Duke Leadership Academy Scholars Profile
Title: Assistant Dean and Director of the English for International Students Program
Senior Management Area: Duke Graduate School
Class Year: 2018
Brad joined The Graduate School as assistant dean and director of the EIS program in July 2015. Before coming to Duke, he directed the INTERLINK Language Center, an intensive English program (IEP) based at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, for five years. Brad has worked with adult language learners in various settings, including community-based programs, adult-education programs, university-affiliated IEPs, and Mexican universities. He has also taught undergraduate and graduate level TESOL courses for pre and in-service teachers.
Brad earned a B.A. in Spanish and linguistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an M.A. in applied linguistics at the Universidad de las Americas-Puebla (Mexico), and a Ph.D. in teaching and learning at Vanderbilt University.