To Ngan Ha (Academic Development and Innovation Consultant)
After graduating with High Distinction from the Fast track Program at the English Department, Vietnam National University, Hanoi, Ngan Ha was awarded the Australian Leadership Awards to pursue her Master degree in Educational Leadership and Management in Melbourne, Australia. She also has over 10 years of teaching experience in various programs ranging from English teacher training to English courses for primary school learners. In 2014, receiving the grant from US-ASEAN Fulbright Scholar Program, she came to Boston University, MA, US and did research in teachers’ development. Ha is particularly interested in professional development and curriculum innovation. As a dedicated teacher, Ha believes in the significance of motivating learners and personalized learning.
Pham Hoai Anh (VNC Program Manager)
Hoai Anh earned a masters’ degree in Education at the University of Cambridge, UK and a master’s degree in Linguistics at Vietnam National University. She is currently a lecturer and deputy head of Professional English Department at in the School of Foreign Languages, at Hanoi University of Science & Technology, with 13 years of experience in delivering GE, EAP, ESP, IELTS, TOEFL and TOEIC courses. She is a module leader and instructor of Research Methodology, Learning to Learn, and Teamwork Skills delivered in English for undergraduate students there. She is also an examiner of BULATS online Speaking & Writing tests, and of KET-PET Speaking tests organized by Cambridge ESOL Examinations. She started teaching English for young learners and teens at Language Link Vietnam in 2014 and has become VNC Program Manager at LLV since 2016.
Yulia Tregubova (Academic Coordinator)
Dr Yulia Tregubova holds a PhD in Linguistics as well as CELTA from London, Young Learners extension to CELTA from Brighton and DELTA with specialisation in ELT Management from Cambridge, UK. Coming from a strong academic background, Dr. Yulia has more than 40 publications and more than 15 years experience in EFL, 10 of which in academic management. She is a certified Cambridge Speaking Examiner for KET, PET, FCE and a Blended Learning specialist. Before joining Language Link Vietnam in 2017, Dr Yulia had spent five years working as a Director of Studies at Language Link Russia, prior to which, she had worked in France and the UK. Dr Yulia is passionate about what she is doing and is particularly good at assessment, technology-based learning, content developing and material design.
Erik Gevers (Academic Coordinator)
Erik is an experienced DELTA-certified English instructor with a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature. He has over 18 years of experience teaching adults and kids from Beginner to Advanced levels. He has taught in a lot of high schools, colleges and private language schools in 8 countries (the UK, the USA, France, Spain, China, Japan, South Korea and Vietnam). He also has extensive experience in educational management, having worked as a Senior Teacher and Manager at some major language schools.
Brett Breed (Deputy Academic Coordinator)
Brett is from Australia and has been teaching in Vietnam for over two years. He has completed both the Cambridge CELTA and Trinity TYLEC. He has taught a wide range of adult, teen and young learner courses including General and Academic English and exam preparation for the Cambridge FCE and IELTS.
Rachel Brenner (Teacher)
Rachel is a qualified CELTA teacher with over three years of teaching experience. She discovered her love for teaching when she joined the United States Peace Corps and taught in the Federated States of Micronesia. After returning from Micronesia she taught English online to young learners in China and Mongolia. Rachel is now part of the Language Link team at Dai Co Viet where she enjoys teaching academic and professional English courses across a variety of age groups.