hawaii, USA, 2009
  • B.A. in English Language and Culture, Hanoi National University,
    Hanoi, Vietnam, 2001

Certifications:

  • Graduate Cerfiticate in Peace and Conflict Resolution,
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hawaii, USA, 2013
  • Certificate of Completion of the Medical Terminology Workshop,
    State of Hawaii, USA, 2014

Academic Career:

  • 5/2015-9/2015: Visiting scholar, The University of Sydney, Australia
  • 2001 – 2015 Teacher of English, Son La Gifted High School, Vietnam
  • 2013 – 2014: Project Manager for Language Services Hawaii,
    Hawaii, USA

Teaching at VGU since 2015

Mr. Pham Bach Duong

Nationality: Vietnamese

Educational Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration, Bolton Business School, University of Bolton, United Kingdom, 2013.
  • Master of Engineering in Mechatronics, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006.
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education (HCMUTE), Vietnam, 2003.

Academic Career:

  • 2013 – 2015: Director of International Education Exchange Center at HCMUTE
  • 2009 – 2013: Vice-Dean of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at HCMUTE
  • 2003 – 2014: University Lecturer in Mechatronic Systems, Industrial Automation, Technical English, etc. at several universities

Teaching at VGU since 2014