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Universidad EAFIT
Carrera 49 # 7 sur -50 Medellín Antioquia Colombia
Carrera 12 # 96-23, oficina 304 Bogotá Cundinamarca Colombia
(57)(4) 2619500 contacto@eafit.edu.co

Teachers

Adriana Paola Atehortua - Colombia 

BA in Foreign Langauge Teaching; specialization in Environmental Education, PGCE qualification in UK.

Over twenty years of language teaching experience, both in the UK and in Colombia and Critical Reading and Writing to students at Universidad EAFIT. Translator, lexicographer and editor experience, privately and for various Oxford University Press bilingual dictionaries.
Has an interest in music and the positive effects of it in the language learning process. Certified by the Instituto Cervantes as a DELE proficiency exam interviewer. Enjoys reading children's literature.



Ana María Avellaneda - Colombia

Spanish and Portuguese teacher with over 15 years of experience. Thanks to her background as a graphic designer she has designed material for teaching. Has a degree from Universidad de Los Andes and is specialized in multimedia at Universidad Nacional de Colombia.  Has worked as a proctor and interviewer for the Brazilian Education Ministry´s Portuguese proficiency exam, Celpe-Bras, coeditor and designer of CuéntELE, our Spanish program online magazine.

Ana María Monsalve - Colombia

Master’s Degree in Spanish from The University of Western Ontario, Canada. BA in English and Spanish, from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellín, Colombia. Over six years of experience teaching Spanish to adults in Colombia (Universidad EAFIT), Canada and Spain, and teaching English to children. Enjoys traveling and showing the beauty of her country, Colombia.

Beatriz Celina Mejía Vásquez - Colombia

Studies in Recrealogie – Spanish in Salamanca University, Salamanca, Spain.
McGill University, Concordia University, Université de Québec (UQAM) in Montreal – Canada – Spanish for foreigners (Montreal, Canada)
Long experience as Spanish teacher in EAFIT University; Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, Private teacher to Government employees of Quebec in Montreal, Canada; Private teacher to Canada government consultants in Dakar, Senegal (West Africa)
Research and narration for two educational programs at the station radio at the EAFIT radio station.

Loves to read, travel and learn about cultures, music and languages.


Cielo Hamon - Colombia

Master's Degree in teaching Spanish and French as a foreign language from Universidad de Sevilla Spain; BA in Modern languages from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Bogotá, Colombia
Over six years of experience in Spanish, English and French teaching to all audiences in Colombia, Mexico, Spain, Dominican Republic and the United States.
Interest in research in diverse groups of students' instruction, designing innovative and effective resources for teaching, interest in working with people from other cultures and backgrounds. 



Claudia Vera - Colombia

BA in languages from Universidad de Antioquia; Graduate Diploma in Text Edition at Universidad EAFIT; Graduate Diploma in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language from Universidad Externado de Colombia.

Over six years' experience teaching English and Spanish to adults at Universidad EAFIT; over 15 years' experience as a free-lance translator for different companies in Colombia; currently Translation Project Manager at Universidad EAFIT

Loves reading, jogging and connecting people.    

Diana Isabel Patiño Sánchez - Colombia

Master's Degree in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language and a Master's degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language; Bachelor's Degree in Foreign Language Teaching and a Graduate Diploma in Virtual Teaching Management.
Over eleven years' experience teaching English to children and adults; over four years' experience teaching Spanish to adults; Relevant professional experience in Colombia in Lesson planning, Project design, Action research, Course design and Online teaching. Has worked as an English teacher and an academic director for Anglo Latin, English teacher for the Engineering Program and Multilingua Program at Universidad de Antioquia.  Enjoys researching and planning projects with children and adults. Interested in continuing her education about teaching Spanish.

Diana Patricia Vega Puerta - Colombia

Bachelor's Degree in Modern Languages; Graduate Degree in Investigative University Teaching; Lawyer with a Graduate Degree in Family Law. Also has a certificate in conflict resolution.
Over twenty years' experience teaching English to children and adults in several universities and language centers in Colombia; nine years of experience teaching Spanish to foreigners at Universidad EAFIT and as a private tutor in Colombia and in The United States. Law teacher at Luis Amigó University, trial lawyer, and private consultant.

Used to act in plays as a hobby, with a big passion towards poetry and music, especially salsa. She enjoys interacting with people of different nationalities, and is considered by many as a people person.  

Jairo Giraldo Villegas - Colombia

BA in Modern Languages: English and Spanish; Graduate Diploma in Environmental Education.
Over seven years' experience teaching Spanish as a foreign language; broad experience in teaching English and Spanish in public schools and universities; international experience as a Spanish teacher to Diplomats in Vietnam in a Cancilleria de Colombia Project and the Vietnamese Government and Spanish teacher in Hanoi University.

Enjoys country life spending time with his dogs, practicing TRX and Fit Ball. He loves music and nowadays he is studying Colombian Sign language willing to help hearing impaired people discover the beauty of Spanish language and more.

José Bedoya- Colombia

BA in Professional in Languages from Universidad de Antioquia.
Over 25 years' experience teaching English, and Spanish.  Has taught English to employees from different working areas of a Colombian airline company for 15 years, and developed skills in designing courses for both communicative and specific purposes; has also worked in teaching, teaching training and curriculum design in English for an aviation Company.

Author of the book Inglés para  Mantenimiento de Aviones (to be issued) to teach how to understand technical documentation in aviation maintenance. 


Juan Camilo Cadavid Vélez - Colombia

 BA in Spanish Philology and literature from Universidad de Antiqouia. Over five years' experience in teaching Spanish as a foreign language at Universidad EAFIT; has also worked as lecturer in different areas about Spanish acquisition and didactic tools. Enjoys knowing different cities and cultures and languages as he believes in interculturality as a powerful means for learning. Certified by the Instituto Cervantes as a DELE proficiency exam interviewer. He loves sports and education. Has also practiced volleyball at a professional level in Medellín.

Juan Carlos Delgado Calle - Colombia

Masters' Degree Student in Teaching Spanish as a Second Language from Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana; BA in Spanish and Literature from Universidad de Antioquia.
Over eleven years' experience teaching Spanish to adults; Diverse professional experience in Colombia in Spanish in private and public high schools; has worked as a Spanish teacher in Hanoi, Vietnam. (in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Hanoi University).

Enjoys researching about cities and their relation with sports and education. For the past years he has also enjoyed riding bicycle all along Colombia.


Juan Felipe Zuluaga Molina - Colombia

BA in Foreign Languages and Cultures Teaching from Universidad de Antioquia.
Over five years' experience teaching English, French and Spanish to adults; diverse professional and research experience in Colombia and abroad in areas and projects related to Translation, Linguistics, and Teaching; has also worked as a translator, linguist, terminologist, proofreader and editor.

Enjoys researching languages and cultures and their implications in teaching and learning. For the past 15 years he has been part of the CSA (Scouts Corporation of Antioquia). He is also fluent in Portuguese and hopefully on his way to be so in German. He is now the head of the edition of Revista CuéntELE, an online magazine published twice a year by the Spanish Program at Idiomas EAFIT. This Magazine is written in Spanish and it has content from students and teachers of the area.


Luz Mary Montaña De Amorocho - Colombia

BA in Modern Languages

Over 38 years' experience teaching English to children, teenagers and adults and Spanish to adults; has also been academic coordinator at Javeriana University in Bogotá; Co-author of the preschool English series TIC-TAC-TOE.

Pioneer member of the folkloric dance group at Los Andes University – Bogota; a nature lover; a fan of all kinds of music.


Maritza Galindo Hernández- Colombia

BA in Modern Languages from Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia.  Studies of the German Language in Germany.

Long experience in teaching English, German and Spanish to teenagers and adults.

Passionate about painting and participates in different art contests and exhibitions.


Mónica María Correa Ríos - Colombia

Master's Degree in Spanish-American Litteracy and History (Sorbonne University).
Over thirteen years' experience in teaching Spanish to children and adults in France and Colombia. 

Has worked as International student exchange organizer between France and Colombia; raised and educated in France.


Mónica María Flórez García - Colombia

PhD in Romance Languages-Spanish; M.A. Hispanic Studies; Bachelor's Degree in Social Communications-Journalism
Teacher of Spanish as a Second Language at the University level in the U.S from 2005 to 2012, 5 years teaching at EAFIT's Spanish Program. Certified by the Instituto Cervantes as a DELE proficiency exam interviewer. Co-author of the Activities' Manual for the Spanish Textbook Maravillas del Español. Nine articles published at national and international journals and 14 presentations given at national and international academic conferences; coeditor and designer of CuéntELE, our Spanish program online magazine.
Has written a dissertation about female detective fiction, loves reading and watching movies. 

María Rosaura Gómez- Colombia

Master´s Degree in Education from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá and BA in Languages with emphasis in English and Spanish from Universidad de Antioquia.

Over eleven years' experience teaching Spanish (ELE) to all levels at Universidad EAFIT; former Spanish Program Coordinator for 10 years at Universidad EAFIT; teacher trainer in the area of Spanish Teaching as a foreign language (Universidad de Antioquia)

Coauthor of the Spanish series Maravillas del español (A1 to B2 levels) four books for the Spanish language acquisition as a foreign language (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia and Bergen University, Norway)


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