English Language Center Faculty

Michael Palagonia

Director, English Language Center

He earned a Bachelor of Science in Linguistics from the University of Kansas, a Master of Science in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Florida International University, and a Master of Education in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University.  Entering his 14th year in the field of education, he has served as administrator and instructor in secondary and tertiary levels.  He has taught all levels of English, including Business English and Technical English, on three continents in the United States, Japan, Senegal, Guinea, and the United Arab Emirates.