Professional Information

Experience

  • Teacher at the Université de Caen Normandie · Permanent · Feb 2022 – Present- Caen, Normandy, France
  • Fantasy Author – Self-employed · Jun 2015 – Present
    • I write fantasy novels that are self published.
      Most of these are in a personal version of the postmodern section of fantasy and are currently sprouting up in a few other parts of the great genre.
      From werewolves to magic and magination, you can find a lot in what I write.
      If you wish to read the backs of said books : merlingideon.com
  • English Second Language Teacher · Frage Kids English School · Jan 2021 – Dec 2021 · Suseong District, Daegu, South Korea
    • Teaching English to Kindergarten students as well as after-school for primary students.
  • English Teacher · Let it speak · Permanent Part-time · Sep 2020 – Dec 2020 · Caen, Normandy, France
    • Teaching English from 1 to 99 years old.
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant · University of Delaware · Aug 2018 – May 2020 · Jastak-Burgess Hall, Newark, DE, USA
    • Teaching and Tutoring in French

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Education

  • University of Delaware · Master of Arts – MA, Foreign Languages and Literatures, General · 2018 – 2020
    • Activities and societies: Pi Delta Phi, Literature Club
    • I’m a Graduate Teaching Assistant for French while studying French and English literature.
  • Université de Caen Normandie · Master in Cultural Studies, English Literature and History and Language · 2017 – 2019
    • Grade: Mention Bien
    • Activities and societies: – Class Prefect
    • A general study of English Literature and Culture, History and Language.
      Receiving classes given in both French and English.
  • Université de Caen Normandie · Licence Langues Etrangères et Cultures Régionales, English Language and Literature, General2015 – 20172015 – 2017
    • Grade: Passable

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Licenses & certifications

  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)· i-to-i TEFLi-to-i TEFL Issued Jul 2021 · No Expiration Date · Credential ID 603/3955/X

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Skills

  • Language Teaching
  • Writing
  • Tutoring

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Publications

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Languages

  • Afrikaans · Native proficiency
  • English · Native proficiency
  • French · Bilingual proficiency

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